Health and Safety Support

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North Wind is dedicated to the safety of our workers, our clients and the environment. North Wind continually sets high expectations for safety performance for all projects. We place a priority on having highly skilled and qualified safety professionals who continually promote a culture of safety in all we do. Members of our safety management team have certifications from either the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) and/or the American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH). They provide oversight, coaching and mentoring to all project specific site safety officers. All our site safety officers have completed 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) and 30-hour Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Construction Industry training. Members of our safety and health team often carry one or more of the following certifications:

  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
  • Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH)
  • Construction or Occupational Health and Safety Technician (CHST or OHST)

Current and past safety and health support has been provide for various U.S. Department of Energy sites, various U.S. Department of Defense projects for the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, and U.S. Navy, various U.S. Coast Guard sites, various U.S. Army Corp of Engineer projects, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the U.S. Forest Service, and various other businesses (small and large) at locations around the country.

Health & Safety Pic (Magnesium Burn)Safety and Health Professional Services

  • Asbestos and Lead-Based Paint Assessments
  • Occupational Exposure Assessments
  • Occupational Safety and Health Consulting and Audits
  • Safety and Health Training
  • Respirator Training and Fit Testing
  • OSHA Program Development for General and Construction Industries
  • OSHA Hazardous Waste Site Health and Safety Consulting
  • Industrial Hygiene Surveys
  • Indoor Air Quality Monitoring and Assessment
  • Environmental Air Monitoring
  • Noise Exposure Monitoring, Assessment, and Control
  • Safety and Health Program Development
  • Abatement Clearance Surveys (e.g., asbestos, lead, mold)
  • 10 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 851 Worker Safety and Health Program Development, Assessment, and Compliance
  • 10 CFR 850, Chronic Beryllium Disease Prevention Program Development, Assessment and Compliance
  • OSHA Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Development, Assessment and Compliance
  • Integrated Safety Management Systems (ISMS) Program Development, Assessment and Compliance