The Jefferson Lewis BOCES Safety Department provides environmental and occupational safety guidance to school districts. We offer a comprehensive safety program dedicated to minimize hazards and unsafe practices. We assist districts in understanding , interpreting and complying with state and federal laws that pertain to schools. We are committed to providing the highest level of compliance and training.
Listed are some of the areas that we assist districts with.
  • Fire and Building Inspections
  • Asbestos Inspections and LEA Training
  • OSHA and PESH regulations concerning Worker Safety
  • EPA and DEC regulations concerning Environmental Safety
  • Chemical Hygiene Training
  • Required Chemical and Blood Borne Pathogen Training
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Respirator Protection Planning
  • Written Safety Plans
  • Job Hazard Assessment
  • Personal Protective Equipment Training
  • Fire Safety Training
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • Petroleum Storage Tank Assistance
  • Automatic External Defibrillator Compliance
  • Violence Intervention and Prevention Workshops
  • Fingerprinting service
  • Regulatory updates
Additional Services Available
  • Indoor Mold Testing
  • Radon Testing
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal
  • Electronics and Bulb Disposal
Contact us:
John Warneck
Health and Safety Coordinator
Julie Shoemaker
Assistant Health and Safety Coordinator
Patty Cerio
Assistant Health and Safety Coordinator
Charity Gregory
Safety Trainer
Christine Bourquin
Secretary to the Health and Safety Coordinator
Last Modified on May 3, 2007