Nashville and Tampa Bay – September, 2014 – GLE Associates Inc. (GLE), a full service Architecture, Engineering and Environmental consulting firm recently announced that Michael B. Collins has completed all requirements for certification as a Certified Safety Professional (CSP). This highly respected certification is awarded to individuals who meet academic standards, satisfy professional safety experience requirements, and have passed two rigorous examinations. The examinations cover engineering and management aspects of safety, applied sciences, legal and regulatory matters, professional affairs, and other safety-related topics.
Certified Safety Professionals specialize in protecting workers, the public, property and the environment by identifying, evaluating, and controlling hazards. The CSP directs safety programs at a corporate level to reduce risk and costs.
When asked about Michael’s certification, Robert Greene, President stated: “GLE is proud to have such committed leaders within the organization. We look forward to seeing how Michael can use this designation to benefit our clients in the future.”
The Board of Certified Safety Professionals, (BCSP), governed by 13 directors with seven membership organizations, establishes standards for and verifies minimum competency in professional safety practice. BCSP also evaluates CSP’s for compliance with re-certification requirements. Currently, more than 11,000 hold the CSP. BCSP is a nationally accredited, non-profit corporation chartered in Illinois, with headquarters in Champaign. More information about BSCP, the CSP and professional safety practice is available at www.bscp.org.
With corporate headquarters in Tampa, GLE is a full service architecture, engineering and environmental consulting firm. Established in 1989, GLE provides Architecture, Civil Engineering, MEP Engineering, and Environmental Consulting services for clients nationwide out of their offices in in Tampa, Jacksonville, Gainesville, Orlando, Ft. Lauderdale, Atlanta and Nashville. For more information, go to www.gleassociates.com.