Health & Safety

The URA-AFT Health and Safety Committee (URA-AFT H & S) is committed to empowering and working alongside members to make Rutgers a safe, healthy, and accessible workplace for all. 

Committee Members:

Alexandra Walczak, Chair

Eleanor Bullock

Christine O’Connell, URA President

Josh Eaise

Jo Nagle, (URA Secretary)

Greg Rusciano Marti, (URA-AFT Staff)

Interested in joining the Committee?

Dues-paying union members in good standing are eligible to join the Committee. Meetings are held on the fourth Friday of every month. For more information or to attend a meeting, contact

Need to report a health and safety concern or violation? 

  1. In cases of emergency, call 911 or emergency services.
  2. For all other health and safety issues, call in or file a report through the Rutgers University Facilities Service Call Center or alert your supervisor or department staff in charge of facilities. 
  3. Email us at to report unaddressed or ongoing issues.

Need to report an accommodations process, accommodations determination, or accessibility issue? 

Contact if you have questions about the application process or want to discuss next steps if you received a determination that does not meet your needs. You may also file a complaint with the New Jersey Division on Civil Rights.