Certified Safety Professional and Trainer

Technical Consultant #1139


Expertise

  • Specializing in chemical and biotech industries
  • OSHA: Regulatory compliance, recordkeeping, rules, policies and procedures, facility inspections and audit
  • Construction safety, safe work permits, contractor safety programs
  • Safety program development, implementation, effectiveness measurement and improvement
  • Employee involvement programs, safety committee enhancement, safety training
  • Ergonomics
  • Hand injury prevention
  • Bloodborne pathogen programs
  • Accident investigation
  • Industrial hygiene
  • Hazard assessment and analysis
  • Hazard communication
  • Hazardous energy control
  • Emergency preparedness and response
  • Training design, development and delivery
  • EHS information management

Experience

Independent Safety Consultant, 1999 - Present

Rohm & Haas Company, 1980 - 1999

Safety Director, Research Division

  • Oversaw EHS initiatives and compliance including inspections, safety permits, contractor safety, employee training, and legislative and regulatory compliance for overall stakeholder protection.

EHS Coordinator, Research Division

  • Implemented Instructional System Design as preferred model for EHS training, insuring consistency and compliance.
  • Conducted incident investigations, identifying and eliminating root causes, and communicating relevant issues to employees and management.
  • Served as Site Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) Coordinator.
  • Served as Safety Officer of HazMat team for 3 years.
  • Conducted Safety and Health audits of company manufacturing locations.

Chemical Process Engineer

  • Conducted bench top research into emulsion polymer isolation techniques and attendant scale-up studies leading to domestic and overseas plant process design and implementation.
  • Conducted plant process improvement and product improvement studies.
  • Evaluated large-scale equipment - dryers, separators, mixers, and pumps - for potential process plant installation.

Union Camp Corporation, Princeton, NJ, 1975 -1980

Chemical Process Engineer

  • Conducted research in paper pulp washing operations.
  • Improved water utilization in pulp and paper mills, wastewater volume reduction, alternative biological and mechanical processes for water clean-up, improved by-product recovery, and reduced sulfur-compound air emissions.

Honors & Publications

  • American Society of Safety Engineers
  • Board of Certified Safety Professionals
  • National Fire Protection Association
  • National Environmental Training Association
  • National Safety Council

Education

  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA,
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA,
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