New UW System Policy SYS 620 – Working in Isolation

The University of Wisconsin System has recently added SYS 620 Working in Isolation: which establishes requirements for UW System employees and students who are performing potentially hazardous activities without others being present.  All employees and students will be subject the procedures established therein.

Consistent with the issuance of this new UWSA Policy, the University has integrated the Working in Isolation Policy into the UW-Green Bay Building Access and Office Hours Policy. The Institutional policy has been updated and can be viewed here: Building-Access-OP-15-17-1.pdf (

Please take the time and review the updated Institutional Policy as well as SYS 620 and review your area procedures to ensure that you are following this guidance.

If you have any questions, please contact Scott Piontek