newscasters holding in hand in remembrance of fallen colleagues

The New York Times Peek-Asa talks workplace safety in wake of Virginia shooting

In the wake of the Virginia shooting incident on live TV, Corinne Peek-Asa, director of the UI Injury Prevention Research Center, discusses employers' responsibility under federal law for providing work sites that are free of hazards, which government rules and court decisions have established can include workplace violence.

Crime Alert

The University of Iowa issued a Crime Alert on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015.

Crime Alert

The University of Iowa issued a Crime Alert on Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015.
Bea Hanson, the Director of the Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women holds a town hall meeting Monday, August 17th, in the Harding Assembly Hall at the Levitt Center for University Advancement as part of her national tour commemorating t

University of Iowa cited as leader in combatting campus sexual assaults

Federal official says other universities replicating UI model
Bea Hanson, principal deputy director of the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Violence Against Women, hailed the University of Iowa as a leader for its commitment to reducing the incidence of sexual assaults on campus.
man in driver seat of car with hands off the wheel demonstrating driverless car technology

My car does what?!

UI partners with NSC to educate consumers about vehicle safety features
University of Iowa and the National Safety Council have launched to help educate consumers about new automotive safety technologies and how they work.
an apple on a stack of books in front of blackboard

Media tipsheet: UI experts for back-to-school topics

To help everyone make a smooth transition, the University of Iowa is offering a list of experts who can talk about everything from helping a child get on the right sleep schedule to preventing back-related injuries from carrying backpacks that are too heavy.

Iowa Board of Regents June 4 roundup

Mason honored during final board meeting of her presidency
Following are highlights from the Iowa Board of Regents meeting Thursday, June 4, at Iowa State University in Ames.
Student crosses virtual road.

KCRG University of Iowa studying safety of pedestrians texting and crossing

In an effort to improve pedestrian and motorist safety, University of Iowa researchers are using a simulator called the Hank Virtual Environments Lab to learn whether pedestrians texting and walking near traffic will pay attention to warnings on their cell phones.