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School Risk Management and Compliance

employee Safety Programs

Cal/OSHA Safety & Health Training and Instruction Requirements

Asbestos, Education Code 49410InfoTitle 8 5208

Back Safety/RMIs, Title 8 5110Info

Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan, Title 8 5193Info

Chemical Hygiene Plan & Science Safety, Title 8 5191Info

Electrical Safety Info /Lockout Blockout, Info 

Emergency Action Plan, Title 8 3220Info

Ergonomics, Title 8 5110Info

Fall Protection & Ladder Safety, 

Fire Prevention Plan/Extinguishers, Title 8 3221Title 8 6151

First Aid/CPR, Title 8 3400

Hazard Communication Program, Title 8 5194Info

Heat Illness Prevention Program, Title 8 3395Info

Injury & Illness Prevention Program, Title 8 3203Info

Janitors/Custodians Working Safety and Easier, Info

Personal Protective Equipment, Title 8 3380

Respiratory Protection, Title 8 5144Info

 

school safety programs

Automated External Defibrillators (AED):  Defines parameters for public K-12 schools that elect to install AEDs. 

Bullying PreventionEducation Code 234 - 234.5  

Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

Comprehensive School Safety PlansEducation Code 32280 – 32289  

Epinephrine Auto-Injectors:  Requires all public K-12 schools to stock Auto-Injectors for emergency use. 

Healthy Schools Act, Education Code 17608, 17611.5, 17614, 48980.3Info

Mandated Reporter Training: Requires annual training for all employees of all public K-12 schools.

Healthy Schools Act and Integrated Pest Management:  Requirements for all public K-12 schools for pesticide and sanitizer use.

Science Safety:  California Science Safety Handbook 2014

Sexual Harassment Training:  Government Code 53237  

Suicide Prevention Policy:  Requires local education agencies (LEAs) serving any of grades 7 to 12 to adopt a policy on pupil suicide prevention for those grades.

 

Athletics

Concussions:  California law mandates that all coaches must receive training on concussions. The training may be fulfilled through the free, online course available through the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS).

Sudden Cardiac Arrest:  Training for all coaches as of the start of the 2017-2018 school year and every two years after initial training.

Competitive Cheer:  Guidelines, procedures, and safety standards for the purpose of classifying Competition Cheer as an interscholastic sport.

 

Other Resources

Lead Testing of Drinking Water:  K-12 schools in California can receive free testing for lead.

Indoor Air Quality:  A protocol for responding to complaints about Indoor Air Quality