SECTION 25 Safety & Erg

SECTION 25 WORKPLACE SAFETY AND ERGONOMICS

25.1     The University will provide a work environment which complies with state and federal statutes regarding safety in the workplace.  Faculty members may request a review of a workstation for compliance with appropriate ergonomic standards.

25.2     Faculty members shall not be required to work under hazardous conditions or to perform tasks which endanger their health or safety without appropriate precautions. Protective devices and first aid equipment shall be provided to faculty members who practice in hazardous instructional environments.

25.3     The University places a high priority on safety and security and expects all employees to follow all University policies and procedures on emergency preparedness and response.