Report 2017-119 Recommendation 8 Responses

Report 2017-119: California State University: It Has Not Provided Adequate Oversight of the Safety of Employees and Students Who Work With Hazardous Materials (Release Date: April 2018)

Recommendation #8 To: University, California State

To ensure that it identifies systemwide trends and makes appropriate recommendations to address health and safety issues, the Chancellor's Office should work with the appropriate union to form a systemwide joint committee, as agreed upon in its bargaining agreement with the union, by September 2018.

60-Day Agency Response

The Chancellor's Office has been working with the union and has formed a systemwide joint health and safety committee. The committee held its first meeting on June 7, 2018.

California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Fully Implemented

All Recommendations in 2017-119

Agency responses received are posted verbatim.