Prequalification programs are designed to weed out contractors with poor safety records. In reality, however, most companies face an occasional need to use an “unapproved” contractor. We’ll explore these exception management best practices: business processes to protect your company, data to track and tools to help critical contractors improve at safety.
Marcus Pettus, Safety and Supply Chain Product Manager, Veriforce
Marcus Pettus, safety and supply chain product manager for Veriforce, directs the development and delivery of safety compliance solutions. He works to enhance VeriSourceTM to meet the market’s emerging safety compliance needs. Marcus is a seasoned safety professional, experienced at managing programs to improve safety culture and ensure compliance with OSHA, Department of Transportation, Environmental Protection Agency, and Department of Defense regulations. Before joining Veriforce in 2012, Marcus was an HSE manager at Jacobs, overseeing project-specific HSE programs for refineries and chemical and fabrication plants. Before working at Jacobs, he served four years in the Navy.
Kevin Druley, Associate Editor, Safety+Health magazine.
Kevin covers worker safety for Safety+Health.