Safety at RMU
Safety Plans & Policies
Safety Forms
Chemical Inventory & MSDS Database
Safety Related Documents
Monthly Safety Tips
Safety Links
Safety Committee
Safety Education Suite
Campus Emergency Resources
Facilities Management Home

For More Information, Contact:

Tim J. Kirsch, CIH
Senior Director, 
Capital Projects and Safety 
Facilities Management
kirsch@rmu.edu
412-397-6282 Phone
412-397-6474 Fax

Olivia A. Lampenfeld
Safety Specialist
lampenfeld@rmu.edu
412-397-5919 Phone
412-397-6474 Fax

FACULTY/STAFF > DEPARTMENTS & OFFICES > FACILITIES MANAGEMENT > SAFETY AT RMU > SAFETY POLICIES

Safety Plans & Policies

The safety committee and each of the written management plans establish the foundation for a comprehensive safety process. The management plans define the implementation policies and procedures, the process for educating staff, and how we measure performance. In addition, these plans establish a formal organizational structure designed to facilitate the achievement of our safety goals and objectives.

Please click on the below links for the detailed plans and policies: 

Safety Management Plan
Incident Investigation and Reporting Policy
Bloodborne Pathogen Policy
Fall Prevention & Protection Policy
Aerial Lift Safety Policy
The Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout) Policy
Personal Protective Equipment Policy
Confined Space Entry Policy
Hearing Conservation Policy
Contractor’s Safety Handbook Policy
Forklifts and Tow Motors Policy

Security Management Plan
Golf Cart and Service Vehicle Safety Policy
Key and Access Control Policy

Hazardous Materials and Waste Management Plan
Hazardous Waste Management and Disposal Policy
Universal and Regulated Waste Management Policy
Hazard Communication Policy
Asbestos Management Policy
Ammonia Plan Policy
Guidelines for Compressed Gas Cylinders Policy

Lab Safety Management Plan
Chemical Hygiene Policy
Disposal of Sharps and Broken Glass Policy
Handling of Peroxide Forming Chemicals Policy
SNHS Job Shadowing Policy
SEMS Job Shadowing & Internship Policy

Fire Safety Management Plan
Fire Procedures Policy

Utility Systems Management Plan

Emergency Management Plan

Emergency Response Plan

Table of Contents
Section I
Section II
Section III
Appendix A
Appendix B
Section IV
Tab A Power Failure
Tab K Information Systems Failure
Tab O Bomb Threat or Suspicious Packages
Tab O Bomb Threat Checklist
Tab Q Active Shooter-Hostage Barricade Incident
Tab X Fire Emergency
Tab JJ Extreme Weather Events
Tab SS Pandemic-Campus Outbreak

ISC PPC Response Plan

Main Campus SPPC & PPC Response Plan