For WFU staff, please adhere to the following procedure in any clean up that carries a risk of bloodborne pathogen exposure.
Inside a Building
For any custodial clean up issue inside a building or within approximately 10 feet of a building:
- Refer to Custodial On Call Schedule (found in Google Drive) and the Custodial Coverage Calendar (found on Google Calendar).
- Dispatch or call in appropriate person with a work order.
Outside a Building
For any custodial clean up issue further than 10 feet from a building custodial team limit:
IF: Anyone from the Waste Team is on campus
THEN: Dispatch Waste Team member with a work order.
IF: Anyone from any Maintenance or Utility Team is on campus
THEN: Dispatch Maintenance or Utility Team member with a work order.
IF: Area is isolated and has been marked and barricaded off, and immediate cleanup is not needed
THEN: Send work order to “Waste Team” and they can clean the area the next day. (Waste Team is on campus 7 days a week.)
IF: Two operators are in the plant
THEN: Dispatch an operator with a work order.
IF: No one on campus is available to respond
THEN: Call “ON CALL Maintenance”
Examples of clean up further than 10 feet from the building custodial team limit include:
- Broken Glass
- Vomit, blood, feces
- Dead animal
For excessive body fluids covering more than 4 feet by 4 feet in area, contact Environmental Health and Safety.
- EHS will handles the clean up via a contractor once on site
- If campus police has declared the area a crime scene, contact EHS.
A little spray and a bucket of water will take care of most of these issues. Use proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).