9.04 Bloodborne Pathogens

Effective Date: April 1, 2010


The College takes measures to raise awareness and help reduce the risk of disease from bloodborne pathogens, as described below.


Trinity College’s Bloodborne Pathogens program, managed by the Health Center, includes a risk analysis of certain job classifications, training for at-risk employees, preventive measures, and a hepatitis B vaccination program. If an employee thinks he or she may be or have been exposed to a bloodborne pathogen while at work, they should immediately contact their supervisor, the Health Center, or the Safety Committee at safety@trincoll.edu for information on what to do and where to go for further assistance.