Year: 2012

Identity Theft Prevention

Identity Theft Prevention Policy BACKGROUND In response to the growing threats of identity theft in the United States, Congress passed the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 (FACTA), which amended a previous law, the Fair Credit Reporting Act

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Mobile Device

Mobile Device Policy Background The University of Saint Francis has installed wireless access points in all of the buildings at its  Fort Wayne and Crown Point, Indiana Campus’.  Wireless networking is an extension of the University’s existing wired network infrastructure and

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Trips (University sponsored)

  University Sponsored Trip Policy I. Background Trips for educational purposes (“field trips”), sport competitions, and other student activities are an important component of the experiential learning that is advocated at the University of Saint Francis. In order to promote

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Tailgating

USF Tailgating Policy (Map) Welcome to the excitement of Cougar Football at the University of Saint Francis! As a Franciscan university that respects the dignity of each individual, we want to assure that everyone has a safe and enjoyable visit.

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Environmental Policy & Plan

USF Environmental Plan      USF Environmental Policy University of Saint Francis Environmental Policy The University of Saint Francis, in accordance with its mission and values, endeavors to minimize pollution, comply with applicable regulations and support continuous improvement of environmental policies and

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Parking

PARKING POLICY I. DESCRIPTION/PURPOSE Risk and Safety Management Committee is responsible for overseeing the establishment of parking policies and procedures for all students, faculty, staff and visitors. Because the university is located in a residential area, parking is a very

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Vehicle Use

Vehicle Use Policy Use of University Vehicles – Employees Only The use of any vehicle for university business (university owned, rental, or personal) is restricted to approved University of Saint Francis employees or volunteers only. Any person driving for university

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Tornados and Severe Weather

TORNADO INFORMATION WHERE TORNADOS CAN OCCUR: Any place in the United States at any time of the year. They happen most frequently in the Midwestern, southern, and central States from March through September. In Indiana, the northwest quadrant and southwest

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Fall Protection Plan

OSHA (29 CFR 1910 Subparts D & F, 29 CFR 1926 Subpart M)    I.              PURPOSE AND SCOPE Falls are among the most common causes of serious work related injuries and deaths. Employers must set up the work place to

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Waste Disposal

                                                                   EPA (40 CFR Parts 260, 261, 262, 266, 268, 270, 273) WASTE DISPOSAL POLICY  I.              BACKGROUND The purpose of this policy is to inform interested persons, including employees that the University of Saint Francis is complying with the Environmental Protection

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Technology Security

USF Information Technology Security Policies for all University Employees Updated 02 April 2015 Contents CONTENTS 1 SECTION 1: OVERVIEW AND PURPOSE OF THIS POLICY 4 1.1 OVERVIEW 4 1.2 PURPOSE 4 1.3 DEFINITIONS 4 SECTION 2: GENERAL ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY

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Lockout/tagout

Lockout/Tagout Procedure  BACKGROUND/PURPOSE  Locking and tagging out equipment safeguards employees from being injured by unexpected release of stored energy or re-energizing of equipment during installation, adjustment, service, or maintenance of powered machines. This document describes the acceptable procedures on the

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Confined Spaces

CONFINED SPACES POLICY – OSHA (29 CFR 1910.146)  I. BACKGROUND The purpose of this policy is to inform interested persons, including employees that the University of Saint Francis is complying with the Occupational Safety & Health Administration Confined Space Standard,

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Bloodborne Pathogens

OSHA (29 CFR 1910.1030) BLOODBORNE PATHOGEN EXPOSURE CONTROL PLAN I.    BACKGROUND/PURPOSE The purpose of this plan is to inform interested persons, including employees, that the University of Saint Francis is complying with the Occupational Safety & Health Administration Confined Space

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