Equipment Maintenance - This covers the proper use, maintenance, movement, and storage, as well as some details about consumption of equipment. You will also find a section here on traveling out of the country, and what you need to do to avoid paying duty upon your return stateside.

It is the responsibility of the custodial department to maintain equipment in accordance with the manufacturer’s recommended maintenance schedules. This can be done by department personnel or outside vendors.  Records of maintenance performance should be kept by the department for each item. 

Equipment Security - Equipment must be secured and protected by department personnel. If equipment is stolen without apparent forced entry, insurance may not cover the reimbursement to the University.