RESOLUTION #17-06


RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF THE IMMOKALEE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT AMENDING THE SAFETY MANUAL - RES0LUTI0N 14-05.


WHEREAS, the Board of Commissioners of the IMMOKALEE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT (hereinafter referred to as the "Board") is empowered to construct, operate and maintain a Water and Sewer System (the "System") as described in Florida Statute Chapter 78- 494, Laws of Florida, which was amended by chapters 93-366, 94-489, and 95-492, Laws of Florida, was codified, reenacted, amended, and repealed as Chapter No. 98-495, was amended in Chapter 2005-298; and was amended in Chapter 2015-205; and


WHEREAS, the Board is authorized and empowered to make rules and regulations for its own government and proceedings; and


WHEREAS, the Board met, reviewed, and amended the Safety Policy, during a publicly advertised meeting on May 17, 2017;


This language will replace item d) on Page 13

d) Suitable clothing and footwear must be worn at all times. Personal protection equipment (hard hats, respirators, eye protection) will be worn whenever needed. Footwear for all Departments, except the Administration Department, will include safety shoes with steel toes or their equivalent. Hard hats must be worn on job sites or as otherwise may be appropriate.

This language will replace item h) under Equipment on Page 39:

h) When working on roadways, job sites, or as directed by the on site supervisor, the wearing of a reflective safety vest is required.


NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

OF THE IMMOKALEE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT, in public meeting assembled that:


PASSED AND DULY ADOPTED by the Board of Commissioners of the IMMOKALEE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT, this 17th day of May 2017.


BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS IMMOKALEE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT


BY:

Joseph Brister Chairman


BY:

Bonnie Keen Secretary