AUGUSTA, GA. (WFXG) - Richmond County commissioners say they’re working to make the city and facilities safer.
Putting together a new safety policy standard operation procedure.
Commissioners say risk management’s current safety policy is inadequate.
They’re focusing on recreational facilities and other places where there’s a high concentration of people and dangerous things.
“Getting more certified safety officers, we’re talking about putting in a process where we can declare it’s an emergency, its immediate, it’s urgent..whether we need to shut down a place of operation," said District 4 Commissioner Sammie Sias.
Commissioners will have the beginning of a draft proposal at their next subcommittee meeting in May.