About The Safety Nerd
Daniel is committed to building strong safety cultures founded on the three principles of integrity, communication and education. He is a dedicated proponent of the safety of those around him, understands the importance of forming partnerships to achieve continued success and is an advocate of putting “People First, Safety Always”.
A veteran of the United States Army and a former Firefighter / EMT, Daniel has a unique perspective on the impact safety plays in our everyday life. Daniel brings over fourteen (14) years of combined experience in risk management & mitigation, rescue and emergency response. Daniel has an inherent ability for program development and execution, operations and team building.
Daniel has focused his efforts on developing safety resources that are both easily understandable and easily accessible to employees and clients alike. Believing that perfection is a journey and not a destination, Daniel continually seeks new methods to ensure a safe work environment for those around him with a focus on recoverability as well as prevention. Daniel has a true passion for safety, as is demonstrated by his familiarity with site-specific safety requirements, regular field visits and engaging safety training programs.
Daniel is an active member of the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP), The Houston Business Round-table (HBR) and various client contractor safety groups. Daniel holds his CHST certification through the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) and will be completing his bachelor’s degree in Occupational Safety and Health with a Certificate in Environmental Management through Columbia Southern University in the Spring of 2020.
Daniel is Husband to one and Father to six.
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