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Articles

Eastern Kentucky University continues to update you on the latest news in your safety field and what is happening at the University by providing this News & Resources page. You will be able to keep current. Be sure to check back frequently, as content will change periodically.

Firefighting Requirements and Tips to Becoming a Fire Chief

Becoming a fire chief is a daunting challenge, as it requires going beyond the expectation

5 Safety Training Resources for Occupational Safety Specialists

Occupational safety specialists work in a field that’s constantly in a state of flux. To

4 Occupational Diseases and Prevention Tips

In the early 1900s, public awareness toward work-related injuries and diseases increased a

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Videos

Faculty members in the College of Justice and Safety at Eastern Kentucky University are nationally and internationally known for their teaching, research and dedication to the fire, safety and security fields. Hear directly from them on topics from where they see the industry in the next 5 years to what makes the EKU online programs unique.

Make a career out of saving lives

Make a career out of saving lives

Click here for transcripts Every day millions of workers across the country clock in. But,

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What does it mean to save one life?

Click here for transcripts What does it mean to save one life? More than you think. Becaus

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How Safety Specialists Can Prevent Injuries and Save Their Organizations Money

Click here for transcripts Workplace safety is all about preventing illness and injury at

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Infographics

Check out all of Eastern Kentucky University's latest Infographics!

Mental Responses During an Emergency Infographic

Mental Responses During Emergencies

Since elementary school, children are taught how to respond to emergencies like earthquake

The Current State of Workplace Safety in the U.S.

The Current State of Workplace Safety in the U.S.

Every day, countless workers risk their lives in the performance of their duties. This is

Growing threats to child safety

The Growing Threats to Child Safety Around The World

No child should have to worry about his or her safety and welfare. Unfortunately, millions

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