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Environmental Health & Safety

Chair: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , Metal Container div. Anheuser-Busch

Assistant Chair: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , Gerdau

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Committee Members: Abatix, Samantha Hauser; Ability Rehab, Matt Jeffs; Advanced Disposal, Butch Pustay, Mauri Elledge; Akerman, Jason Lichtstein; AlliedBarton, John Vick; Anheuser-Busch, Ken Wilkey, Vince Seibold (MCC Plant); Applied Technology & Mgmt, Stephen Swann; Beaver Street Foods, Benny Reagor and Chris Wiles; Berman Brothers, Terry Mitchell; Carlisle IT, Erin Hoffer; CSX, Mike Lunsford, Hugh Perry, Anne Rogers, Jan Barnes (Transflo), Becky Heilman (Transflo); Ellis & Associates, Toby Benoit, Stan Stokes; Environmental Services, John Culver; Finger, Nelson & Maguire, Bill Finger, Kristina Nelson; Geosyntec, Melissa Fagan; Gerdau, Steve Brown; Golder Associates, Neil Hancock, Andreas Wagner, Kari Reno, Blake Holcomb; Holland & Knight, Stacy Watson May; IFF, Roger Chubin; Jaxon Industrial, Roland Hernandez; JEA, Paul Steinbrecher, Katie Bizub, Tom Rauth, Matt McClure, Jaclyn Taricska, Kevin Holbrooks; Johns-Manville, Dan Hempsall; Jo-Kell, Alex Allaire; JM Family/Southeast Toyota, LeaAnne Campbell; Kaman, Alex Patton, Eric Gray, Bryan Lariviere; Lewis Longman & Walker, Brenna Durden, Wayne Flowers, Howard Caplan; Liquid Environmenal Solutions, Steve Sinaly, Ed Jesus, Yuri Turovsky; Main Recycling, Micah Thornton; Medtronic, Kevin Krause, Diane Aballa-Flores; Mobro Marine, Paul Westcott; Moran Environmental/Water Recovery, Greg Reynolds; NuStar, Lesley Toke; Paul Davis Restoration, Nate Moore; Reichhold, Laurie Passini; Renessenz, Brenda Murray; Remedy Staffing, Tom Baase; Revlon, Chris Fluder; RockTenn, Michele Rundlett; Rogers Towers, Trey Mills; Safariland, Pat Ross; SAFT America, Ron Green; Sauer Incorporated, Kevin Shields; Securadyne Systems, Joel Jester; Smith Hulsey, Tim Sleeth; Synterra, Alissa Svenson; SEMCO, Isaac Stevens, Carey Terrell; Swisher, David Wood, Mike Bak; TetraTech, Greg Kern, Donald Hardison, Matthew Zileki; Trihydro, Dylan Morgan; True Blue/Labor Ready, Helen Angel, Jennifer Howard, Victor Oluwo; UTC Aerospace, Bahir Alkadhimi, Nanette Munoz; Vac-Con, Rob Caldwell; Vistakon, Chris Bradley, Janice Bequette; WhiteWave Foods, Irina Spinella, Kathy Koutnik, Jeff Leonard.


Current Agenda/Activities:

Next Committee Meeting: Meetings are normally at noon on the third Thursday of each month in the FCMA Training Room, with the exception being offsites and joint meetings (FCMA hosted meetings - lunch available for $5 if you RSVP in a timely manner).  Please note that due to space limitations, some off-site meetings may be capped.

  • January 21 - tba
  • February 18 - Brownfields Update, presented by Finger Nelson & Maguire. Click here for presentation.
  • March 16 (note date change) - Joint meeting with ASSE:  OSHA Update 
  • April 21 - Legislative Update by Trey Mills of Rogers Towers (tentative)
  • May 19 - tba
  • June 16 - tba
  • July 21 - tba
  • August 18 - tba
  • September 15 - tba
  • October 20 - tba
  • November 17 - tba


Professional Progress:   If you are interested in signing up for next year, please contact the This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it office ASAP--the class will fill up!

FCMA Partnership with Northeast Florida Safety Council, OSHA, and FSCJ: In 2016, we will begin our new partnership to bring safety training to our members.  Location and times for classes vary.  The price is $10 per person and classes at FCMA include lunch.  Classes* offered by the Northeast Florida Safety Council (NEFSC) located at 1725 Art Museum Drive, Jacksonville 32207, are $10 for non-NEFSC members and do not include a meal.  You must RSVP to the FCMA office or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it at least 48 hours prior to each class (preferably sooner so that we can ensure the minimum is reached).

Class Date Time Location
Active Shooter*
Mon., January 11, 2016
9:00 am - 1:00 pm NEFSC
OSHA Recordkeeping*
Wed., January 13, 2016
9:00 am - 12:30 pm NEFSC
Confined Space
Tues., January 26, 2016
11:00 am - 1:00 pm FCMA
Electrical Hazards
Thurs., February 25, 2016
11:00 am - 1:00 pm FCMA
Global Harmonization
Thurs., March 31, 2016
11:00 am - 1:00 pm FCMA
Fall Protection
Tues., April 26, 2016
11:00 am - 1:00 pm FCMA
Florida Disaster Awareness
Thurs., May 26, 2016
11:00 am - 1:00 pm FCMA
Machine Guarding & Amputation Hazards
Thurs., June 30, 2016
11:00 am - 1:00 pm FCMA
Road Safety
Thurs., July 28, 2016
11:00 am - 1:00 pm FCMA
Logistics Safety Awareness Thurs., August 25, 2016 11:00 am - 1:00 pm FCMA
Scaffolding Safety Awareness Thurs., September 29, 2016 11:00 am - 1:00 pm FCMA
Fire Extinguisher Thurs., October 27, 2016 11:00 am - 1:00 pm FCMA


Certificate Training (OSHA/HazMat/Security, etc.) Programs:

  • Florida State College at Jacksonville's MPSS (Military, Public Safety & Security) Division has training opportunities.  Click here.
  • The Northeast Florida Safety Council has training classes monthly. Click here.
  • Click here to learn about the ABATIX Advantage Awards Program for FCMA members.  You can earn Advantage Dollars that can be used toward any course offered through ABATIX Learning Centers (IICRC certificates, OSHA courses, etc.); Abatix bucks can be used at the Northeast Florida Safety Council as well.