Electrical Safety Committee Charter

Approved by the APS ESC on March 12, 2009

1. Purpose

The APS Electrical Safety Committee is an internal review committee that advises APS management on all issues related to electrical safety within the APS.

The committee shall work to increase the level of electrical safety and electrical safety awareness within the APS.  The committee shall implement policies and practices adopted by the ANL Electrical Safety Committee and shall assist the ANL ESC as called upon by its chair.

The Committee Chair will define the membership for review of matters brought to his attention.

2. Membership

The APS ESC consists of a chairperson and committee members with significant involvement in electrical work. The PSC Associate Laboratory Director, acting as APS Director and through the SUF ESH/QA Coordinator, appoints the ESC chairperson and approves its membership and charter.

Boris Deriy, Chair APS ASD
George Doktorczyk APS AES
Greg Markovich APS AES
Charles Doose APS ASD
Doug Horan APS ASD
James Lang APS ASD
Michael Pape APS XSD
Lynn Ribaud APS XSD
Tim Smith APS XSD
Ju Wang APS ASD
Kevin Bailey PHY
Glen Kailus PFS

3. Method

The Committee will:

  • Advise APS management on APS and/or facility specific implementation of the ANL Electrical Safety Program (ESP).
  • Provide support to the APS ESH personnel in assessing compliance with ANL requirements.
  • Recommend safety measures and remedial action for eliminating or reducing electrical hazards.
  • Advise APS management of training for committee members to enable them to perform their duties.
  • Review, upon request, electrical safety aspects of proposed major facility changes, electrical installations, operation, and maintenance procedures for compliance with ANL ES&H requirements, and to participate in building safety inspections.
  • Take direction from policies and interpretations adopted by the ANL Electrical Safety Committee.

4. Frequency of Meetings

Meetings will be held at least twice each year.

Last reviewed: March 12, 2009
Last Revised: March 12, 2009
Members Revised: June 2, 2011
ICMS # APS_1192717