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4:038 Environmental, Health, and Safety Policy

 

Austin Peay State
University
Environmental, Health, and Safety Policy


POLICIES
Issued:  March 25, 2017

Responsible Official:  Vice President for Finance and Administration

Responsible Office:  Environmental, Health, and Safety
 

 


Policy Statement


Austin Peay State University recognizes its obligation to provide a program for health and safety on campus, to minimize health hazards and risk of injury, and to minimize the impact of University operations on the natural environment. 

Austin Peay State University will support and maintain a strong commitment to safety, health and environmental protection through:

          1. Achieving and maintaining compliance with federal, state, and local safety, health, and environmental requirements;
          2. Minimizing hazards, reducing pollution, and continuously improving our practices regarding safety, health, and environmental protection;
          3. Inspecting and eliminating unsafe conditions and practices;
          4. Training employees in health, safety, and environmental practices pertinent to their job requirements.

Employees are expected to demonstrate compliance with legal requirements and be supportive of environmental, health, and safety initiatives. Students are expected to demonstrate compliance with the student code of conduct requirements and be supportive of environmental, health, and safety initiatives.


Revision Dates


APSU Policy 4:038 (supersedes 1:014) - Reviewed:  March 25, 2017
APSU Policy 4:038  - Rev.: November 18, 2015 
APSU Policy 4:038 - Rev.: March 12, 2009
APSU Policy 4:038 - Issued: January 23, 1989


Subject Areas:

Academic Finance General Human 
Resources
Information
Technology
Student 
Affairs
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Approved


President: signature on file