Risk Management

COVID-19 Prevention Program

USF is required to establish and implement an effective written COVID-19 Prevention Program (CPP) pursuant to an Emergency Temporary Standard in place for COVID-19 (California Code of Regulations (CCR), Title 8, section 3205(c)).

COVID-19 Prevention Plan

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The mission of the Risk Management unit is to protect the University both internally and externally from risks that threaten its integrity. This is accomplished by:

  • Understanding the needs and priorities of the university community
  • Providing quality services in a professional and responsive manner
  • Providing education through training and consultation
  • Developing materials and resources to provide guidance to the university community

We hope you find the information on these pages useful. If you have questions or suggestions, please contact Melissa Diaz, at mddiaz2@usfca.edu or by phone at (415) 422-5899.

The Environmental Health & Safety Office (EH&S) provides guidance and services to protect the health and safety of the University through compliance with local, state, and federal environmental and occupational health and safety laws and regulations. EH&S works with Risk Management to combine the technical disciplines of environmental health and safety with risk control and risk transfer. The purpose is to provide guidance, programs, training, and direction to staff, faculty, and students to best create a safe environment.

If you have questions regarding Environmental Health and Safety, please contact Joe Murphy, at murphyj@usfca.edu or by phone as (415) 422-5884.