About Safety & Risk Management


The Safety and Risk Management Division has six key tasks:
  • Monitoring compliance with County safety rules, State OSHA safety and health standards and Federal OSHA requirements.
  • Developing and implementing written safety programs for County facilities; Investigating, correcting, and reducing unsafe or unhealthy working conditions and potential hazards.
  • Conducting periodic safety and health inspections of work areas, and facilities; Also, representing the County during investigations conducted by State and Federal OSHA staff.
  • Organizing and presenting safety and health related training; Investigating and reporting accidents, hazardous incidents, and near misses involving County employees and facilities.
  • Mine inspection
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of the County’s safety program.


Safety & Risk Management Office