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Rising Stars of Safety, Class of 2020

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Richard Szymczyk

Richard Szymczyk

Age: 32
Workforce Health and Safety Manager
LifeCare Medical Transports
Fredericksburg, VA

“Lt. Szymczyk designed a safety release program around education and training to prevent incidents from recurring. Any employee who is involved in a near miss or true incident must go through it. A safety committee meeting is conducted to discuss the incident and ensure statements are accurate. After, specific educational and training remediation is assigned to the employee involved. Follow-up on the remediation education and training will be addressed before the employee is fully released to be back in the field.”

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