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Standards of Practice, Forms and Checklists

The following guidance documents are in Adobe pdf format. Please note that these documents are controlled, and printed documents are UNCONTROLLED.  Prior to relying on a printed form, verify that it is current.

Standards of Practice

 1.  Plan, Do, Check & Act Management System Tools

 2.  Design for Environment

 3.  Health & Safety

OSH Act of 1970, General Duty Clause, (Pub. Law 91-596 Section 5(a)(1)) states, "Each employer must furnish to each of his employees employment and a place of employment which are free from recognized hazards that are causing or are likely to cause death or serious physical harm to his employees." To assist you in meeting this obligation a comprehensive health and safety management program is provided giving you access to the necessary resources to support you in program development and implementation. In addition to the information provided below, OSHA publishes two booklets that summarize many of the health and safety standards referenced. These booklets are the OSHA General Industry Digest & OSHA Construction Industry Digest.

4.  Environmental Protection

5.  Assessments

Forms (2003) 

Standards of Practice

Standards of Practice are written to encompass good EH&S management practices against a regulatory backdrop and internal KSU policies.
Consequences of deviation language was added to each guidance document to highlight the risk for not addressing the tasks detailed in the Standards of Practice.
One Drive is the repository for the guidance documents, compliance plans, and the hazard assessments.  Access is through K-State Web Mail.