Health and safety advisors
Safety Advisor and Combustible Dust Specialist
Lorne has been with the Alliance for five years and brings extensive experience in heavy and residential construction, mining, sawmills, and biofuel industries. He has been involved in firefighting, mine rescue, and mobile equipment training. He also has experience liaising with the government at the provincial and federal levels.
Training and Development Manager
An industrial engineer by profession, Rosa chose to work in the health and safety field very early on. Her father has a workplace accident that affected the family in many ways and prompted her to dedicate her career to helping to prevent workplace accidents.
Raj completed his BSc in Chemistry five years ago before attending the occupational and environmental hygiene program at UBC’s school of population and public health. Along with the hygiene program which taught many practical skills in health and safety, he completed a co-op (and subsequently worked) at the regional health authorities.
Jasmine Kalsi is a Safety Advisor specializing in Occupational Hygiene at the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC. For more than two years with the Alliance, Jasmine has assisted clients with concerns about air quality, noise exposures, and exposure control plans.
Specialist Advisor - Registered Psychiatric Nurse
Andrea spent 15 years working as a frontline nurse in psychiatry and the ER before joining the Alliance. She has been a clinical instructor in both the classroom and hospitals and is passionate about teaching mental health and wellness.
Steve joined the Manufacturing safety alliance in January 2018 as a safety advisor. As an advisor, Steve has worked in various manufacturing environments to help employers develop and implement practical and functional safety management systems. He has been instrumental in assisting many companies in achieving OSSE certification.