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Smith County Safety

We have a mission of concern for Safety--to serve the public and our employees by striving to assure a safe workplace environment and to have safe work practices through training and equipment.

The primary function of the safety section is to provide in house and/or outside consulting and training services for safety and health activities in order to meet the overall mission of providing a safe and healthy workplace for employees and the public we serve.

Responsibilities include developing safety and health procedures, safety audits of operations and operations and facilities, accident investigation, safety meeting programs and accident analysis. The safety coordinator is available on request to assist with safety activities.

You can contact our Safety Coordinator at (903) 590-4642

Safety Committee

The purpose of this committee is to establish safety and health goals, assist in accident investigations, conduct inspections, provide safety information to employees, and deal with employee safety concerns in general.

Fiscal Year 2014 Safety Committee Meeting Schedule

Safety Observances

January 1-31: National Radon Action Month
February 1/28: American Heart Disease Awareness Month
February 2-8: National Burn Awareness Month
March 1-31: Workplace Eye Wellness Month
March 16-22: National Poison Prevention Week
April 1-30: National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
April 7-11: National Work Zone Awareness Week
April 28: Workers' Memorial Day
May 1-31: National Electrical Safety Month
May 4-10: North American Occupational Safety & Health Week
May 15: National Employee Health & Fitness Day
May 19-25: National Dog Bite Prevention Week
May 23: Heat Awareness Day (Texas)
May 25-31: National Hurricane Preparedness Week
July 1-31: UV Safety Month
August 15-September 1: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over
September 1-30: Campus Fire Safety Month
September 21-27: National Farm Safety and Health Week


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100 N. Broadway Tyler, Texas
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