Respiratory Protection Policy

Date approved: 1-4-2000
Last update: 1-4-2000
Approved by: President
Oversight unit: PUBLIC SAFETY AND POLICE SERVICES
Subject category: Safety
Level: Admin Policy
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Purpose

To identify Northern Michigan University’s policy for the voluntary use of certain types of respiratory protection.

Applicability

All University employees, full time, part time, temporary, casual labor and students who choose to use their own respirators.  Note:  This policy does not include the voluntary use of filtering facepieces (dust masks).

Description

It is the policy of Northern Michigan University to comply with the requirements of Act 154, Public Acts of 1974, as amended, Part 451, Respiratory Protection.