Safety Committee

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WESD Central Safety Committee 

Willamette Education Service District (WESD) Central Safety Committee has been designed to bring staff and administrators together in a non-adversarial, cooperative effort to help the ESD promote and maintain a safe and healthful workplace.

The goal of WESD Central Safety Committee is to eliminate workplace injuries and illnesses by involving employees and managers in identifying hazards and suggesting how to prevent them.

Objectives

WESD Central Safety Committee follows four objectives:

  • Involve employees in achieving a safe and healthful workplace by taking personal responsibility for their safety and those around them
  • Promptly review all safety-related incidents, injuries, accidents, illnesses, and deaths
  • Conduct quarterly workplace inspections, identify hazards, and recommend methods for eliminating or controlling the hazards
  • Annually evaluate WESD’s workplace safety and health program and recommend improvements to management

 *For access to committee minutes prior to the dates shown below, contact the Facilities Department at 503.385.4794