Risk Management

Visitors and Student Injuries

Handling and Reporting all Non-Employee Injuries:

  • Encourage the injured person to seek medical treatment if appropriate. Students may contact or go to 10383 42nd Ave., Suite A  for assistance Monday & Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. or Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • If the injured person is unable to transport him or herself for treatment, phone the GVSU Police at (616) 331-3255 or Pew Campus Security (616) 331-6677 for on-site assistance. Faculty and staff members should NOT attempt to transport the injured student.
  • Faculty or staff members providing assistance should inform the injured party that he/she is responsible for all medical expenses. The injured party should submit related medical bills to his/her own insurance company for coverage. DO NOT promise that bills will be paid by the University.

Page last modified August 28, 2012