General Safety Services

The Safety Department offers a variety of services to the college. Below is a brief overview of what we handle in the Safety Department.

Environmental

Air

Respond to concerns regarding indoor air quality by identifying and removing the source of the issue.

Biological and Hazardous Waste Management

Coordinate disposal of biological, chemical and other hazardous waste generated by the College, and ensure compliance with Federal and State regulations.

Health

Organize annual flu vaccinations and respond to threats from pandemics and communicable diseases such as H1N1.

Safety

Emergency Operations Planning Direct planning for an effective response to emergencies that have the potential to cause significant disruption of the functioning of all or portions of the College.

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Workplace Safety

Analyze and correct potential workplace hazards.

Fire Safety

Manage fire prevention and safety, including preparedness and alarm system testing.

Office Ergonomics

Advise College employees on cost effective ways to modify their workspace in order to prevent or alleviate any possible discomfort.

Vehicles

Manage compliance with the Board’s policy for the Use of College Vehicles.

Risk Management

Workers Compensation

Manage the San Jac Workers Compensation Program, which provides benefits to any employee who suffers a disability through an accident or occupational disease while on the job.

Insurance

Manage the insurance policies and claims for property, flood, liability, unemployment and workers' compensation.