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HR Health and Safety

Pratt Institute endeavors to provide a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.

Employees should notify HR at 718.636.3787 or or any member of the HR staff of any circumstances or conditions on or around campus that interfere with their safety and general well-being.

Additional campus resources are the Department of Public Safety at 718.636.3540/3541 and Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) at 718.399.4250.


On occasion, severe weather or the occurrence of other environmental conditions may impact the Institute’s operations and result in the closing of the Institute or a modification of the Institute’s schedule. On such occasions, notifications will be made to employees via the Emergency Alert System,, and the phone-in notification system. Separate notifications will be made for Classes (faculty and students) and Offices (all other employees) per the attached procedure.


Weather and Emergency Notifications