SAFETY COMMITTEE MEETING MINUTES
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
City/County Government Center
David Brandenburg, Golf Course
Bobbi Hicken, Emergency Management
Ken Fischer, Land & Water Conservation
Richard Gedemer, Dept of Social Services
Ann Kaiser, UW Extension
Diane Immel, Clerk of Courts
Michael Marx, HR
Tom Janke, Highway
Kim Mueller, Health Department
Ray Sharp, Harbor Haven
Karen Warren, Wellness
Ryan Waldschmidt, Sheriff's Office
A meeting of the Safety Committee for Fond du Lac County employees was called to order at 8:15 am by
David Brandenburg, committee chair.
REVIEW & APPROVE MINUTES: The January 18 meeting minutes were approved.
Flu Season Update: Kim reported that the flu vaccines are a good match to circulating viruses this year.
Active Shooter Training Update: Ryan reported that instructors have updated their training and are available. Motion by Rick, second by Kim, to request a training video be created. Discussion followed. It was suggested to video tape the next employee training.
Department Lockdown Update: Kim reported that Sgt. Bonack will be assessing the Health Dept. in March. Ryan will check with Rick K. regarding door stops.
De-escalation Update: It was suggested to also offer training on how to deal with agitated individuals.
Winter Safety Raffle: Jody Goebel was the raffle winner at Harbor Haven.
SAFETY SUGGESTIONS - none
Traveling Board: The board will go the Highway Department next.
Newsletter: Next edition will come out in March.
Committee Outreach to Replace Health Fair: Suggestions shared – Western Ave. crosswalk monitoring/rewards, seat belt monitoring/rewards, doing something right campaign.
It was suggested to request a No Turn on Red sign at the Western Ave. & Macy St. intersection. Ryan will put it on the Traffic Safety Commission agenda.
Meeting adjourned 8:50 am (Mike/Bobbi)
Next meeting: Wed, Mar 15, 8:15 am in Room F
Ann Kaiser, Secretary