November 21 – 23, 2019

Ed Delach

Ed Delach

Safety and Occupational Health Manager - OSHA


Ed Delach
Military Life:

U.S. Coast Guard Retired Senior Chief Damage Controlman.
Coast Guard gave me a variety of skills that came with being a Damage Controlman, such as carpenter, plumber, welder, shipboard firefighting, project manager and a few extra skills from special assignments such as asbestos abatement.

Post Military Life:
2008 – Hired by the Dept. of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). As a compliance officer in the Bellevue Area Office I performed approximately 40 safety and health compliance inspections per year in various industries such as shipyards, commercial diving, construction, longshoring, and federal agencies just to name a few.
2014 – Hired as a Safety and Occupational health manager in OSHA’s Regional office where I assist OSHA’s Area Offices in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Alaska with enforcement issues about contested and significate cases. I answer question for the general public, and industry representatives, about how to interpret OSHA standards. Other duties include Federal Agency Program Officer, Emergency Management/COOP, Labor Liaison, Indian Affairs, Construction, Fall Protection, and Recordkeeping Coordinator. In 2016 I took a temporary promotion as Acting Area Director in Anchorage, AK, where I over saw Federal OSHA’s enforcement activities.

All presentations by Ed Delach

Ins and Outs of Inspection Processes

18 Nov 2018
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
Fisherman's Lounge, Alaska Hall
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