Expert 343114 - CT


Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in Workplace Safety and OSHA-related matters as consultant, educator, trainer, author and expert witness. My expertise includes forklifts / powered industrial trucks, ladders, scaffolds, falls, fall prevention and protection, confined space, OSHA regulations, bloodborne pathogens, amputation prevention, and hazard communication (chemical safety, chemical handling, toxic and hazardous substances). I have extensive experience in interpreting and applying federal and state safety regulations, safety best practices, and national safety consensus standards. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes safety and conduct of incident / accident investigations.


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: the design and delivery of training programs for OSHA general industry and construction compliance and safety program, safety management systems, risk management, loss prevention, emergency response, all hazards planning, disaster preparedness, and business continuity; national travel for provision of training seminars at multiple conferences and symposia, including main sessions and keynotes; design and presentation of expert webinars.


Professional Experiences




Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
Master of ArtsCommunication SciencesThe University of Connecticut Storrs
Bachelor of ScienceHuman Development & Family RelationsThe University of Connecticut Storrs

Licenses Certifications

Certified OHST (Occupational Health & Safety Technologist)
Certified Associate Safety and Health Manager (ASHM)
Certified Forklift Safety Technician (FST)
Certified Scaffold Competent Person Trainer
CPR & First Aid Instructor Trainer

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)


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