Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms Policies and Procedures Revisions

SPPM Revision Memorandum

 

DATE: February 11, 2016
FROM: Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms
TO: Manual Users
SUBJECT: Safety Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number One Hundred Four

 

This SPPM revision includes the following changes:

Ergonomics 2.74

This revision:

  • Updates the policy and procedures for evaluating equipment, tools, tasks, and work environments for physical risk factors that can lead to musculoskeletal disorders and/or computer vision syndrome.
  • Incorporates some elements of Back Injury Prevention and Treatment section SPPM 2.76.
  • Adds contact information for ergonomic training and evaluation assistance at the regional campuses.
  • Clarifies that training sessions vary by campus location.
  • Clarifies that ergonomic chair trial and acquisition from University Stores is available only on the Pullman campus.

Back Injury Prevention and Treatment 2.76

This revision removes section 2.76: Back Injury Prevention and Treatment.