Students sit around a desktop computer working on a simulation of an actual hazardous spill at a warehouse. The students are required to work together to clean up the simulated hazardous spill.
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Bridget McGuiness Health and Safety Trainer

Expertise

Health and Safety Training

Educational Background

B.S. Civil Engineering

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Bridget McGuiness has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and is a National Environmental Safety & Health Trainers Association (NESHTA) Board Certified Environmental, Safety and Health Trainer (CET) in Occupational Safety and Health. Ms. McGuiness is presently a health and safety trainer for The New England Consortium (TNEC) at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell. She worked for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 1 as the NESHAP Asbestos Coordinator and has, as a private consultant, provided asbestos, lead paint, radon, mold and real estate inspection, consulting and expert witness services to commercial, government and residential clients.