Volunteer Health & Safety Manual

All PAALS staff and volunteers must read PAALS Occupational Health and Safety Manual. This is a requirement for PAALS to remain certified with Assistance Dogs International.

After you have read the manual (either online or downloaded version) and watched the Fire Extinguisher Safety video, please complete the form below acknowledging you have done so.

If you have questions about the manual or content, please email PAALS Safety Officer, Mitzie Renwick.


Click the document or “Read Online” to read the Manual Online


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Click the button to download the manual to read offline.

Click on the image below to watch the Fire Extinguisher Safety video.

  • By checking the box below I acknowledge that I have read, understand and agree to follow the policies and procedures in PAALS Occupational Health and Safety Manual while an employee or volunteer with PAALS (Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services). I also acknowledge that I have viewed the Fire Extinguisher Training video on this page.