Safety Committee Minutes

Atchison County

Safety Committee Meeting

September 19, 2019


The Atchison County Safety Committee met on Thursday, September 19, 2019 in the County Commission Room.  Those members in attendance were: Brian Oswalt, Senior Village; Jodi Moore, Treasurer; Kalee Vanderweide, County Clerk; Kim Pruett, Joint Communications; Joe Bowen, Maintenance; Melissa Smith, Human Resources; Jamie Madison, Human Resources; and Debbie Thompson, Appraiser.

Minutes were recorded by Kalee Vanderweide, Secretary.

Debbie Thompson, Vice-Chairperson, called the meeting to order.


Minutes of August 15, 2019 Meeting – Joe Bowen motioned to approve the minutes with no corrections noted.  Melissa Smith seconded the motion. 

Follow-up Accident/Incident Reports 

EMS – Employee involved in the ambulance wreck is receiving rehab and back to full duty and receiving steroid injections in his neck.

Senior Village – Employee twisted her back while turning a lift that was assisting a patient transfer.  Employee was released to full duty and not an employee of the County as of August 14, 2019.

Third quarter training will be a fire drill held on September 24, 2019.

The security film for the Personal Property window discussion was tabled to the October meeting.  KCAMP did not approve the reimbursement for the security film. 

County Christmas Party was discussed to be on December 13, 2019 at Elizabeth’s with a casino night.  Jamie Madison made a motion to have the County Christmas Party on December 13, 2019, at Elizabeth’s with a casino night.  Kim Pruett seconded the motion.    


Jamie Madison attended a Kerit meeting and the County will be receiving a dividend check, in the amount of $16,776.00.  This money will be deposited into the Safety Committee fund.


The next meeting has been set for Thursday, October 17, 2019.  There being no further business, Jamie Madison made a motion to adjourn the meeting.  Kim Pruett seconded the motion.