Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Facts

Integrated Pest Management Policy

January 2014


In accordance with the Massachusetts Act Protecting Children and Families from Harmful Pesticides, Chapter 85 Amherst College has developed and implemented this Integrated Pest Management plan.

HEPA Vacuum Policy

January 2010

In accordance with the requirements of the Amherst College Physical Plant Environmental Health & Safety Policy, OSHA 29 CFR 1910.1001 and 29 CFR 1910.1025 the following guidelines have been established to reduce the risk of incident and illness when it comes to working in areas where asbestos and lead dust or related material may be present. HEPA vacuums are to be used when an employee of Amherst College Physical Plant is…

Department of Physical Education and Athletics Public Access Defibrillator Program (PAD)

Amherst College Police

Cross Connection / Backflow Prevention Plan

Chemical Inventory Requirements

January 2010

The Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) of 1986 established requirements for Federal, State, and Local Governments, as well as Indian Tribes, Businesses, Industries, Colleges and Universities regarding emergency planning and Community Right-to-Know reporting on hazardous and toxic materials.

Amherst College Contingency Plan

January 2010


In accordance with the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the Federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Federal Superfund, Amendment and Reauthorization Act (SARA Title IV), the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), the Massachusetts Fire Protection Regulations and the policies and procedures of Amherst College Environmental Health and Safety Committee, this College has designed, implemented and maintains this Contingency Plan with attachments, in cases of e

Air Quality Management Plan

Universal Waste Management Policy