The newest instructor to join the ranks of safety specialists at JB Safety & Rescue will apply her extensive safety knowledge to helping businesses train workers and meet regulatory compliance standards.
Kimlee Lindgren, who holds a B.S. in Health, Physical Education and Athletic Training, brings more than 25 years of hands-on construction industry experience in employee health and safety. A dynamic communicator who possesses a high degree of technical expertise, Ms. Lindgren’s background includes key safety management and safety education positions with major construction companies, trade associations and UCSD’s OSHA Training Institute. In addition, Ms. Lindgren was a Compliance Officer for Cal/OSHA and served on the Emergency Response Team for the State of California, performing consultative assistance to the recovery workers of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
During her career, Ms. Lindgren has developed safety education curriculum and site specific safety and health programs, managed project and employee specific regulatory compliance issues, performed workplace inspections, conducted accident investigations, developed job safety analyses, and acted in the capacity of expert witness.
Her vast practical experience includes health and safety inspections in manufacturing, construction, and research and development. She has developed health and safety programs for emergency response, confined space entry, contractor safety, hazard communication, heavy equipment safety, lock-out/tag-out, medical surveillance, personal protective equipment, respiratory protection, fall protection, health hazards in construction, electrical safety, fire prevention, respiratory protection and supervisor safety.
She has served as a guest lecturer for the American Society of Safety Engineers, National Association of Women in Construction, National Safety Council, American Society of Professional estimators, American Subcontractors Association, Associated Builders and Contractors, Associated General Contractors, numerous public works associations, the American Industrial Hygiene Association, San Diego State University, University of California San Diego and San Diego Community College.
As a safety specialist and instructor for JB Safety & Rescue, Ms. Lindgren will apply her extensive and highly specialized safety knowledge to training today’s industry workers and helping businesses maintain a safety culture within their workforce.
Please join us in welcoming Kimlee Lindgren to the staff of safety professionals at JB Safety & Rescue.