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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.

Helping Protect Our Country

4 Security Management Jobs That Could Be Perfect for You

Security management graduates, like you, share a passion for protecting others and hope to

US Congress

Understanding the Department of Homeland Security Insider Threat and Mitigation Act

As of September 2017, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Insider Threat and Mitigat

House after earthquake

5 Tips to Building an Earthquake-Resistant Structure

Natural disasters are sudden and dangerously powerful, making them a serious threat to com

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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.

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,


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


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

Robots and Drones Saving Lives in Disaster Areas

According to the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, disasters caused $1.4

Infographic of school safety, and growing violence and crime

School Safety: A Growing Concern in Violent Times

The safety of children and faculty in any school, both public and private, has always been

Mental Responses During an Emergency Infographic

Mental Responses During Emergencies

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

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