James Boretti

CSP, President / CEO

With over 33 years of experience, James has an extensive background in the field of Occupational Safety & Health. James is President of Boretti, Inc., a professional Safety, Health & Environmental firm providing a broad range of technical and business safety solutions. He has successfully consulted with an array of clients and industries, including healthcare, manufacturing, television, construction, and agricultural environments. His efforts have resulted in measurable, improved operational efficiency and productivity, lowered insurance rates, reduced claims frequency, and OSHA compliance.

James is a frequent speaker for clients and professional organizations such as the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP), and has taught safety courses for the University of California, Irvine, in ergonomics and sustainability/social compliance. James is well versed in the International Organization for Standardization and other non-governmental voluntary and marketplace certifications for safety, environmental, and sustainable operations.


Business, Business Administration & Marketing
San Diego State University


  • Assistant Regional Vice President, Council on Professional Affairs (CoPA) & GA, Finance & Special Projects, Regional Operating Committee, ASSP, 2011 – 2016
  • Regional Vice President, Regional Operating Committee 1, ASSP, 2017 – Present
  • Finance, Ethics & Compensation Committees, Member, ASSP, 2007 – Present
  • Business of Safety Committee, Member, ASSP, 2003 – 2014
  • President, ASSP, Orange Coast Chapter, 1999 – 2000 & Central Valley Chapter, 2010 – 2011
  • CoPA, Member, ASSP, 2007 – 2011
  • ASSP, Member, 1987 – Present


  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP), 1996 – Current


  • Safety Professional of the Year, ASSP, 2013 – 2014
  • President’s Award for Continual Leadership Mentoring, ASSP, 2012
  • Culbertson Award for Volunteerism, ASSP, 2011