SafeLand Leadership

SafeLand Inc

Organization

There are 3 levels of organization that are integral to the success of SafeLand Inc. Described below is the organization, responsibilities, and relationships between the SafeLand Advisory Group, Accrediting Organizations, and Training Providers.

Accrediting Organizations

Linda F. Martin

PhD, MBA, PMP, CIH, CSP, CHMM, PG

Executive Director


Dr. Martin has over 30 years of experience in occupational safety management in a variety of industries including oil and gas, material handling processes and equipment, construction, manufacturing, cranes, heavy haul transportation, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, industrial hygiene, toxicology, epidemiology, environmental consulting, and online instruction/curriculum development. Dr. Martin has a successful consulting business serving all of these industries (KLME Martin Associates LLC) and a podcast that explores the struggles of practitioners within the safety profession (The Safety Struggle).

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SafeLand Executive Team

Bill Walker, CSP, CIH
Bill Walker, CSP, CIHPresident
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Mike Borgschatz
Mike BorgschatzVice-President
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Tara Porter-Yarborough
Tara Porter-YarboroughSecretary
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Scott Long
Scott LongTreasurer
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Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors serves as the governing body charged with providing oversight of matters related to, and specific to, SafeLand Inc.

Kyle Cordis
Kyle Cordis
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Rene Flores
Rene Flores
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Joseph D. Long
Joseph D. Long
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Zach Mangum
Zach Mangum
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Callie Marsh
Callie Marsh
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Josh Ortega
Josh Ortega
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Nicholas Tarquinio, MS, CSP, ATC, CES, HSE
Nicholas Tarquinio, MS, CSP, ATC, CES, HSE
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Tiffany Rice, CSP
Tiffany Rice, CSP
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Accrediting Organizations

In order to provide a consistent orientation for the onshore oil and gas industry, SafeLand Inc has developed a method of accrediting safety orientation programs to ensure minimum requirements are satisfied. These organizations (Accrediting Organization) endorsed by the SLAG are responsible for ensuring that the Training Providers delivering their organizations training comply with the aforementioned requirements.

For more information on becoming a SafeLandUSA Accrediting Organization, please e-mail: info@safelandusa.org.

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West Virginia University
Energy Training Council

Training Providers

Training Provider work under the endorsement of an Accrediting Organization. Therefore, it is required that all training providers deliver an accredited orientation from an Accrediting Organization endorsed by SafeLandUSA.

Training Providers may include, but are not limited to the following:

Contractors (In-house Programs)

Service Companies

Third Party Training Organizations

Technical Schools

Safety Councils

Operators & Contractors Supporting SafeLandUSA

The Operators and Contractors listed below support the SafeLandUSA Orientation, with the goal of reducing the number of accidents in our industry’s journey to zero accidents.

Participating Operators & Contractors include, but are not limited to:

3000+ TRAINERS

The orientation is delivered by over 3000 nationwide trainers meeting
the present and future needs of Energy industry workers.

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