August 19, 2014 Safety Committee

Meeting Overview:

  • New Business: 
    • Courtney Wentworth, Wellpoint, on DOT updates to medical providers. View “Questions when Scheduling a DOT Physical” and Workwell’s “DOT Update Form“.
    • Committee Co-chairs Ken Borlie and Britney Guggisberg discussed the updates to the CSSGA safety recognition program.
  • Safety Subcommittee Update:
    • Members of the Safety Subcommittee enlisted help from the Safety Committee members in coming up with questions for the Annual Refresher’s MSHA Trivia Game.
  • Round Table Discussion:
    • DOT :
      • The 2014 Pro-cycling Challenge Oversize/Overweight Restrictions was reviewed
      • Members were reminded to file Form 2290 Annual Renewal by 8/31/14
    • MSHA:
      • Bill York-Feirn will be entering CSSGA’s Safety Training DVDs in the upcoming MSHA National Materials Competition
      • Members noted that recent inspections have focused a great deal on ladders, contractors, and task training
  • Other Business:
      • September 16 – Josh Schultz, Law Offices of Adele Abrams P.C.: MSHA’s Proposed Rule on Civil Penalties
      • October 20 – Roger Montali, MSHA Academy: One day seminar. (Regularly scheduled committee meeting is cancelled.)
      • November 21 – Annual Meeting, Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs

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