WORLD WIDE SAFETY
Virginia Toalepai embarked on her illustrious career in Health & Safety over a decade ago, initially joining Region 9 Safety Compliance as a Safety Consultant. Her journey has seen her engage in an extensive array of workplace inspections and the meticulous investigation of hundreds of accidents in both the construction and general industry sectors. Virginia brings to the table a unique blend of strategic acumen, seasoned business judgment, and unparalleled expertise when it comes to identifying, evaluating, and effectively resolving safety challenges. Among her peers, she stands as a well-respected and adaptable leader, consistently demonstrating a proven track record of success, be it resuscitating faltering safety programs or constructing them from the ground up.
Over the course of her remarkable decade-long tenure in the realm of Health & Safety, Virginia collaborated closely with a multitude of renowned General Contractors and numerous Specialty Trade Subcontractors, working tirelessly to craft comprehensive safety training programs and implement pragmatic hazard controls. These initiatives encompassed a wide spectrum, including the development and execution of health and safety programs, imparting safety leadership training, conducting job-site safety inspections, ensuring regulatory compliance, managing emergency response procedures, tackling fall protection issues, spearheading construction safety efforts, providing respiratory protection guidance, offering forklift training, overseeing SDS (Safety Data Sheets), hazardous materials, and waste cleanup operations, administering health and safety management in line with OSHA mandates, and orchestrating the design and execution of loss prevention strategies. Presently, she holds the esteemed position of an OSHA authorized instructor and ardently believes in the proactive pursuit of safety as the sole path to achieving zero accidents within a workplace. Guided by this belief, Virginia stands firm in her conviction that every individual should be treated with the same level of care and diligence afforded to a prized athlete.