University of Lethbridge

Campus Safety Services


Description
Provides campus safety services.

Service offers:

  • security services, emergency management, and safety services

Security services provides:

  • security personnel familiar with the campus, buildings, and people and are trained to respond to medical emergencies
  • Safe Walk - escorted walks on campus; available to all students, faculty, staff, and visitors 24 / 7
  • Working Alone web system - check-in system that allows students to log in and make campus security personnel aware of thier location when working alone on campus

Emergency management provides:

  • development of plans for all hazardous situations that might occur at the University of Lethbridge
  • Campus Incident Response Team (CIRT) - a volunteer workforce whose primary task is to assist with the safety of the campus community during times of crisis or emergencies
  • Emergency Management Team (EMT)
  • Emergency Policy Group (EPG)

Safety services provides:

  • education and promotion of risk control and a strong safety culture for students, faculty, staff, and to members of the external community who attend and use the University facilities and services
  • safety audits and assisting with hazard assessments
  • safety training such as Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS), laboratory safety, and radiation and biosafety
  • risk assessments and risk orientations for events, field trips, practicum, co-op, affiliations, internships, and international travel programs
  • waiver creation and administration, incident / accident investigation, and claims management
Affiliation: Partnered with Lethbridge Police Service and Crime StoppersKey Provider: security personnel
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • current students
  • staff
  • or faculty of the University of Lethbridge
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access services:
  • contact or visit website for more information
To access Safe Walk:
  • call 
  • or drop in
To access Work Alone:
  • login online
  • call Safe Walk for an escorted walk when finished working
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting period. Contact for details. 

Telephone
403-329-2603
Telephone
403-329-2345 (Security Emergency)
Telephone
403-329-2549 (Security Office and Non-emergency)
Telephone
403-380-1888 (Safe Walk)
Web Site
https://www.uleth.ca
Email
security.ops@uleth.ca; oem@uleth.ca(EmergencyManagement)
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Educational Institution
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
August 17, 2021
Address
University of Lethbridge; 4401 University Drive W
Lethbridge, AB, T1K 3M4
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