Work Safe Program

Working Late? Work Safe!

Office workerCampus Police and Western Foot Patrol operate the Work Safe program. This service is free of charge and is open to anyone who will be working late on campus.  Customers call to register with the program, and after which they can call the service at any time when working late at night.

Hours of Operation

7 days a week, 6pm-6am
September, Holiday, exams, 9pm-6am

How to use Work Safe


Customers must register before using the program.  To register, customers call the Western Foot Patrol Office at 519 661-3650 (or extension 83650) between 12 and 5 pm or 6 pm and 1 am, Monday to Friday; or Campus Police at 519 661-3300 (or extension 83300) between 1 and 6 am.

How it Works

When you call to use the service, you will select times through the evening to contact Western Foot Patrol or Campus Police.  You are responsible to call and "check in" with the operator at these established times.

If you have not called five minutes after the designated check in time, we will call you.  If you do not answer the phone, we will leave a message, wait five minutes and then dispatch the Police for a welfare check.

You must call the service before you leave the campus for the evening.

Using the Service

To use the service, call 519 661-3650 between the hours of 6 pm and 1 am, or 519 661-3300 between 1am and 6 am.