Skip navigation

Safety Committee Meeting Minutes

Purpose: Bi-weekly meeting of the ENE safety committee

Date: October 24th, 2014 at 10:00am


  • J. Huddleston
  • P. La Petina
  • M. Ohland
  • K. Rodgers
  • J. Whitford
  • R. Womack


  • P. La Petina
  • J. Whitford
  • R. Womack

1. New Business

  • Discussion of AFL injury
    • On Friday, October 17th an AFL user broke their finger while using a corded drill
    • AFL Staff members met on Tuesday, October 21 to discuss root cause and propose corrective actions. Root cause and corrective action will be further discussed and presented by the next committee meeting.
    • Ultimately, implementation of the corrective action will be monitored by the safety committee.
  • Status update on REM reindemnification progress
    • AFL/i2i self-audit was completed on October 17th, all issues are in the process of being abated
    • Office spaces are in the process of being audited
    • Tentative date for reindemnification meeting is scheduled for Friday, November 21st

2. Review of Open Safety Items List

  • Item #28: Air monitoring completed with REM on October 24th. Results TBD.
  • Item #37: Opened. Item related to AFL student injury.

3. Review of Open Near Miss Items

  • Item #36: Opened. Several AFL users/employees have come close to cutting their fingers on sharp burrs. Item will be addressed at 11/7 committee meeting.

Next Meeting: Friday, November 7th at 10:00am in ARMS B098