Safety Priority Consultants was established in 2000, to provide occupational safety & health support and risk management services to clients. For 9 years prior, from 1991-2000 founder Chip Darius provided occupational safety & health training and consulting services nation-wide. Seasoned consultants and skilled trainers from Safety Priority have years of experience in front-line operations and safety management, communication, and business process improvement. Client needs are handled accurately, effectively, and in confidence.
Safety Priority is an active member of professional associations, including:
AGC - Associated General Contractors of America (serving on National Health & Safety Committee)
AIHA - American Industrial Hygiene Association
ASSP - American Society of Safety Professionals (formerly ASSE) - Connecticut Valley chapter and Egypt chapter
ATSSA - American Traffic Safety Services Association
CCIA - Connecticut Construction Industries Association (serving on Safety Committee)
IPAF - International Powered Access Federation
ISFP - International Society for Fall Protection
NSC - National Safety Council
NAPSICO - National Association of Public Safety Infection Control Officers
NASP - National Association of Safety Professionals
NFPA - National Fire Protection Association
SAIA - Scaffold & Access Industry Association
USOLN - Utility Safety & Ops Leadership Network
WHWB - Workplace Health Without Borders
ABA - American Bar Association (associate member)
CBA - Connecticut Bar Association (associate member)
Safety Priority staff have been engaged for training and consulting projects throughout the United States, as well as in Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Canada, Scotland, Ireland, China, the Dominican Republic, and Haiti.
We are frequent presenters at national, state and regional conferences and educational seminars such as
AGC National Health & Safety Conference
National Safety Council Congress & Expo
iP Utility Safety Conference & Expo
International Road Federation World Conference
International Road Federation Safer Roads Across Six Continents
Business & Legal Reports professional development webinars
American Society of Safety Professionals - Professional Development Conferences (PDCs) and webinars (formerly American Society of Safety Engineers)
State and regional Safety Council conferences
OSHA Training Institute Education Center courses
Connecticut Business & Industry Association safety conferences
Connecticut Construction Industries Association safety roundtables
Safety Priority is connected with top-notch safety specialists, networking together to provide professional services.
Chip Darius, OHST, CIT, CSHO, CUSP, EMT. bio Expert in risk management and occupational safety & health. 2022 Safety Professional of the Year, Associated General Contractors of Connecticut. Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer for both General Industry and Construction. Walkway Auditor Certificate Holder. Featured inFacing Forward: Profiles of EHS Professionals.
Lee Marchessault, CUSA, CUSP. Expert in utility and electrical safety. Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer for Construction and General Industry.
Leslie Arnson, Esq. Expert in environmental and DOT regulations.
Bill Katt, CHMM, CIT. Expert in environmental compliance and Hazardous Materials. Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer for Construction and General Industry.
Kim Lindgren, MS, CHST. Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer for Construction and Maritime industries. 2018 ASSP Construction Safety Professional of the Year. Former OSHA compliance officer.
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Safety Priority Consultants, LLC Call Toll-free in North America: 1 800 809-0059 Tel 860.978-9899 Fax 860.760-6264 110 Court Street Suite 1 Cromwell, CT 06416 USA