Risk Management and Safety
eForm: Student/Staff Incident Report
Incident Report eform A new Incident Report eform has been created to use in reporting injuries that are NOT work-related. This form should be used by any faculty, staff or student for occurrences of property damage or dange...
Foodborne Illness and Complaint Policy
This guide is intended to help the University confidently respond to foodborne complaints received by our program are consistently entered, assigned to an inspector, investigated, resolved, or referred to the appropriate agency for further action. ...
Hazardous Waste Policy & Procedure
This policy is designed to ensure that every effort is made to minimize the generation of hazardous waste and that all hazardous waste is properly managed and disposed of in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local regulations. Emp...
Policies: 12/15-Passenger Van Safety Policy
All operators of UWEC owned, leased, or non-owned 12 & 15-passenger vans shall possess a valid driver’s license and maintain a good driving record. Departments will select and approve all operators and arrange for them to attend an a...
Policies: Asbestos Safety Policy
The plan has been developed to protect the health of all employees, faculty, students, and visitors by managing asbestos containing building materials (ACBM) in ways that do not allow the uncontrolled release of asbestos fibers into the environmen...
Policies: Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan
The Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan is designed to minimize risks to the University community from exposure to human blood, blood products, and other potentially infectious materials, and to meet regulatory expectations mandated by the...
Policies: Confined Space Entry Program
University’s safety policy regarding Confined Spaces establishing the requirements and performance standards needed to protect employees and contractors from hazards associated with confined space and to safely enter to perform work in confi...
Policies: CPR/AED Training Program
CPR/AED Training Program : This policy is to provide guidance to departments in determining when Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training is required for their employees and to ensure that adequate e...
Policies: Drones/Unmanned Aircraft Systems Policy
Unmanned Aircraft Systems, including drones and model aircraft, offers valuable academic and recreational learning opportunities. Anyone who seeks to operate UAS in relation to their educational program or activity while on University proper...
Policies: EH&S Training Program
The EHS training program is designed to identify, evaluate, and control safety and health hazards and provide for training in critical areas. Provides employee training gives relevant staff a working knowledge of safety compliance guidelines, best...
Policies: Electrical Safety in the Workplace
University’s safety policy regarding establishing safety requirements for University faculty, staff and students who may work with or near electrically energized equipment during normal activities. View Full Policy ...
Policies: Emergency Equipment Inspection
University’s safety policy outlining systematic care, service and inspection of emergency equipment to ensure a serviceable condition and to detect and correct failures before they become major repairs, thereby extending serviceable life. ...
Policies: Ergonomic Safety Program
The Ergonomics Safety Program is to inform all employees that UW-Eau Claire is committed to provide guidance in the identification of ergonomic hazards and the implementation of controls that will reduce the potential for injury due to those h...
Policies: First Aid Kit Program
Departments are responsible for stocking first aid kits in their areas. Risk Management, Safety and Sustainability recommends first aid kits be located in the main office of each department and in high hazard areas such as laboratories and mechani...
Policies: Footwear Policy
Footwear Policy: This policy is to provide guidance in determining Footwear use in various departments, specifically Facilities. View Full Policy ...