Safety Management Services An integral component of the AGC Oregon-Columbia Chapteris our emphasis on safety. For the latest in COVID-19 information, click here. We employ a team of nine safety professionals across the state that provides a wealth of expertise in safety and health related services unequaled in the construction industry. The safety management consultant (SMC) team specializes in construction safety and is dedicated to accident prevention, program development, cultural shift through continuous improvement, and overall, working with you to maximize your return on your safety investment. To support the challenging occupational health-related safety issues of the construction industry (noise, silica, lead, asbestos, chemical and coating exposures, and other environmental challenges), our team includes a certified industrial hygienist and safety technician. AGC members participating in AGC’s workers’ compensation group program enjoy the highest service priority from the SMCs. However, all members can access the expertise and advice of the SMC team through unlimited phone calls and occasional complementary site visits. COVID-19 Safety Training AGC’s self-directed, online tool offers instruction for social distancing officers as well as job site planning and disinfecting best practices. The course is available indefinitely and can be taken at any time, from any place. Employees can complete the training on a job site with internet connection, an office, or the comfort of home. Click here for more information. What Safety Means to AGC Members Safety Management Services General consultation for management best practices Technical expertise and consultation Policy and program development Training – customized and onsite training to meet your needs Site safety survey and support Exposure assessment and controls planning Incident investigation support Pre-job safety planning and site visits Industrial hygiene services Industrial Hygiene Services Training and educating employees on job related risks such as silica, dust, noise, asbestos, respiratory, lead Investigating and examining workplace hazards Making recommendations on improving safety Conducting scientific research and providing data on possible harmful conditions in the workplace Safety Data Sheet (SDS) review Air monitoring surveys Noise dosimetry exposure monitoring Comprehensive site survey assessment Laboratory analytical testing Contact a Safety Management or Industrial Hygiene Consultant Need safety advice or expertise? Give us a call. AGC safety management consultants manage an assigned book of business, generally based on geographic location around the state, and our industrial hygiene team covers the entire state. Contact a consultant in your area, or contact the AGC office for a referral. We are here to help! 2020 Safety Team Service Area Map Safety Team Dennis Barlow, ASP, CSP, CMSP, CRIS Director of Safety Services 503-685-8328 firstname.lastname@example.org Workers’ compensation program Safety management team leadership Safety training Workers’ Compensation Negotiating Committee staff liaison Barb Epstien, MPH, CIH Industrial Hygienist 503-312-3048 email@example.com Statewide industrial hygiene services SAIF Total Worker Health SAIF Professional Development Committee Andrew Haymart, CHST Industrial Hygiene Technician 541-230-0368 firstname.lastname@example.org Statewide industrial hygiene services SAIF IH Working Group John Jean Safety Management Consultant 541-613-6859 email@example.com Southern Oregon (Roseburg, Medford, Klamath Falls, Ashland) Southern Oregon Coast, Reedsport to Brookings Rogue Valley Safety Committee staff liaison Chris Miller, ASP, CSP Safety Management Consultant 503-704-7636 firstname.lastname@example.org Portland Northwest Portland Southwest Tigard, Beaverton Hillsboro, Western Washington County Northern Oregon Coast and Highway 30 AGCA Safety & Health Committee, Government Subcommittee Safety awards programs Nick Naramore, CSP Safety Management Consultant 503-789-6992 email@example.com Portland Northeast (East of I-205) Portland Southeast (East of I-205) Milwaukie, Clackamas, Oregon City Columbia Gorge Eastern Oregon SafeBuild Alliance Safety and Health Council staff liaison Brent Pockrus Safety Management Consultant 503-789-7104 firstname.lastname@example.org Southern Willamette Valley Eugene, Corvallis, Albany Central Coast (Tillamook to Waldport) Travis Stone, CHST Safety Management Consultant 503-789-6991 email@example.com Portland North Portland Northeast (west of I-205) Portland Southeast (west of I-205) Bend/Central Oregon Southwest Washington Construction Safety Summit Nathan Taylor Safety Management Consultant 503-894-1110 firstname.lastname@example.org Northern Willamette Valley Tualatin to Salem McMinnville, Newberg OR-OSHA Construction Advisory Committee SAIF Professional Development Committee Our Members Love Us Being a member of AGC has been an integral component in growing LMC Construction’s safety program to ensure we provide a safe workplace for all our employees. AGC’s dedication, prompt feedback, and teamwork approach in their consultation services, training classes, expertise, and safety support is invaluable to LMC Construction. Cara Spano Safety Director, LMC Construction Related Resources Workers’ Compensation Insurance Safety + Workers’ Comp = Sound Investment in Your Business Maximize your investment return » Safety & Health Council Knowledge, networking, new safety ideas Attend the next council meeting » Safety Training AGC offers safety training and certification programs designed to help contractors improve safety, reduce accidents, and meet OSHA requirements. See our event calendar for upcoming classes » Need more information? Contact Dennis Barlow, director of Safety Services, for more information.