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Environmental Health and Safety

Montana Tech Safety and Health Committee

The Safety & Health Committee is appointed by the Vice-Chancellor of Academic Affairs and Research. According to Administrative Rules of Montana, 4.30.2542-2546, this committee shall:

  • Hold regular meetings as necessary, but meet at least once every four months.
  • Assess potential hazards and communicate suggested hazard control information to the campus.
  • Inform employees of safety committee activities & recommendations.
  • Help motivate employees to create a culture of safety in the workplace.

The Committee shall also assist in:

  • The development of safety rules, policies & procedures.
  • The control of hazards.
  • The periodic evaluation of the safety program.
  • The inspection of the workplace.
  • The development of safety training and awareness topics.

In addition, the Safety & Health Committee shall:

  • Coordinate the establishment of campus procedures and standards pertaining to safety, health and loss control.
  • Transmit pertinent safety and health information to the Director of EH&S and to appropriate administrators as required.

Montana Tech Safety & Health Committee members

Lab Directors
Scott Coguill
Jim Girard
William Gleason
Angela Johnston
Jeanne Larson
Tim Moore
Richard Schrader
Jackie Timmer
Karen Wesenberg-Ward
George Williams
Non-Lab Representatives
Doug Abbott, VCAA & Provost (Ex-Officio)
Tom Barsanti, Security Officer
Scott Forthofer, Campus Life
Bev Hartline, Graduate Programs
Dennis Noel, Highlands Trades
Carrie Vath, Dean of Students

Safety Committee Minutes