Asbestos Operations & Maintenance Plan- LBCC guidelines for preventing exposure to asbestos-containing materials (ACM),
training requirements for job types that may come in contact with ACM, maintenance
guidelines, and locations of ACM and PACM on main campus.
Back Safety Program - Guidelines, practices, and procedures to implement and sustain a Back Injury Reduction
Bloodborne Pathogens Plan_Employee - 2017 Revision - The plan addresses employees who may have occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens
such as the hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus (HCV), and the human immunodeficiency
virus (HIV). It addresses engineering and work practice controls and a post-exposure
evaluation processes for employees who have risk of occupational exposure to bloodborne
Bloodborne Pathogens Plan_Student - Revised 2017 - The plan addresses students in academic programs who may "reasonably anticipate"
exposure to bloodborne pathogens such as the hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C
virus (HCV), and the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) while on campus and performing
their academic duties. It addresses engineering and work practice controls and post-exposure
evaluation processes for students who have such exposure risks. Students doing clinical
practicum or cooperative work experience at an off-campus site are covered under the
Employee Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Plan.
Chemical Hygiene Plan - In accordance with OSHA Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories
(OSHA 29 CFR 1910.1450 and OR-OSHA Division 2/Z), the following program establishes
policies, procedures, equipment, personal protective equipment and work practices
to protect employees from the health hazards presented by hazardous chemicals used
in the LBCC Physical Sciences laboratories.
Confined Space Program - Designed to protect employees, student workers, and/or contractors from the dangers
associated with work in or around confined spaces. The protocols in this program are
required to minimize the risk associated with confined space entry.
Contractor Safety Compliance Plan- As a condition of providing services at LBCC, all contractors’ employees shall review
the information contained in this document, print and sign their name, date, and return
it to the Public Safety Office (RCH 119). This Contractor Compliance Verification
form must be submitted annually by individuals performing work at LBCC properties.
Crane Safety Program - Designed to provide LBCC employees with guidance pertaining to use of cranes and
to provide an overview of the OSHA standards regarding crane use.
Fall Protection Plan - When an employee is exposed to a walking/working surface with an unprotected side
or edge which is six feet or more above the lower surface, he/she shall be protected
from falling by the use of guardrails, a safety net system, or personal fall arrest
Fire Prevention Program - Fire prevention measures reduce the incidence of fires by eliminating opportunities
for ignition of flammable materials.
Hazard Communication Program - Linn-Benton Community College has implemented a Hazard Communication (HazCom) Program
to protect its employees and student’s health and safety, and to comply with OAR437
Division 2, Subdivision Z (CFR 1910.1200 Hazard Communication). The following written
HazCom Program has been implemented by Linn-Benton Community College (LBCC). This
program outlines how LBCC will accomplish this plan.
Hot Work Program - Managing hot work and minimizing the risk of property loss caused by hot work involves
education of management, employees, and contractors about the causes of hot work fires
and explosions and factors that make them more severe.
Incident and Accident Reporting - Safety on our campus and in our communities is everyone's responsibility. By recognizing
and reporting behavior you believe to be a potential concern, you can help our community
members get the assistance and services they might need.
Inclement Weather - At the Public Safety Website, see Emergency Plans/Event Specific Plans/Inclement
Lead Awareness and Protection Plan - This program provides information on the hazards of excessive lead exposure as
well as administrative practices, engineering protocols, and personal protective equipment
to be used in accordance with OSHA Standards 29 CFR 1910.1025 and 29 CFR 1926.62 to control the exposure of employees
to lead hazards.
Lockout/Tagout Program- This program covers “Lockout/Tagout,” which is required by OSHA in its standard
on Control of Hazardous Energy.
Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan- LBCC developed this Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan in an effort to prepare for
the long term effects resulting from natural hazards.
Noise Exposure & Hearing Conservation Program- OSHA requires employers to administer an effective Hearing Conservation Program
whenever employee noise exposure equals or exceeds an 8-hour time-weighted average
(TWA) sound level of 85 decibels.
Personal Protective Equipment Program - In compliance with the OSH General Duty Clause, Section 5(a)(1), Linn Benton Community
College (LBCC) has developed the Personal Protective Equipment Program (PPE) to provide
and ensure the safety of its employees when there may be exposure to physical or health
hazards in the workplace and such hazards may not feasibly be controlled, eliminated,
or reduced to a safe level through administrative or engineering controls.
Radiation Safety Program - The LBCC Radiation Safety Program applies to all locations under LBCC control where
radioisotopes or radiation-producing machines are used or stored, regardless of ownership
Respiratory Protection Program - In accordance with OSHA 1910.132 and 1910.134, the LB Respiratory Protection Program
establishes policies & procedures for the effective use of respirators to protect
employees, students, & volunteers from harmful airborne contaminant exposures.
Safety Committee Awareness- The Safety Committee is mandated by OAR 437-001-0765 as an advisory committee for
safety education, hazard communication, hazard identification, and risk assessment
and reduction at Linn-Benton Community College and will comply with all rules governing
safety committees within OAR 437, Division One. The committee is charged by the college
with the purpose of enhancing the safety culture at the college by thinking strategically
about college-wide safety and loss prevention issues and to make policy and procedural
recommendations to the Vice President Finance and Operations regarding safety and
Student Travel - Abroad and Domestically - The travel checklist identifies steps and precautions to take in preparing for LBCC
sponsored student educational trips. Note: there is a tab for faculty and a tab for
students. All forms and notifications necessary for overnight field trips and travel
abroad are included at this link.
Tree Hazard Management Plan - Trees must be managed to reduce the risk of falling trees and debris during severe
weather events. Proper selection and maintenance of trees reduces the safety risk
tress can pose.