monthly meeting of the Safety Committee was called to order at 3:45 p.m. by
Chair, Richard Long.
PRESENT: Katrina Doolittle, Jeff Arterburn, Leticia Rodriquez, Silvia Green for
Paul LaPorte, Eusebio Chavira, Jaime Marrujo, David Haley, Linda Perez and
Long received a memorandum, from Kevin Boberg, that states the Business
College will provide assistance implementing the Safety Training Survey.
Boberg suggested a telephone survey and taking a representative sample
of the population. Katrina
Doolittle stated that the survey is to provide information and should be a
training tool. Leticia Rodriquez
suggested incorporating the survey on the Internet.
Long composed a memorandum regarding the Safety Training Survey, this is to be
signed by Safety Committee Members and sent to Dr. Gary Cunningham.
notified the committee that there are no requirements on the number of times
the committee must meet. Leticia
Rodriquez made a motion to change the Safety Committee meetings from monthly
to bimonthly (every two months). Chevo
seconded the motion.
stated that Jeff Arterburn was approved by Vice President Gary Cunningham as
the new chemistry member on the Safety Committee.
Chevo suggested the committee promote safety through a “safety day”
with vendors present. Linda Perez
suggested having a safety newsletter.
briefly stated that some high school band members experienced heat exhaustion
during the Battle of the Bands contest held on NMSU campus.
She composed a memorandum addressed to the Music Department expressing
concerns for heat exposure hazards to participants.
being no further business, Richard Long adjourned the meeting at 4:40 p.m.
The next University Safety Committee meeting will be December 16, 1998.
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