February 4, 2019

How will you know if there is an emergency on campus or if winter weather suspends operations?

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Sign up for UW Alert for 24/7 notifications about emergencies, snow conditions or other situations that might pose a safety threat or disrupt normal operations. It’s a free service for the UW community. Get information by email or text message to help you make decisions and be prepared.  Telephone carrier fees may apply. The UW…

September 5, 2018

Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can. Choose the right tech tools for your department to communicate

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How will your department know how to communicate in an emergency? Check out UW-IT’s Business Continuity Toolkit for ideas on how to share departmental updates and information during emergency events. For example, you could use your internal web page, or set up an email distribution list. You could turn a department voicemail box into a…