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Swimming Pools

Environmental Safety

View policy pdf: Swimming Pools Policy

Policy Statement

There is no formal policy statement for this topic however procedures and other information are provided below.

Procedures

The University of Georgia swimming pool facilities are inspected by National Swimming Pool Foundation certified members of the staff of UGA's Environmental Safety Division and the Athens Clarke County's Environmental Health Department, ensuring compliance with the state of Georgia and federal regulations. Certified Pool Operators are located at each pool on campus.

Additional contacts

Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Environmental Safety

Policy Owner: Dr. John Lambeth, Manager Industrial Hygiene & Occupational Safety

Policy Contact: Matt Sammons, Environmental Health Coordinator, mtsammons@uga.edu Phone Number: 706-542-5801

Record Retention

All pool records are kept at the pool locations. Incident reports are kept by the UGA Environmental Health Coordinator.

Responsibilities

Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration

Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Environmental Safety

Policy Owner: Dr. John Lambeth, Manager Industrial Hygiene & Occupational Safety

Policy Contact: Matt Sammons, Environmental Health Coordinator, mtsammons@uga.edu

Phone Number: 706-542-5801

Date Issued: 06/09/2016

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