Tag: Public Safety

The Heat is On: Vital Tips for Heat Safety, Emergency Response

The Heat is On: Vital Tips for Heat Safety, Emergency Response

| June 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

The summer is upon us. Weather forecasters are predicting record temps in June and July. The body can typically accommodate one or two hot days fairly easily, however an extended period of elevated temperatures tends to have a cumulative effect on us. With that in mind, Webster University clinical nurse Suzanne M. Kehder offers some key […]

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Public Safety Offers CERT Emergency Training, May 15 – June 21

Public Safety Offers CERT Emergency Training, May 15 – June 21

| May 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Department of Public Safety will be providing Community Emergency Response Team training starting May 15 through June 21. Classes will be every Tuesday and Thursday night from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The training is a 20-hour course in Disaster Preparedness, Fire Safety, Disaster Medical Operations, Light Search and Rescue Operations, CERT Organizations, Disaster […]

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Planned Webster Alerts Service Interruption

Planned Webster Alerts Service Interruption

| April 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

As part of a major upgrade to the Webster Alerts network, on April 15, 2012, the service provider of Webster Alerts will require some system downtime as they migrate  to new infrastructure. The downtime is expected to take place between 12 a.m. and 3 a.m. on April 15. During this window, the service will be […]

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Incident Report: Webster Hall Vandalism

Incident Report: Webster Hall Vandalism

| January 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Over this past weekend, an act of vandalism occurred in the University’s Webster Hall. Upon discovery of the vandalism the morning of Monday, Jan. 23, the University’s Department of Public Safety and the Webster Groves Police Department responded to the incident. St. Louis County HAZMAT examined a substance used in the vandalism and determined it […]

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Fire Drill/Crisis Response Report

Fire Drill/Crisis Response Report

| November 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

As required by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 and the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, colleges and universities are now required to publicize and evacuation procedures in conjunction with at least one test of the plan per calendar year. We are required to advise if the […]

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