Bryan Powers

President

Now in operation for over 20 years, Bryan’s vision for a fully comprehensive OH&S Consulting firm made up of industry professionals and specialists has been realized. H.E.L.P. Safety Services provides industry leading service to clients all over Ontario and across the country.

Craig Powers

Training Coordinator / Business Development

Craig came to H.E.L.P. Safety Services after graduating from the University of Guelph with honours, in Marketing Management. With an original focus towards marketing and business development, Craig fast became more involved in Health & Safety, starting out as a Jr. Consultant assisting on sites and developing first hand work experience in the field and progressing to the position of Sr. Consultant and Training Coordinator. As the Training Coordinator here at H.E.L.P. Safety Services, Craig is responsible for arranging, developing and supervising all of our clients’ H&S training initiatives and needs. In addition to his progression within the organization, Craig has a certificate through the University of Fredericton inEnvironmental and Occupational Health & Safety and as of 2019 was recognized by the BCRSP as a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP).

“There is a sense of pride and accomplishment gained from working in this industry. Few professions can return home each and everyday knowing that what they did, may be the reason someone else returned home safely to their family members.”

Alana Wetering

Alana Wetering

Safety Consultant

Alana has been with H.E.L.P. Safety Services since 2020, working primarily as an auditor.  She started her career providing medical standby in the Oil and Gas Industry where an interest in injury prevention was fostered. Alana transitioned into Safety Consulting in 2013 working in Alberta and Ontario.

Alana believes positive health and safety can be cultivated in any workplace through teamwork and support of the safety culture in daily operations.

David Burke

David Burke

Safety Consultant

David started with H.E.L.P Safety Services in the fall of 2020 to provide Health and Safety Management to a large project in Hamilton. As an honour graduate of Keyin College’s Occupational Health and Safety program, David has worked on numerous projects with a variety of differing trades, with the focus on the construction industry. David prides himself in hard work and his ability to establish rapport with his colleagues by applying his personability, knowledge and expertise to his field. David has always been conscientious towards his own safety and choose safety as a career to promote, coach, and create a culture in safety to ensure that everyone can return to their families safely each and everyday. With the designation of a Gold Seal Certified (GSC) in Occupational Health and Safety, David is working towards obtaining his National Certified Safety Officer (NCSO) and ultimately aiming to become a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP).

Jim Farmer

P. Eng. – Sr. Engineering Consultant

Working with HSS since 2001, performing Pre Start Health and Safety Reviews, providing Guarding Design and Safety Device Integration and Design services, as well as plant wide safety and risk assessments.  A Professional Engineer for 34 years, with experience in plant engineering, machine design, production control and legislative compliance. Specializing in Safety and Production.

Kevin Corrigan

Safety Consultant / Trainer

Kevin is an intuitive individual with the ability to lead, teach and motivate. Kevin has maintained a number of important OH&S roles throughout his career before joining H.E.L.P. Safety Services in 2011. Kevin is a very capable trainer, auditor and supervisor with a wealth of experience in each area.  Kevin represents professionalism in all the he does, believes strongly in a culture of safety and the need to promote it and all the while, maintains a friendly and personable disposition that allows him to connect with workers and managers alike.

Nick Willis

Nick Willis

Safety Consultant

Nick is an experienced Health & Safety professional with many years of industrial and construction safety management, coordination, and program implementation, under his belt. Nick has been able to effectively translate this wealth of knowledge and experience onto clients through various facets of occupational health & safety consulting.

Nick has always felt that the best way to promote a positive health & safety culture is through a firm and honest safety presence. Through adherence to principles such as integrity, dedication, teamwork and respect for every individual in the workplace, Nick believes a healthy and safe workplace is both possible and achievable!

Paul Rudelic

Safety Consultant

Paul is a CHSO who has long been committed to learning all there is to know about occupational health & safety and has done much of this by involving himself in every facet he can. With a background that spans across numerous industries, Paul has a great deal of experience dealing with various requirements from electrical, to OH&S, to building code, etc. Paul brings a drive to H.E.L.P. Safety Services that is not only recognized by our organization, but by our client’s organizations, as well.

Robert Downie

Safety Consultant / Trainer

Since transitioning to OH&S after 34 years in the law enforcement field Robert Downie has become integral to the H.E.L.P. Safety team. Rob has effectively parlayed his legislative and investigative experience to the field of occupational safety becoming not only a respected auditor and site coordinator but has also become a capable and skilled instructor of various OH&S training curriculums.

Rob has long believed that workplace safety does not happen on its own and he has thoroughly enjoyed the opportunity to play a greater role in the demonstration and promotion of workplace health and safety.

“It takes effort on everyone’s part, but the payoff is immediate and long lasting.”

Warren Crawford

Safety Consultant

Warren has been with H.E.L.P. Safety Services since 2005 as a Safety Consultant and is commonly focused on the construction industry. Warren actively audits and reviews various sites throughout Ontario and works directly with Site Supervision to bolster health & safety culture, and ensure corporate legislative compliance.

Warren takes pride in knowing that through the assistance of each person at H.E.L.P. Safety Services, our clients’ workers are able to work safely each day and go home to their families.

Wayne Derbyshire

Wayne Derbyshire

Safety Consultant

Wayne has been consulting with H.E.L.P. Safety Services since 2018, and has 30 years experience with Health and Safety and System Management. Wayne has experience and insight of the construction sector and brings this considerable knowledge to his consulting endeavours. Having additionally guided several organizations through the 5 year Safety Group programs, this diversified experience allows Wayne to provide our clients with value added safety solutions, for continual improvement and compliance in their corporate OH&S programs.