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BP 4119.43 Universal Precautions

KPBSD Policy Manual

BP 4119.43
4219.43
4319.43

All Personnel
UNIVERSAL PRECAUTIONS

Universal precautions shall be observed throughout the district to protect employees, students and any other persons in the school environment from contact with potentially infectious blood or other body fluids.

Universal precautions are appropriate for preventing the spread of all infectious diseases and shall be used regardless of whether blood borne pathogens are know to be present.

(cf. 4119.42 - Exposure Control Plan for Bloodborne Pathogens)
(cf. 5141.23 - Infectious Disease Prevention)
(cf. 6145.2 - Interscholastic Competition)

Legal Reference:

Occupational Safety & Health Standards
Alaska Department of Labor

CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS, TITLE 29
1910.1030 OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standards


KENAI PENINSULA BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Adoption Date: 7/1/96