The UAB Department of Occupational Health & Safety's mission is to ensure that our customers have a safe workplace by providing them with the service and knowledge necessary to protect themselves, the UAB community, and the environment.
UAB will be holding a Health and Safety Fair on Campus during the week of Homecoming.

The Fair will be held on Friday, Oct. 6th from 10:30am-2:30pm on the UAB Campus Green.2015 dorm burn firefighterimage by David Gunnells/UAB


A Fire Safety Demonstration involving the burning of full-scale models of residence hall rooms will follow the Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally at the UAB Mini Park (on 14th St, across from Heritage Hall).

There will be free food and drinks, music, free T-shirts, giveaways, hula hooping, as well as health and safety displays and presentations.

Food trucks will be parked in the area for those who would like to purchase food.

The 2017 Health & Safety Fair and Mock Dorm Burn are sponsored by Coca Cola, Snoozy'sUAB Facilities, UAB Occupational Health and Safety, UAB Student Involvement, and the UAB Campus Recreational Center

Participants will include:
UAB Facilities
UAB OH&S

UAB Emergency Management
UAB Alabama Vaccine Research Clinic
UAB Callahan Eye Hospital
EMS Club of UAB
UAB Enterprise Information Security
UAB Health and Human Sciences
UAB Police
UAB School of Dentistry
UAB School of Nursing
UAB Translational Research for Injury Prevention
American Kidney Fund
Jefferson County Health Department

Jefferson County EMA