As far as the fragrance issue goes, there are non-fragranced options available in the market. However keep in mind that they will not be completely free of scent. The chemicals that provide the disinfectant activity have their own odor which…Read full answer about What options are available for those who are chemically sensitive to the fragrances in sanitizers and wipes?
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Cleaning crews in academic, research and administrative buildings will focus their efforts on common spaces such as break rooms, restrooms, cafes, and high-touch areas like doorknobs and elevator buttons. For more tips about safety habits for cleanliness, visit Cardinal…Read full answer about Are there any cleaning requirements for shared spaces?
As of 6/21/2021, events are no longer required to register with EH&S except those that have 500 or more individuals (email@example.com). Modified guidelines for events/gatherings are detailed on Health Alerts.Read full answer about What are the guidelines for events, meetings and catering?
Though masking requirements have eased across the county and state, to minimize the spread of COVID, face coverings still continue to be strongly recommended on-site, both indoors and in crowded outdoor settings, regardless of vaccination status. Masking will continue to…Read full answer about What are the mask requirements when working on-site? (Updated 04/21/22)
Campus ventilation systems are designed to deliver outdoor air exchange consistent with building code requirements and consensus industry standards. Over the past several years, the university has also been upgrading its air filtration systems to further optimize its general indoor…Read full answer about Will high efficiency filtration be installed in buildings?
Yes, Stanford policy requires that all faculty, staff and postdoctoral scholars be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, including those working remotely in the United States. Individuals must upload a copy of their COVID-19 vaccination card into Health Check indicating a…Read full answer about Is vaccination required for faculty, staff and postdoctoral scholars?
The WorkLife Office and campus partners offer several grant programs and resources that are available to support you now and beyond the pandemic: Child Care Assistance Grant Program (link is external): New as of March 1, the Child Care…Read full answer about What grants and financial resources are available to support my family and childcare needs?
On-campus COVID-19 testing with Color Genomics is required twice weekly (specifically, every three days) for students living on campus or coming to campus frequently. Students who are on campus occasionally are required to take a test on the day they…Read full answer about What are the current COVID-19 testing requirements for students?
Guidelines and requirements regarding vaccinations, testing and other health and safety precautions for Stanford affiliates can be found on this page. …Read full answer about What guidelines and requirements apply to Stanford affiliates, including individuals involved with patient care, service vendors, temporary employees, Visiting Scholars, Researchers and other Temporary Community Members (such as Cardinal Temps)?
Surveillance testing is provided for free to students, faculty, staff and postdoctoral scholars, and is an added safeguard to minimizing the spread of COVID-19. Effective March 1, 2022, regular surveillance testing will no longer be required for vaccinated…Read full answer about What is the surveillance testing program?