Safety Committee Minutes

Atchison County

Safety Committee Meeting

June 17, 2021

The Atchison County Safety Committee met on Thursday, June 17, 2021 via the Zoom platform and in person.  Those members in attendance were: Jodi Moore, Treasurer; Kalee Vanderweide, County Clerk; Cathy Crockett, Community Corrections; Kim Glover, Road & Bridge; Wesley Lanter, EM/IT; Dirk Saragusa, Jail; Melissa Smith, Human Resource; Haley Tinch, Atchison Senior Village; and Brian Oswalt, Facilities & Maintenance

Minutes were recorded by Kalee Vanderweide.

Jodi Moore, Vice-Chairperson, called the meeting to order.

OLD BUSINESS:

Minutes of May 20, 2021 Meeting – Dirk Saragusa made a motion to accept the minutes with no corrections noted.   Wesley Lanter seconded the motion.   The motion passed unanimously.  

Follow-up Accident/Incident Reports:

Senior Village – Employee is on light duty still, after having a lifting strain. 

NEW BUSINESS:

Accident/Incident Reports:

Senior Village – Employee was cleaning the wet floor after a resident had gotten out of the shower.  Employee slipped and hit her head on the side of the tub.  Employee will have a follow up appointment, but is at work doing what she can or she will be placed on light duty. 

OPEN DISCUSSION

Kalee Vanderweide discussed having the facility inspections, with only a couple buildings to go.  The findings from these inspections will be sent to all Elected Officials and Department Heads.  

Discussion was held about doing in-person meetings.  Zoom was discussed as still being an option for those departments that might not be able to make it in person, but would like to still attend.  

Wesley Lanter made a motion to buy disposable toilet seat covers for the bathrooms. Cathy Crockett seconded the motion.  The motion passed unanimously. 

The next meeting has been set for Thursday, July 15, 2021.  There being no further business, Dirk Saragusa made a motion to adjourn the meeting.   Wesley Lanter seconded the motion.   The motion passed unanimously.