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 Expert  727930

Expert in Occupational Health and Safety


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Nova Scotia
Canada
Education Work History Career Accomplishments Consulting Services Expert Witness Market Research

Summary of Expertise:

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Expert is the owner and principal consultant at Expert's Firm Expert is a Certified Health and Safety Consultant (CHSC) with over 30 years of workplace experience in a wide range of industries from retail to heavy construction
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occupational safety

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safety management

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construction safety management

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construction safety

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safety auditing

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safety standard

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contractor safety

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contractor safety management

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A Workplace Accident and Injury Reduction Program

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Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulation

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Occupational Safety and Health Administration standard

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Occupational Safety and Health Act


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Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
2011   Certificate   Occupational Health and Safety   Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE)  
2000   Certificate   Construction Safety   Nova Scotia Construction Safety Association  
1980   Certificate   Engineer Diver-Advanced   Royal Engineers Diving School  
1977   Certificate   Engineer Diver-Basic   Royal Engineers Diving School  
1977   Certificate   Military Engineering   Royal School of Military Engineering (RSME)  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Title   Responsibilities

2007 to

 

(Undisclosed)

 

Principal Consultant

 

Responsible for the provision of Occupational Health & Safety (OHS)consulting services to clients

1996 to 2010

 

Dominion Diving Limited

 

QHSE Director/Subsea Consultant

 


1983 to 1996

 

Freelance

 

Freelance diver, supervisor, project manager

 

Freelance diver, supervisor, project manager for various subsea companies


Career Accomplishments:
Associations/Societies

Society for Underwater Technology (SUT).

Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE).

Licenses/Certifications

Certified Health and Safety Consultant (CHSC); Construction Safety Officer; Quality Assurance Auditor; Mixed Gas Bell Diver-HSE Pt II; Field Engineer.

Professional Appointments

Canadian Society of Safety Engineering - NS Chapter - Treasurer; Society for Underwater Technology (SUT), Chairman Halifax, NS; Diver Certification Board of Canada (DCBC), Director.

Awards/Recognition

General Service Medal (GSM).


Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
2010 to 2010   Department of National Defence (DND)   Consultant   He consulted on a project for underwater survey of discarded munitions.
2009 to 2010   National Energy Board (NEB)   Consultant   He consulted on a project to review and revise regulations for commercial diving.
2001 to   Diver Certification Board of Canada   Director   Director on board of directors. Chairman of ROV Competency Scheme

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • He provides consulting services to clients who are looking for advice regarding any aspect of the subsea services, diving or Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) industry. Clients include offshore energy operators and contractors, engineering consultants, government departments, power generators, investment houses, shipping lines, port and harbour authorities.
  • He provided consulting services to a government department who wanted to revise regulations regarding the safety of commercial diving operations. Services included reviewing and reporting re the current regulations, reviewing, reporting and advising re practical implementation of the proposed, revised regulations.
  • He provided consulting services to a government department who wanted to conduct a underwater survey of the seabed at an ex naval ammunition depot. The depot had been sold to developers and the area required surveying and clearing of discarded munitions lying on the seabed prior to development. Services included advice re the survey and disposal operation, preparation of the survey and disposal plan, preparation of the final report.
  • He provides consulting services to investors looking to invest in companies involved in the subsea services sector of the offshore energy industry. Investors range from small private equity firms to large investment bankers. Services include providing technical, business and economic advice on selected subsea service companies.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your expert consulting needs.  Expert is available for consulting to corporate, legal and government clients.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
Has limited experience as an expert witness for occupational diving.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

International Experience:
Years   Country / Region   Summary
1983 to 1996   United Kingdom   Freelance diver, supervisor, project manager for various subsea companies

Market Research:
Has numerous contacts in the subsea services industry and attends relevant trade shows/exhibitions. Reviews relevant industry news sites on a daily basis.

Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your marketing research, industry research, and company research needs.  For research needs involving multiple experts or secondary research, a Research Director can be assigned to coordinate the work into a custom report for you as a potentially quicker and more cost effective alternative to doing this work yourself or hiring a boutique consultancy.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Additional Skills and Services:
Training/Seminars

Introduction to Diving Operations; Introduction to ROV Operations; Introduction Subsea Pipeline Inspections; Pre Qualification and Selection of Diving Contractors.

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

Experience with sourcing and qualifying contractors for the provision of diving, ROV, surveying services. Pre qualifying, auditing and assessing vendors.


 

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