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Vincent A. Gallagher, Jr.
Safety Research, Inc.
739 White Horse Pike, Suite 3
Audubon, NJ 08106
(856) 547-4884

Date of Birth: 1/3/43
Languages: English and Spanish

EDUCATION

LaSalle University, Philadelphia, PA, 1960-64 BA, Liberal Arts, Economics Major

New York University, New York City, 1978-79 Masters of Arts in Occupational Safety and Health - Center for Safety Awarded Fellowship for study at NYU by U.S. Department of Labor, OSHA (Class Representative)

EMPLOYMENT

1985-Present Safety Research, Inc. Provides consultation services to Industry, Labor, Government, Educational Institutions, Attorneys, United Nations Agencies, Employer Associations and International Agencies.

1980-1982 Organization of American States. Regional Advisor in Occupational Safety and Health for Latin America and the Caribbean. Advised governments and labor organizations, developed training courses, taught at universities and international training centers. (On leave of absence from OSHA)

1972-1985 U.S. Department of Labor, OSHA. Evaluated safety and health hazards in 792 factories and construction sites, trained OSHA inspectors, developed OSHA training material, advised employers and union representatives.

1969-1971 Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. Bala Cynwyd Pa. Workers Compensation Representative. Investigated industrial accident and disease claims.

1966-1968 U.S. Army. Vicenza, Italy, Specialist 4th Class.

1964-1966 U.S. Peace Corps. Venezuela.

TEACHING

Lectured as Instructor or Assistant Adjunct Professor at the following:

1. Burlington County College, Industrial Management Program, Safety Management and Engineering,
Instructor. Three credit course.

2. Rutgers University, Labor Education Center, New Brunswick, New Jersey.

3. University of Pennsylvania, Department of Research Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

4. Glassboro State University, Industrial Relations Center, Glassboro, New Jersey.

5. Atlantic County Community College, Personnel Management Center, Mays Landing, New Jersey.

6. Medical College of Pennsylvania, Environmental/Occupational Health Department.

7. LaSalle University, Health Economics, Economics Department

8. Drexel University, Environmental Health Division.

9. Temple University, Environmental Health Division.

10. Has lectured at various Universities and International Training Centers in Latin America.

MEMBERSHIPS

1. American Public Health Association, Member

2. American Society of Safety Engineers, Member

3. Human Factors Society, Member

4. National Safety Council, Member

5. National Safety Management Society, Member

6. International Fall Protection Society, Member

AWARDS

1. Received 12 Awards or Commendations by U.S. Department of Labor, OSHA, 1972-1985

2. Awarded Fellowship by OSHA to pursue Master Degree at NYU, Center for Safety, 1978

3. United Nations Award for occupational safety and health work performed in Latin America

4. PHILAPOSH, Special Achievement Award. Philadelphia, Pa., 1983

5. White Lung Association of New Jersey, For Extraordinary Contribution in Protecting Public Health

Against Exposure to Asbestos, 1990

CERTIFICATIONS

1. Certified Hazard Control Manager, Master Level #2242

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH TRAINING

(Some examples)

1. Engineering Aspects of Fall Hazard Control, Taught by Terry Schmidt of Rose Engineering, 2 days, Livonia, MI, 1991

2. Establishing and Auditing an Effective Product Safety Management Program, Taught by National Safety Council, Atlanta, GA, February, 1988

3. Examples of training received at U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Training Center, Rosemont, IL, 1972-1985:

P U B L I C A T I O N S

(some examples)

1. Recognize Design Defects and Reduce. A Study of Two Hundred Industrial Fatalities, Workers Compensation Insurance, Safer Times Magazine, Philadelphia, Pa, Professional Safety, September 1988 No. 29, 1980

2. Design Defects in Forklift Trucks, Workers' 7. Guarding by Location - A Dangerous Concept, Compensation Monthly, Volume 9, No. 2, Professional Safety, September 1990 October 1988

3. OSHA and the General Duty Clause, 8. Lock Out/Tag Out Requirements, Safer Times Professional Safety, December 1990 Magazine, No. 92, April, May, June 1990

4. Unsafe Design: Fall and Machine Hazards, 9. Liability, OSHA and the Safety of Outside Professional Safety, December 1991 Contractors, Professional Safety, January 1993

5. Advances in Safety Technology: Dilemmas for Product Manufacturers, Opportunities for Safety Professionals, Professional Safety, October 1994

6. A Study of Two Hundred Industrial Fatalities, Workers Compensation Insurance, Safer Times Magazine, Philadelphia, Pa, Professional Safety, September 1988 No. 29, 1980

7. Guarding by Location - A Dangerous Concept, Compensation Monthly, Volume 9, No. 2, Professional Safety, September 1990

8. Lock Out/Tag Out Requirements, Safer Times Professional Safety, December 1990 Magazine, No. 92, April, May, June 1990

9. Liability, OSHA and the Safety of Outside Professional Safety, December 1991 Contractors, Professional Safety, January 1993

SAFETY PAMPHLETS DEVELOPED FOR THE UNITED NATIONS,

INTERNATIONAL LABOR ORGANIZATION AND THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH, BOGOTA, COLOMBIA, 1987 (SPANISH)

1. Basic Principles of Occupational Safety
2. How to Inspect Your Workplace
3. The Causes of Industrial Accidents and Health
4. How to Investigate an Industrial Accident

R E P R E S E N T A T I V E

C L I E N T S / P R O J E C T S

I. LABOR/INDUSTRY

UAW-GM Health and Safety Center, Madison Heights, MI

Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Association, Ann Arbor, MI

General Instrument Company, Hatboro, PA

International Brotherhood of Dupont Workers

II. GOVERNMENT

New Jersey Department of Education

Developed Checklist for teachers and school administrators relative to hazards encountered in vocational/technical school

U.S. Agency for International Development

III. INTERNATIONAL AGENCIES

World Bank

United Nations - International Labor Organization

United Nations - Pan American Health Organization

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