Don is an Occupational Hygienist, and Senior Consultant for Arcose Consulting. He has over 37 years’ experience in Occupational Hygiene, and was employed for 34 years as an Occupational Hygiene Officer with WorkSafeBC. Don has extensive experience in the health and safety and regulatory requirements of the Workers Compensation Act and Occupational Health and Safety Regulation.
Don has significant experience in pulp and paper, refineries, hydroelectric projects, underground workings, and other large industrial sites. He is very familiar with municipal and provincial government operations, and has been heavily involved in confined space entry assessments and procedures.
At the present time, Don is actively involved in providing health and safety advice to the BC film industry.
Don has a BSc from Simon Fraser University, and a Diploma of Technology (Environmental Heath) from BCIT. He holds a Certificate in Public Health Inspection from the Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors, and a Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety from BCIT.
Don was a Certified Industrial Hygienist from 1990 to 2018, and a Registered Occupational Hygienist from 1992 to 2018.