Experienced leader will oversee campus’s daily business operations

Ronald Cortez to join UCI as vice chancellor for administrative & business services

UC Irvine’s Fire Safety Division recently received a Life Safety Achievement Award for its 2012 accomplishments from the National Association of State Fire Marshals’ Fire Research & Education Foundation, in partnership with the Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Co.

Two environmental health and safety programs at UC Irvine have received awards from the Campus Safety, Health & Environmental Management Association. UC Irvine was the only university to win two of the prestigious awards.

Accidents among UCI employees have been on the decline for years, and in 2010 the campus had the lowest number of workers’ compensation claims in the University of California system.

Zen and the art of workplace safety

UCI researchers produced five picture books combining colorful illustrations and rhyming text with parenting lessons to evaluate whether they’d boost the safety practices and health habits of new mothers.

Baby books can boost home safety, study finds

Already a leader in water conservation, UCI combats drought by going after every drop

How dry we are

Event scheduled for March 26 marks the conclusion of a process agreed to last October by university and union officials.

UCI’s new and retrofitted Smart Labs employ occupancy and air-quality sensors to cut energy use by 50 percent.

Intelligent design