Environmental Health and Safety and Risk Management

Holiday Safety Tips

Happy holidays from your Workplace Safety Committee! We are grateful for your support throughout the year by reporting workplace hazards and concerns. During this festive time of year, the committee is providing the following list of resources that provide safety tips and reminders for decorating, live tree care, and candle burning. Speaking of candles, no open flames are permitted in any building on campus. Review the college’s Fire Prevention plan for more information.

NFPA Deck the Halls with Fire Safety (1 minute video)

NPFA Winter Holiday Safety

NFPA Christmas Tree Safety

Holiday Decoration Safety Tips (CPSC.gov)

Tips for Celebrating Safety this Holiday Season (CPSC.gov)

Make Safety a Family Holiday Tradition (CPSC.gov)


Wishing you and your family a safe and healthy holiday season!

Your Workplace Safety Committee –

Cari Freno                     Carol McMillin

Jennifer Gabel               Gabe Moliken

Steve Gehringer            Jordan Scharaga

Colleen Grzywacz         Gabby Wright

Meghan Jones               Lawrence Zimmerman

Tim Litz                          Matt Zrada

Pete Looft