Martha Michels

Welcome to the first ESH&Q post in the new Fermilab news system.  I’m excited to bring you our news in this updated format.  The changes to the ES&H organization that have occurred over the last few months have been rewarding for all of us.  We are working more closely together – focused on the lab’s highest priorities and helping our mission by ensuring our work is done in a safe and environmentally sound manner.  Safety is such an important aspect…

Martha Michels Martha Michels, head of ESH&Q, wrote this column. Now that the warm weather is finally upon us and bicyclists, joggers and walkers have taken to the roadways, there are increased chances of collisions with motorists. According to a recent Fermilab Security case report, on March 30, an employee driving to work had a less than friendly verbal exchange with a non-Fermilab bicyclist. The encounter ended with the bicyclist putting his foot on the employee’s vehicle and the employee…

Pay attention to the new signage in the Wilson Hall and Feynman Computing Center parking areas. Photo courtesy of Jody Federwitz, ESH&Q Safety and security are important to Fermilab, and restricted parking is a part of the laboratory’s Security Plan. Next week you will notice changes in the parking areas near Wilson Hall and the Feynman Computing Center. These changes, in keeping with the Security Plan and related DOE requirements, will allow us to maintain a safe and secure parking…