The Safety and Security Committee meets the first Wednesday of the┬ámonth in RS-5 from 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. in RS-5. The Committee examines the operation of the College with respect to safety and security. Areas considered by the Committee are: safety manual, periodic safety inspections, general safety of facilities, inspection of hazardous materials and equipment, designation of dangerous areas, general laboratory safety, and all matters concerning risk management.

SP198 requires all California employers to establish and maintain effective injury and illness prevention programs. These must be written and include elements of California Labor Code Section 10.6401.7

The Safety & Security Committee reports to the Finance & Administrative Services Planning Council and is chaired by the Supervisor of Environmental Health & Safety.