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Learn what the State of Florida is doing to protect against Ebola.

Published: Oct 28th, 2014

No confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease have been identified in Florida. Learn about the latest Ebola guidance from the Florida Department of Health and CDC here.

Learn answers to questions, current guidance and more about Ebola from the CDC here.

Published: Oct 9th, 2014

The 2014 Ebola epidemic is the largest in history, affecting multiple countries in West Africa. Although the risk of an Ebola outbreak in the United States is very low.

UFPD Issued Weekend Alerts As Required By Clery Act

Published: Oct 2nd, 2014

The University of Florida Police Department acted swiftly in alerting students and employees early Sunday morning using UF Alerts as required by the Clery Act.

September is National Preparedness Month

Published: Sep 3rd, 2014

September is National Preparedness month. Search #NatPrep on social media to find great information or make a plan today! Start yours at

Do you think we’ll get a hurricane this year?

Published: Sep 3rd, 2014

Check out the Alligator’s latest poll to see what people think.

Get Campus all hazard information from @ufpublicsafety

Published: Aug 22nd, 2014

The UF Police, the Department of Emergency Management and the Environmental Health & Safety Department have teamed up to provide the campus community a unified voice for Campus specific public […]

Alachua County Acquires Accessible Hazard Alert System

Published: Jul 15th, 2014

Alachua County Emergency Management has acquired the Accessible Hazard Alert System (AHAS) services from Deaf Link, Inc. The system offers Emergency Management the capability of warning and alerting persons who […]

Area experiences surge in storms that produce lightning

Published: Jul 10th, 2014

Electrifying evidence shows Florida is still on top as the deadliest state in the nation for lightning strikes.

Students: Prepare for hurricane season

Published: Jun 9th, 2014

Hurricane season began this week, and experts say college students should be prepared. After nine years without any major hurricanes in Florida, Gainesville residents have grown complacent — but they […]

Gov. Scott Announces 15-day Sales Tax Holiday for Hurricane Preparedness Supplies

Published: Jun 4th, 2014

Governor Rick Scott today announced a 15-day sales tax holiday for hurricane preparedness supplies as of part his 2014-2015