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

SPPM Revision Memorandum

DATE: March 23, 2011
FROM: Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms
TO: Manual Users
SUBJECT: Safety Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number Ninety


This SPPM revision includes the following change:

Transport and Shipment of Hazardous Materials and Dangerous Goods S80.68

This revision:

  • Moves oversight responsibility to the Office of Research Assurances;
  • Removes the reference to “biological materials” from the title;
  • Adds a requirement for trained departmental and campus shipping coordinators;
  • Adds a requirement for an emergency response telephone number on shipping papers;
  • Expands the “Exceptions” portion of the section.