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Safety Week

Fall 2022

The Office of Environmental Health and Safety partners with UofM vendors and safety professionals to present classes throughout the week to cover a variety of safety topics. Stay tuned to see this years class offerings!

*Courses are free, but seats are limited. Visit Learning Curve to enroll for courses listed under the Health and Safety category, then under the heading Safety Palooza.

Safety Palooza

Fall 2022

Join us for the conclusion of Safety Week – Safety Palooza! The outdoor safety fair by the fountain will feature members of the campus community and University vendors showcasing best practices to ensure safety at the UofM. Students, faculty, and staff can expect booths focusing on fire safety, laboratory safety, office safety and industrial safety. Booths will be offering hands-on education, freebies, and practical takeaways to help empower attendees about their own safety.

This event is open to the entire campus community. All students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to attend.

Free pizza will be available while supplies last.

For more information or to participate in Safety Week and/or Safety Palooza, contact Brandi Coleman bclman13@memphis.edu or Amanda DiFucci adifucci@memphis.edu


List of Potential Booths Attending Safety Palooza

University of Memphis Groups/Departments Type of Booth
Campus Recreation CPR class offerings
Center for Earthquake Research and Information Earthquake Preparedness
Crisis Management Team Crisis Management Plan
Department of Earth Sciences Emergency Management Minor & Concentration
Environmental Health and Safety  Occupational Safety, Laboratory Safety, Fire Safety 
IT Security and Identity Management Computer Security
Physical Plant Safety Committee General Safety Issues, Safety Suggestions
Police Services Victim Services, Police Services, LiveSafe App
Sustainability Office MS4 Program (Stormwater)
Tiger Bike Tiger Bike Share Program
External Groups/Vendors  Type of Booth
American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness, Emergency Response Vehicle
Bird Rides, Inc. Safe riding and parking of Bird Scooters
Chartwells Food Safety
Cintas Corporation First Aid, Laboratory Safety
CN Police Service Railroad Safety
CSX Railroad Safety
Grainger Occupational Safety
Honeywell Analytics Occupational Safety, Portable Gas Detection
JDF Associates Occupational Safety, Industrial Safety
Kyle W. Kiihnl Memorial Foundation Drowsy driving/sleep
Landmark Construction  Contractor Safety 
Memphis Fire Department Fire Safety
MSA Safety Occupational Safety, Fall Protection Simulator
National Weather Service  Hazardous Weather Safety and Awareness
Northern Safety and Industrial Occupational Safety, Industrial Safety
Shelby County, Crime Victims & Rape Crisis Center  Services offered to victims of crime
TN Dept of Treasury- Claims and Risk Management  Workers' Compensation, Auto Liability
TN Highway Patrol Distracted Driving Simulator
UT Health Science Center Occupational Health Services Offered
Veolia Hazardous Waste