NEC operates more than 20,000 buses that service school districts in 32 states and 4 Canadian provinces. NEC’s 8 Area Directors of Safety have earned the Certified Safety and Health Management (CSHM) certification. For health and safety professionals, the Certified Safety and Health Manager certification is the only accredited certification that focuses entirely on the safety management process.
According to a press release from NEC, the company is now the first and only national school bus operator in North America to have reached this level of safety certification. Bob Trinkleback, CSHM, CSP, CPEA, Vice President of Safety for NEC, reported, “There’s a big difference when it comes to our company’s safety program and other school bus providers on the road.”
Larry Curtis, CSHM, Executive Director of ISHM, was pleased to announce NEC’s accomplishment. “It’
To learn more about the Institute for Safety and Health Management or how to obtain the CSHM certification or the ASHM designation, please visit http://www.ISHM.org, email info@ISHM.org or call (877) 201-4053.
About the Institute for Safety and Health Management
The Institute for Safety and Health Management is the premier credentialing organization founded to promote the establishment of standards and recognition of safety and risk management professionals. Through the ISHM’s certification programs, Certified Safety and Health Manager (CSHM) and Associate Safety Health Manager (ASHM), it promotes the advancement of safety management through the application of management principles and the integration of safety into all levels and activities of management.