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

SPPM Revision Memorandum

June 20, 2005

TO: Manual Users
FROM: Ralph Jenks, Director
SUBJECT: Safety Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number Sixty-One


This SPPM revision includes the following changes:

Prevention of Hantavirus Exposure S70.22

Pullman departments may purchase services from the University’s cleanup contractor. Non-Pullman departments have the option of hiring a local area cleanup contractor in conformance with the University purchased services contracting procedures.

Bird and Bat Waste Exposure Prevention S70.24

This revision updates the procedures for the prevention of exposure to diseases which may be present in bird and bat droppings. The revision also updates the procedures for obtaining cleanup services.