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Safety Medical

Hayes, VA, 23072
February 18, 2020

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James J. Galindo

**** ********** ** * Hayes, VA *3072

219-***-**** *

Summary of Qualifications

Over 5 years of experience of treating and managing occupational injuries

Experienced in identifying and preventing hazards associated with warehousing functions

Knowledgeable of OSHA 29 CFR 1910 regulations and experienced in implementing work place safety programs

Skilled in workers compensation case management with a proven track record of positive outcomes

Proficient in performing site safety audits and providing guidance on safe techniques and strategies

Experienced in performing incident investigations and determining root causes and casual factor analysis

Education and Memberships

Columbia Southern University Orange Beach, AL

Bachelors of Science, Occupational Safety and Health March 2020 Related Course Work- Legal Aspects of Safety and Health, OSHA Standards, Industrial Ergonomics, Accident Investigation, Industrial Hygiene, Toxicology, and Interactions of Hazardous Materials

National Honor Society of Leadership and Success December 2018-Present Graduate Safety Practitioner (GSP) March 2020

American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP), Member January 2020-Present Methodist Hospital Systems Highland, IN

Emergency Medical Technician March 2010

American Red Cross October 2015-Present

CPR/AED/First Aid Instructor

American Heart Association August 2009-Present

CPR/AED BLS Provider

Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation Certified Occupational Hearing Conservationist August 2017-Present Experience

Medcor-Target Distribution

Suffolk, VA

Occupational Health Technician October 2014-Present

Conduct daily departmental walk-throughs to assess safety compliance with corporate safety plan and regulations providing active coaching and correction of unsafe behaviors

Train and certify inhouse emergency response team in CPR/AED/First Aid

Reduced recordable injuries by 60% within the first year by training department leadership and senior leadership on departmental safety audits

28% reduction in workers compensation costs in year 1, 46% reduction year 2 to 3 through active management of return to work program

Achieved 49% denial decision in workers compensation claims resulting from thorough investigations which determined root causes that were not compensable or occurred outside of the workplace

Led and managed a team of 4 direct reports in the daily operations of providing treatment of workplace injuries and supporting daily safety activities

Produced trend reports and presented findings for the senior operational team on a weekly basis and recommended corrective actions

Prompt Ambulance Transportation Highland, IN

Emergency Medical Technician March 2010-October 2014

Provided emergency medical care to patients in a pre-hospital system

Responded to 911 calls for medical assistance within the community

Performed daily quality audits on equipment and vehicle to assure success in field operations

Assisted Police and Fire personnel in rescue operations

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