John Reaves is Safety Services Specialist with SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Atlanta, GA with the Southeast Region. John earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration & Management from Georgia State University. He holds OSHA 510: Standards for the Construction Industry; OSHA 511: Standards for General Industry; and OSHA 500: Trainer Course for the Construction Industry/OSHA Authorized Construction Trainer. John also holds OSHA 10 & 30 Construction Certification.
John effectively utilizes his broad construction experience, skills and qualifications to develop and deliver engaging Health & Safety Training for SMART safety that consistently receives high ratings. John training skills and credentials include: Construction Safety, General Industry Safety, OSHA 10 & 30 Construction, Fall Protection, Aerial Lift/Forklift Safety, Scaffold Safety, Ladder Safety, Confined Space, Trenching/Excavation, Lockout/Tagout, Heat Stress, Hazard Communications, Electrical Safety, Hearing Conservation, Eye Protection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Respiratory Requirements, Hand & Power Tool Safety, Slips/Trips/Falls Safety, Emergency Planning, Driver Safety, OSHA Inspections & Compliance, Ergonomics, First Aid, Bloodborne Pathogens and CPR.
Prior to joining SMART Safety, John owned a building/contracting businesses in both Houston, TX and Atlanta, GA. He has extensive experience and expertise in construction and construction safety. John also worked as a Risk Management Consultant with Gillis, Ellis & Baker, a nationally recognized business insurance broker in New Orleans, LA. He provided risk and safety management services that included the reduction, prevention and management of loss and crises, safety audits and inspections, OSHA training and other safety support services to improve workforce and worksite health and safety.