“Because safety is personal integrity, principle, and about “doing the right thing.“ Every day we each make choices, choices that once made, we live with the rest of our lives. Make the right ones, so all go home to their families at the end of the day.”
Jay Skarphol
Safety Consultant
Jay Skarphol is a former Senior Environmental Health and Safety Specialist with a wide range of experience in general industry, construction, and oil and gas safety. In his former positions responsibilities included: safety management system reviews including; incident investigations; safety training; and on-site inspections, audits, and evaluations. With an associate’s degree from the University of North Dakota – Williston Center, Jay also has a background in HAZWOPER, Level 5 Hazardous Materials Incident Command and was a TapRooT Advanced Investigations Team Leader.

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