PROCEDURES FOR SAFE MAIL HANDLING

During mail handling, if an employee chooses to wear gloves for protection, vinyl or nitrile gloves are recommended. Avoid gloves that are lined with powder.

If you receive a suspicious package/letter or the mail appears to contain a suspicious powder:

Characteristics of suspicious packages and letters


University of the Sciences in Philadelphia • 600 South Forty-third Street • Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495 • phone: 215-596-8800 • email: safety@usip.edu