The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Environmental Health & Safety is working in partnership with the Return to Campus Training Team to provide additional Health and Safety Resources to our campus community. Please review the following resources as well the University’s COVID-19 Information Page for the latest information.
Do You Need Face Coverings, Hand Sanitizer, Gloves, or Sanitizing Spray?
Facilities Services manages requests for supplies such as face coverings, hand sanitizer, gloves, or sanitizing spray. Unit business managers can request supplies for their area.
Safety supplements to the University’s Return to Campus training includes the following topics:
Employee safety steps to follow when selecting, wearing and laundering a cloth face covering. (includes some laboratory guidance)
Employee safety steps to follow when selecting and cleaning/disinfecting face shields
Employee safety steps to follow when disinfecting work areas and equipment
Please note: Facilities Services will take care of those areas outside of your personal work station. e.g. light switches, door knobs, doors, common areas, bathrooms, etc.
Employee safety guidance when applying hand sanitizer and filling containers
Please review these for further guidance. Remember, that material may be updated as new information and guidance becomes available.