Occupational Safety and Training

Our mission is to assure you a safe and healthy work place; provide you and your supervisor with safety information and training; conduct work site safety and health inspections; and recommend corrective actions. Work safety is a shared responsibility here at Warren Wilson College.

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RESOURCES:

Find online training, safety videos, and more on our Moodle page.

Watch a video on young worker safety. Every incoming student watches this video as part of their introduction to the Work Program.

Submit training records with this form.

If you’ve been injured at work, fill out an Accident Investigation Form within 24 hours of the incident. If you are the supervisor of an injured worker, use the supervisor version.

To submit an anonymous safety concern or report a near-miss incident, use the Safety Report form.

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SERVICES:

  • Respirator fit testing
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) evaluations
  • Ergonomic evaluations
  • Specialized training for crews or special projects
  • First Aid/CPR training

SAFETY COMMITTEE

The Warren Wilson College Safety Committee meets on the first Friday of each month. Contact Kara if you would like to add topics to the Safety Committee agenda. Ongoing discussion topics include campus lighting, traffic safety on and off campus, and recent work injury investigations.

 

Questions, Concerns? Please contact:

Kara Franke, MPH

Director of Occupational Safety & Training
kfranke@warren-wilson.edu
Ext. 3017
Box 6325