• Lock and secure your desk and office when away.
  • Keep valuables out of sight in a closed and locked desk or file cabinet.
  • If you are working late let someone know where you are and how long you expect to be.
  • If you have to work late, keep all doors between you and the public closed and locked after-hours or when appropriate.
  • When leaving work during the hours of darkness, if you need an escort to your vehicle, call the UAB Police Department.
  • If you are entrusted with a UAB key or CARDKEY access card, DO NOT loan it to anyone. Keys and Cardkeys can be easily lost or stolen and misused.
  • Report all suspicious persons and/or activities to the UAB Police.
  • When vendors come to the office to pick up equipment for returns or repairs, ask to see ID or proof of their affiliation with the company.
  • Be cautious if using restrooms, elevators, or stairwells that are isolated or poorly lit; or go with a friend.
  • Report any suspicious, threatening, or alarming behavior of others to your supervisor or the UAB Police immediately.