Dick Epp

Safety, Health & Environmental (SH&E) Professional
31+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE


Richard offers over 31 years in safety, project engineering, management for construction, manufacturing, and industry. His most recent 15 years of experience includes being the acting Safety Manager for the Alameda County Water District, a Professional Safety Expert for Google, a Site Safety Engineer for demolition and remediation projects, the Fall Protection Subject Matter Expert and Industrial Safety Engineer for a National laboratory, a Safety Consultant for several medical facilities, and a Corporate Safety Manager for a construction service company.

Prior to that, he managed the startup and operation of a 25 MGD municipal water treatment plant, he was the Plant Engineer for glass container/gypsum wallboard manufacturers, and he was the Construction Manager for a cement mortar pipelining company. Richard was also Construction Project/Area Superintendent for several corporations for nuclear/fossil fuel power for refinery industries.

Richard is a recognized authority on Fall Protection training. He has authored articles on the subject that have subsequently been published in OSHA’s internal safety newsletter and the American Society of Safety Professional’s Safety Journal.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS


  • American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP), Member, 2000 – Present
  • ASSP, Former President of San Francisco Chapter, 2003 – 2004

CERTIFICATIONS & TRAINING


  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
  • Professional Engineer (PE), Mechanical
  • Recognized Authority, Fall Protection Training

EDUCATION


BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Mechanical Engineering
University of Wyoming
1952

AWARDS & HONORS


  • Safety Professional of the Year, San Francisco Chapter, 2009