Expertise DescriptionI 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
My expert witness experience includes safety and conduct of incident / accident investigations.
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.
|Master of Arts||Communication Sciences||The University of Connecticut||Storrs|
|Bachelor of Science||Human Development & Family Relations||The University of Connecticut||Storrs|
|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
American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases