Date: February 24, 2005
Editor: L. Mgrdichian, R. Casey
The NSLS, as well as all other BNL organizations, participated in a "Safety Stand-Down" during December 2004 to discuss the importance of safety in our daily activities. The meetings began on December 1 and extended through Friday, December 17. A recurring message in the meetings was to build a culture where everyone:
The initiative reflects the renewed emphasis the Department of Energy, BNL, and NSLS management have placed on safety within our facilities.
During this period, the NSLS held meetings for the following groups (click each link to see the PowerPoint presentation given during that meeting):
Based on this document, the NSLS has developed a website that shows how each comment has been tracked and followed up on. The site displays the initial suggestion and the resulting actions taken, indicates whether the comment is closed or open, and provides a point of contact for each item. See the site here.
Additionally, an NSLS Safety Improvement Plan for FY 2005 is now posted here. Safety improvement plans for future fiscal years will be created and posted on this same site.