Riley Van Thiel

Safety Director

Previously Faith Technologies’ Safety Director, Riley managed and oversaw the company’s safety program, while helping create a culture of safety for all employees.

Some of Riley’s responsibilities included coaching and motivating the safety team, providing guidance to management to keep employee safety at the forefront of the decision-making process, promoting a positive culture at every opportunity, and developing, recommending, and implementing new safety policies and strategic objectives.

ARTICLES BY AUTHOR

February 3, 2015

Safety & Productivity |

Move Your Culture Forward with Leading Indicators

Literature throughout the Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) field has long discussed the importance of using leading indicators to measure safety performance….

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May 28, 2014

Safety & Productivity |

It’s a Different World – a Safer World

There’s a country song from a few years back by an artist named Bucky Covington that opens with the following lyrics: We…

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November 5, 2013

Safety & Productivity |

The Commitment to Safety is Contagious

Any safety professional will tell you that effective leadership is key to a successful safety program. Like any aspects of a…

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Relationships Drive Safety Success

November 27, 2012

Safety & Productivity |

Relationships Drive Safety Success

Can effective relationships help drive safety efforts? Recently I’ve noticed that leaders I have good relationships with are more likely to…

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Safety

July 3, 2012

Safety & Productivity |

Knowing Your Craft Means Knowing How to Stay Safe in Your Craft

I recently finished trimming out a closet my wife asked me to put in our front entranceway. As I was making the…

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