Emergency Incidents- 2/14 DateIncidentAreaStatus 2/17/14- 2/24/14 Power outage. Key equipment such as glove boxes and some hoods were without power. Access to building restricted. B70 (all)Power has been restored and operations have resumed. A follow-up survey has been distributed to identify areas for improvement.
EETD Safety Concerns Status #DateConcernTypeStatus 9249/12/13B90 lobby steps do not have code compliant hand rails and step tread surface slippery FireOpen- Non-slip wax being evaluated 99612/11/13B54 handicap lift has a magnetic door that is very hard to open. Building Maint. Open- Institutional 100212/17/13Need to identify method for cleaning non- disposable lab coats OtherOpen- Institutional 10081/29/14Rusted bathroom stall in B90 restroom. Cut hazard. Buiilding/Mai nt Open-Institutional 10122/26/14Need a guardrail or other control to prevent people from walking through planter in front of B90 to new shuttle stop. Trip/Slip/Fall hazard Building/Mai nt Open
Corrective Action Reports (CATS)- 2/14 CAT #DateDescriptionLeadStatus 9519-49/27/13Non-NRTL equipment in Building 90 R. ScholtzDue- 3/27/14. Self assessment findings. One item remaining before final resolution.
Activity Hazard Documents (AHD)- 2/14 AHDDescriptionStatusLocationPI 3911New AHD for high pressure hydrogen use in Parr Vessel Final draft approved. (Completed) 62-220J. Kerr 214LithiumApprovals- Three year renewal (Completed) 62-350G. Chen 3444Alkali Earth Metal and Reactive Hydrides Draft- Add new lab areas 70-226G. Liu 3509LaserNew PI assigned. Final draft approved. (Completed) 70-163V. Zormpa
Audits and Inspection Status- 2/14 TypeDateLeadStatus EETD Management Safety Walkthrough March 2014A. GadgilBeing Scheduled SAA quarterly inspection April 2014R. ScholtzPlanned
Significant Safety Achievements- 2/14 Assisted with the electrical power outage of Building 70. Ensured that emergency power was provided to critical equipment and EETD response activities were performed safely. Assisted with the NRTL electrical inspection and follow-up of the B31 Refrigerator Test Chamber. Work has been completed and signed-off! The Personal Protective Equipment self-assessment is moving along with all data collected. A report with recommendations and corrective actions is being prepared. A presentation was given to the EETD Safety Committee regarding the upcoming Work Planning and Control process. Old chemical disposals were performed in Buildings 46, 60, and 90.
Short Term Safety Outlook- 3/14 Provide follow-up to the recent B70 power outage. A survey to building occupants has been distributed. Assist with the final safety planning for the FLEXLAB start-up. –Subcontractor/Construction approval processes –Electrical safety issues and authorizations Complete the Personal Protective Equipment self-assessment project. Participate in the annual management safety walkthrough of EETD work areas. Assist with the installation of the B60 air conditioning test chambers. Ensure electrical issues are addressed proactively. Finalize the annual update of the EETD Integrated Safety Management Plan (pending signatures). Participate in the beta-testing of the new Work Planning and Control (WPC) system.