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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.

Chemical Drums

Tips for the Safe Handling Of Chemical Drums

Tips for the Safe Handling Of Chemical Drums The Occupational Safety and Health Administra

Human Error

How to Reduce Human Error and Increase Information Security

5 Ways to Reduce Human Error and Increase Information Security According to a recent study

Labor Laws

10 U.S. Labor Laws Protecting the Rights of Workers

Workers’ Compensation Programs Workers Workers’ compensation programs are programs tha

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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.


How Safety Specialists Can Prevent Injuries and Save Their Organizations Money

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Thomas D. Schneid

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Dr. Ryan Baggett

Assistant Professor, Safety Security and Emergency Management-Homeland Security   Cli

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Emergency Management

The Benefits & Challenges of Using Artificial Intelligence for Emergency Management

Natural disasters are out of the reach and influence of human beings. However, a lot can b

Disaster Response Training with Virtual Reality

How the Department of Homeland Security Can Use Virtual Reality for Disaster Response Training

Disasters can strike at any time, and we need to be prepared when they do. Rapid response

Water Crisis

Our Nation’s Growing Water Crisis: What You Need to Know

The water infrastructure in our country is over 100 years old, so an upgrade is long overd

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