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Maurizio Delcaro

Maurizio is a Safety and Environmental Consultant and adjunct instructor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. His one absolute belief in the world of EHS is that a commitment to operational efficiency at all levels is the single greatest factor in maximizing safety and productivity. His experiences include a successful construction employers association (one of their members was recognized for having the best construction safety system in the nation), transportation, environmental remediation, academics, ergonomics, OSHA, and the military. He is credentialed as a CSP, CET, OHST, and CHST with the Board of Certified Safety Professionals and CEHT with the National Environmental Health Association.

Maurizio is a regular contributor on Safeopedia and is always working to improve the overall culture of health & safety. He is a long-time volunteer with service on directorships, committees, and boards, and is a facilitator and speaker at conferences and conventions.

Articles by Maurizio Delcaro


6 Important Incident Investigation Tips 6 Important Incident Investigation Tips 6 Important Incident Investigation Tips 6 Important Incident Investigation Tips


Incident investigations are never pleasant, but these tips will help you make them less painful, less confrontational, and get more useful...

7 Superb Psychological Tactics for EHS Training 7 Superb Psychological Tactics for EHS Training 7 Superb Psychological Tactics for EHS Training 7 Superb Psychological Tactics for EHS Training


Safety training is more than just telling workers about facts and procedures; it's also about understanding their perspective. Learn these...

Office Workstation Ergonomics and Positioning Office Workstation Ergonomics and Positioning Office Workstation Ergonomics and Positioning Office Workstation Ergonomics and Positioning


Studies have shown that extended seated work increases the risk of cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, and a number of other chronic...

OSHA’s 43-Year Effort to Update Its Fall Protection Standards is Almost Over OSHA’s 43-Year Effort to Update Its Fall Protection Standards is Almost Over OSHA’s 43-Year Effort to Update Its Fall Protection Standards is Almost Over OSHA’s 43-Year Effort to Update Its Fall Protection Standards is Almost Over


It has been 43 years since OSHA began the process to harmonize its construction and general industry fall protection standards, and the end...

Q&A by Maurizio Delcaro



In late 2016, OSHA finally published the long awaited updates to its 1910 Fall Protection in General Industry. In these updated standards,...


Ergonomics has been called the science (or art) of fitting the task to the person. So, one chair that can be adjusted to comfortably seat a...


Using standard guard rails as the means of fall protection on a scaffold is generally recognized as providing superior protection than...


I advise using a fall harness in an aerial lift at all times. At least in the U.S., this is absolutely required. OSHA’s general requirement...


Some trainers advertise “certified competent person” classes. Others issue competent person training cards and a few among them may even...