Tag: Public Safety

Upcoming safety opportunities

Active Shooter Simulation The active shooter simulation demonstrates how fast decisions are made and how people, including law enforcement personnel need to react in an active shooter situation. It includes a “shoot/don’t shoot” simulation. The new time and location is 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 6, Room 103, University Union. Community Conversation: Building […]

Security and Fire Reports Available

UWGB’s Annual Security Report and Annual Fire Report are now available. The Annual Security Report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes. The Annual Fire Report includes statistics for the previous three years regarding training and any fires that occurred in on-campus student housing. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security. […]

Fire drill on campus Oct. 4

It’s likely to catch you by surprise, even with this reminder… but Public Safety reminds us that the campus community is expected to participate fully in fire drills on Tuesday, Oct. 4. To ensure an effective building evacuation, it is necessary to conduct the fire drills while classes are in session. These dates were chosen because […]

Fire drills next week

Fire drills will be conducted Thursday, Sept. 22. The rain date will be Tuesday, Oct. 4. During the academic buildings fire drill the campus emergency notification systems will be tested including GB Alert, NetNotify, and the campus public address system. This drill will be monitored by members of the UWGB Public Safety and the final report […]

Final reminder: Register for Dealing with Disruption

Have you ever been concerned for a student, co-worker, friend or family member and been unclear on a course of action?  Do you know how to recognize when to be concerned, what to do or what not to do, and who you can call for help? Do you have a plan of action for personal safety? Register […]

UW-Green Bay Police to campus: ‘Watch those crosswalks’

It was in your inbox earlier today, but worth repeating… UW-Green Bay Police seeks to prevent injuries to members of the Phoenix family. Allow extra travel time to prevent speeding, buckle your seat belt every time, and remember that state law requires motorists to stop for pedestrians in a crosswalk—including crosswalks on campus.

Reminder: Dealing with Disruptions

Save the date for the “Dealing with Disruptions” presentation, 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 28, or 10 a.m. to noon, Oct. 6, in the Christie Theater. Have you ever been seriously concerned for a student, co-worker, friend or family member? Unclear on a course of action? Have you thought of your personal safety and those around […]

Grant will encourage campus drivers to buckle up

UW-Green Bay Police has been awarded an $11,341 Highway Safety Seat Belt Enforcement Grant to fund additional traffic enforcement to improve traffic safety. This grant was funded by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and awarded by the Wisconsin Bureau of Transportation Safety as part of a statewide safety campaign to encourage seat belt usage to […]

Pub for pedestrians’ public safety

We announced last week that UW-Green Bay Public Safety received grant money to help protect pedestrians at crossings. Green Bay Press-Gazette correspondent Patti Zarling interviewed UWGB Sergeant Jeff Gross about the effort in conjunction with the Green Bay city police to try to get drivers to be more aware of those on foot nearby.  “Officers […]