Touch Screen Device Cleaning Guidance & Shared Campus Device Safe Operation Procedure


The following information provides guidance in relation to cleaning touch screens, including for shared campus printers, photocopiers, room control devices, phones and / or tablet screens and has been reviewed by UBCO Health, Safety and Environment. 

Recommended Cleaning Supplies 

IMPORTANT: Please AVOID the following as significant damage will occur to the touch screen surfaces: 

Procedure for Use of Shared Electronic Touch Screens (printer, photocopier, room control panel, etc.) 

Each department should address expectations in relation to the shared use of equipment within their space within their Safe Work Plan 

In general, the following should be observed:   

Attached to this article is a PDF of a poster which can be printed and displayed above a shared printing device for information on safe cleaning procedures and shared use policies.

Advice on Infection Control Measures 

If you have any questions or require advice about Infection Control Measures at UBC Okanagan, please contact Health, Safety & Environment at HSE.ok@ubc.ca. 

Visit ubc.ca/covid19 and https://ok.ubc.ca/covid19/ for more information about UBC’s response to COVID-19, including frequently asked questions. 

 
Globally, our scientific knowledge surrounding COVID-19 is changing and expanding daily. This document is based on current scientific knowledge at the time of writing. 


Article ID: 1087
Created On: Fri, Dec 11, 2020 at 11:16 AM
Last Updated On: Mon, Jun 7, 2021 at 10:42 AM
Authored by: Erin Trifunov

Online URL: https://knowit.ok.ubc.ca/article/touch-screen-device-cleaning-guidance-shared-campus-device-safe-operation-procedure-1087.html