AED – Replacement Pads, Battery, etc.

AED Replacement Pads, Battery, or Medical Direction:  AED Coordinators: To order replacement pads or batteries from Cintas for Defibtech Reviver or Reviver View AEDs via purchase card or e-check, please log into LifeREADY and select the Order Form tab. To order replace pads or batteries via UGAMart from Cintas, please complete the CINTAS-UGA Order Form and place … Read more

Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Program Guidelines

An automated external defibrillator (AED) is a small, portable device that analyzes the heart’s rhythm for any abnormalities and, if necessary, directs the rescuer to deliver an electrical shock to the heart of someone suffering from sudden cardiac arrest. This shock, called defibrillation, may help the heart to reestablish an effective rhythm. UGA AED Program … Read more

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Weather Radio Information

The best way to survive an emergency is to know when it’s coming so you can take appropriate action. A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Weather Radio is the optimal way to hear watches and warnings from the National Weather Service (NWS) even if they are issued in the middle of the night. NOAA … Read more

CERT – FAQs

Many questions about the UGA CERT program can be answered with these Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), but if you have additional questions, please call or email the Office of Emergency Preparedness at (706) 542-5845. What is UGA CERT? The intent of the UGA Campus Emergency Response Team (CERT) program is to educate the University community (faculty, … Read more

Emergency Notification Plan

Emergency notification is based on the desire to inform people about dangerous situations that may have serious impacts. Notifying individuals of dangerous situations allows people to take action to protect themselves and the people around them. The University of Georgia (UGA) Office of Emergency Preparedness (OEP) is responsible for many facets of emergency notification on … Read more

Pandemic Flu Plan

Since 2005, representatives from the UGA Office of Emergency Preparedness (OEP), University Health Center, and UGA Police Department have been involved in pandemic influenza planning in conjunction with local, state, and federal emergency planning and response agencies. The community-wide planning efforts are ongoing. However, the overall ability of the University to respond appropriately to an … Read more

Pre-Disaster Hazard Mitigation Plan

The UGA Pre-Diaster Hazard Mitigation Plan (PDM) is the product of a thorough planning process that relied on the skills and expertise of many campus departments as well as the Athens-Clarke County government. In order to promote consistency of information between the Athens-Clarke County Pre-Disaster Hazard Mitigation Plan and the University of Georgia Pre-Disaster Hazard Mitigation Plan, … Read more