#72: Opiates and COVID-19
April 7, 2021 | 1 hours 10 seconds
In this episode of The Accidental Safety Pro Podcast, series host Jill James interviews Eric Persaud. Eric is a doctoral candidate in public health at the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, at the State University of New York, Downstate Health Sciences University, and Eric will soon be defending his dissertation. Eric has a lot of insight on ways the pandemic has affected us in ways that might otherwise go unseen to the general public, like the rise in opiate overdose deaths.
#71: OSHA is Considering an Emergency Temporary Standard
March 24, 2021 | 46 minutes 52 seconds
In this special episode of the podcast, series host Jill James interviews Mark Catlin. We have Mark in the studio today because OSHA is talking about issuing an emergency temporary standard (ETS) in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
#70: From firefighting to ammonia
February 3, 2021 | 1 hours 31 minutes 20 seconds
In this episode of The Accidental Safety Pro Podcast, our guest is Gary Smith, President and CEO of the Ammonia Safety Training Institute. Gary has a remarkably storied career and a fascinating rise to where he is today. This is our longest episode ever because we couldn't pack Gary's story into just an hour. You won't want to miss this one!
#69: Safety from every perspective
January 20, 2021 | 1 hours 13 minutes 36 seconds
In this episode of The Accidental Safety Pro Podcast, Series host Jill James interviews Paul Penn. Paul is a Swiss Army Knife of emergency management, environmental management, and health & safety management. His safety and advocacy work has been making waves in the safety world for decades. Listen to all the great stories, advice, and more!
#68: The Immediate Responder
January 6, 2021 | 48 minutes 58 seconds
In this week's episode, series host Jill James speaks with Lindsay and Darcy, subject matter experts in Active Violence Emergency Response Training. Together, they're the founders and directors of AVERT.
#67: I See You
December 2, 2020 | 8 minutes 15 seconds
In this unique episode of The Accidental Safety Pro Podcast, series host Jill James reaches out to everyone affected by the pandemic.
#66: Safety in the Sewer
November 18, 2020 | 54 minutes 37 seconds
In this episode of The Accidental Safety Pro, series host Jill James interviews Sheldon Primus. Sheldon is a safety consultant and trainer with a Master's Degree in Public Administration with an emphasis in environmental policy. He's also a trainer for the Certificate of Occupational Safety Managers and Certified Occupational Safety Specialist programs of the Alliance of Safety Council, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Also, Sheldon is the author of "7 Steps to Starting a Profitable Safety Consulting Business" and the host of the weekly podcast, "Safety Consultant with Sheldon Primus." This is an episode you won't want to miss!
#65: Intergenerational Union Workers
November 11, 2020 | 1 hours 5 seconds
Series host Jill James sits down with Ashlee in this episode of The Accidental Safety Pro. Ashlee is a safety professional from Pennsylvania with the United Steelworkers. She has seen many generations in her family become union workers, including herself. Listen now!