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  • Stormwater Quality

    Here at UD, we have a stormwater program along with stormwater management facilities to keep our rain water runoff as clean as possible. Rainwater runoff from campus eventually ends up in the White Clay Creek or the Christina River.
    Don’t Pollute – Only rain down the storm drain!

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  • Fall protection information

    Fall protection training at the University of Delaware.

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  • Fire Safety demonstration

    Here at UD, fire safety is constantly in the forefront of daily activities year round. Already this past August, over 200 Resident Assistants participated in a Fire Safety Night which included live fire extinguisher training.

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Safety Beacon is here

The new issue of the quarterly newsletter is now available.

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Lab Safety

UD Laboratory and Classroom Safety Quiz

Welcome to the University of Delaware’s Lab Safety Video Training Program. Read More

Fire Protection

Space Heater Policy and Safety Precautions

The recent snowfall reminds us that we are now entering into the winter months, and the ability to keep our homes and workplaces at a comfortable temperature raises fire safety concerns. Read More


Consumer Safety Alert- Laser Pointers

A recent study by researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) found that most laser pointers they tested did not comply with accepted eye safety standards. Read More


AEDs in University Departments

In many places on campus you will see automatic external defibrillators, or AEDs, mounted on the walls. These units are used in the event of a cardiac arrest to try to restart the heart. The sooner an AED is used, the better the chances for the patient’s survival. Read More