Author Archives: UT Dallas International Center Risk and Safety Office

060317 – Attacks in London

The International Center wants to offer our deepest sympathy to any of you who have been affected by the attack at the London Bridge, Vauxhall, and Borough Market in London. Read for relevant advise for UT Dallas travelers and on-campus services available for UTD enrolled students.

060117 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel Central African Republic, Haiti, and Pakistan. The U.S. Embassy in Indonesia warns about the need for personal security awareness during the month of Ramadan. The U.S. Embassy in Mexico cautions about the Tropical Depression over the Pacific coast of Mexico. The CDC reports about a Dengue outbreak in Fiji. The UN warns about crisis in Central African Republic. GDACS reports on the humanitarian impact of the Tropical Cyclone MORA-17 in India and Bangladesh. The CDC shares advise on Summer travel and Zika. International SOS shares advise on healthy routines and road safety awareness ahead of Ramadan.

052317 – Manchester Attack

The International Center wants to offer our deepest sympathy to any of you who have been affected by the attack at Manchester Arena in Manchester. Read for resources for on-campus students and relevant advise for UTD travelers in the UK and other Western Europe countries.

Protests and Demonstrations

Public protests and demonstrations are common, but even a peaceful protest or demonstration can become violent without warning. Learn about safety and security recommendations for UT Dallas travelers to mitigate risk before and during a demonstration abroad.

Europe Travel Alert

As part of the State Department’s continuous efforts to provide Americans traveling abroad with information about relevant events, the Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the risk of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. Read the full travel alert and recommendations for UT Dallas travelers.

050317 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Tunisia and releases an updated Europe Travel Alert. The Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System reports on the Tropical Cyclone DONNA and its impact in Vanuatu. The CDC shares advise on safety precautions to take in case of tornado.

042617 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State alerts about risks for travel to Peru. The CDC shares recommendations on preparing for Spring weather. WHO provides information on how to protect yourself against malaria and other vector-borne diseases.