Health and Safety Manager
Oversees and implements the Health and Safety program in a high velocity, high volume 300,000 sq ft RLC (retail logistics center) that processes 80 percent of all imported freight for the entire network routing to 13 store support centers and 1 store. Accountable for injury prevention, injury reporting and treatment, case management, accommodation policy, modified work plan, ensuring OSHA and company policy compliance, safety audits, conducting injury trend analysis and developing appropriate action plans to reduce safety incidents.
- Created FIT (functional industrial training) lab to provide task specific job safety training to reduce strains.
- Conducted weekly safety discussions with department supervisors to increase safety awareness.
- Lead leader based safety audits.
- Collaborated with the leadership team to identify and eliminate unsafe conditions.