Michael B. Morton

Michael B. Morton

About the Trainer

Mike is a highly qualified Safety Engineer Consultant and Professional Safety Trainer known for assisting clients in updating and applying safety requirements within their organizations. His safety programs are up-to-date, information-rich, interactive, and effective in inspiring individuals into engaging in safety based behavior, and organizations into creating a safety-based culture.

Mike previously oversaw the safety program for a plant of 2,500 employees; and was a lead safety engineer, coordinating a staff of seven professional engineers. With his experience in both safety and production, he possesses unique capabilities for relating to both sides of an enterprise. Blending common sense with quality information and employee participation, he is dedicated to ensuring safe and efficient systems while generating profitable results.

Topic Areas

  • Safety Training
    • Customized seminar/workshops
    • OSHA 10- and 30-Hour Construction Outreach Programs
    • OSHA 10- and 30-Hour General Industry Outreach Programs

  • Safety Audits/Risk Management Assessments
  • Licenses and Degrees

    • Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
    • Certified Safety Consultant by Missouri Division of Workers Compensation.
    • Secondary Teacher Education Missouri State in Vocational Training.
    • Certificate in Safety Management from American Society of Safety Engineers
    • Certificate in Executive Program in Safety Management from American Society of Safety Engineers.
    • Authorized 10/30-hour OSHA Construction/ General Industry Trainer
    • Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO
    − Bachelors of Science (BS) – Agriculture/Business
    • Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO
    − Master of Science (MS) – Technology
    • Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, Mo
    − Certification in Secondary Education

    Qualifications

    Mike’s impressive qualifications include:

    • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) certification from the Board of Safety Professionals
    • OSHA Authorized Outreach Trainer in both Construction and General Industry
    • Past member of numerous safety audit teams throughout the United States and International.
    • Safety leader for ATK, a leading manufacturer of explosive materials
    • Certified Safety Consultant by Missouri Division of Workers Compensation
    • Adjunct Instructor for OSHA Outreach Training Institute
    • Past Adjunct Instructor for University of Central Missouri in safety department
    • Adjunct Instructor for Metropolitan Community College in safety department
    • Lead instructor Fall Protection and Machine Guarding for OSHA Outreach Program at Metropolitan Community College
    • Member of Metropolitan Community College Environmental, Health, Safety and Security Advisory Board