Resolution: Readiness

Resolution: Readiness

As we start 2024, you may be thinking of all the things you want to accomplish in this new year. Your list may include things like traveling more, trying new things or just making it to your 8 a.m. class on time.

No matter what’s on that list, make sure you are prepared for any disasters and emergencies the new year may bring. Here are a few tips to help you do just that.

  1. Download the UA Safety app so you will be sure to always receive UA Alerts and severe weather information for Tuscaloosa.
  2. Update your contact information in myBama so you can receive UA Alerts text messages.
  3. Make a personal emergency plan.
  4. Take a class in CPR and First Aid. UA offers Save a Life Training.
  5. Learn how to properly use a fire extinguisher.
  6. Learn the best places on campus to take shelter during severe weather or other emergencies.
  7. Listen to 92.5 FM UA Info Radio for more preparedness tips all year long.

Safety Reminder: UA Alert System Test

UA is starting the new year with a test of its emergency notification systems, including UA Alerts, the public address system and digital signage Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 11:55 a.m.