Safety Committee

The OSU-Cascades Safety Committee functions as a vital element of the Oregon State University Safety Program as required by Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations. The Committee reviews OSU-Cascades campus internal safety policies and procedures, encourages positive safety attitudes and performance, and serves as the forum for addressing issues affecting the health and safety of all campus faculty, staff, students and visitors.

Feedback from the Community on Safety Issues

We would like to encourage the OSU-Cascades community to provide feedback for the committee on safety policies, concerns, or comments.

Please send us an email at cascades.safety@osucascades.edu, detailing your comment, location of safety concern (if applicable), and contact information so that we may respond to you.

Committee Members

The committee consists of members from our partner institution, COCC, and from specialized areas of study.

Chair: Apolo Aguirre

Members:

Seth Elliott, COCC

Kira Lueck

Jeff Gautschi

Jeff Myers

Pat Ball

Sandy Brooke

Wen Wick

Ryan Reese

Rosie Laurie, OSU-Cascades Student Representative

Meetings of the Safety Committee are held monthly, and include safety inspections of all OSU-Cascades facilities and accident investigations.

The annual audit schedule is as follows:

Fall Term December 16, 2013
Cascades Hall Classrooms/labs
 
Cascades Hall Offices
  December 10, 2013
Graduate & Research Center Offices/Classrooms/Observation Rooms
 
Offsite FORCE Lab and Ochoco Lab
Winter Term
Cascades Hall Offices
 
Cascades Hall Classrooms/labs
 
Graduate & Research Center Offices/Classrooms/Observation Rooms
    Offsite FORCE Lab and Ochoco Lab
Spring Term   Cascades Hall Classrooms/labs
    Cascades Hall Offices
 
Graduate & Research Center Offices/Classrooms/Observation Rooms
 
Offsite FORCE Lab and Ochoco Lab
Summer Term
Cascades Hall Classrooms/labs
 
Cascades Hall Offices
 
Graduate & Research Center Offices/Classrooms/Observation Rooms
 
Offsite FORCE Lab and Ochoco Lab

Minutes are available for staff and faculty upon request.