Campus review of the draft Field Research Safety Policy OR-0001

To: UC Santa Cruz Community

From: Scott Brandt, Vice Chancellor for Research

The Office of Research is proposing a new policy that addresses research safety in the field.

As required by the standard campus policy review process, the draft policy is available online. Comments may be submitted to by close of business Friday, Nov. 10, 2017.

If no substantial comments are received, this policy will be forwarded to the CP/EVC on or after Nov. 10, 2017, for approval. The final policy will be effective as of the date of CP/EVC approval and published on the Administrative Policy website at