See this manual for information regarding the assessment of health and safety risks for employees that have contact with animals. Contact the animal Care Facility Coordinator with any questions (RichardMarble@ferris.edu or 231-591-2246).
Part 1: Risk Assessment form- Complete this form to assess your level of contact, and the depth of screening (Category A or B) that will be required. This form will be submitted to the Animal Care Facility (contact RichardMarble@ferris.edu or 231-591-2246)
Part 2. Health Assessment forms (Category A or B).
Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for occupational health and safety risk assessment. - This SOP explains the process of risk assessment for personnel that work with animals.
Contact the Director of Laboratory Safety, Anne Hawkins, (AnneHawkins@ferris.edu, 231-591-1254) to make sure compliance, training and safety issues do not delay the start of lab-based projects. Faculty responsible for a research lab in any academic unit or college should familiarize themselves with the policies and procedures of the Safety, Health, Environmental & Risk Management (SHERM) Office.
PROCESSES & FORMS