Brad Wright

Safety Specialist


Brad has worked locally in the Petro-Chemical Industry for 33 plus years.  Over the 33 years, Brad was involved in turnarounds as well as new installations of processes.  During turn around, Brad was involved with contractors ensuring proper SWP rules were followed, along with JSA reviews and they adhered to BBS principles when on the job site.  Brad also took part in Root Cause Analysis to identify why injuries occurred and planned mitigation process.  Brad came to work for TGH Safety Consulting as a OSSR in 2011.

Certifications & Designations

Accident & Incident Investigation
Asbestos Awareness
Basic Safety Orientation
Basic Scaffold Safety
Behaviour Based Safety
Case Management
Confined Space Entry
Confined Space Entry & Rescue
CPR / First Aid / AED
Emergency Preparedness
Fall Arrest / Protection
Fall Protection Training
Fluke Meter
Fresh Air Supply Training
Gas Test Certification
Ground Disturbance For Supervisors
H2S Awareness
Hazard Identification Training
IOL - P&D Site Orientation
IOL - PDM Reviews
IOL Contractor Safety Orientation
JSA Writing & Auditing
Lift Truck Operator
Lockout / Tagout
Near Miss Reporting
Observation Based Safety
Permit Writing
Petroleum Oriented Safety Training
Respirator Fit Testing & Training
Root Cause Analysis
Safe Driving
Safe Work Permit Training
Safety & Health Law
Safety Watch
Supervisor Training
Supplied Air / Respirator Fit Testing - SABA/SCBA
Transportation Of Dangerous Goods
WHMIS Refresher
Work Permit Training
Working At Heights

Key Skills

Above Ground Tank Cleaning
Asbestos Removals
Boiler Repair
Building Maintenance
Confined Space Rescue
Dock Repairs
Electrical Installations
Ground Repair
High Angle Rescue
IFR Replacement
Insulation Installation
Lifting Tanks
New Tank Construction
Pinning Legs
Pipeline Installation
Piping Modifications
Plan Critical Lifts
Plant Decommissioning
Rack Repairs
Stair & Walkway Repair
Structural Steel Install
Tank Maintenance
Underground Tank Cleaning
Fall Protection


Best Practices Policy - Safety & Environment
Designated Substances Awareness Training
Due Diligence - Supervisory / Worker / Management
Progressive Discipline Policies
Refrigeration B Ticket
Industrial Mechanic
- Pipefitter Apprentice
- Millwright Apprentice
- Insulating

Job History

1.    Working At Heights
       - Inspect and monitor Installation and Dismantling of Scaffolds
       - Working from scaffold to removed gear pumps from reactors
       - Working from man lift to prepare process lines for demolition
2.    Equipment Monitored Or Inspected
       - Skid Steers
       - Man-lift
       - Fork Lift
       - Vacuum Truck
       - Boom Truck
       - Crane
3.    Electrical Installation
       - Actively participate in lock out tag out procedures
       - Upgrade main transformers on pipelines and distribution site
       - Ensure contractor tests for ZERO energy prior to starting job
       - Commission MOV’s
4.    Internal Floating Roof Replacement
       - Replace seal from single to double wiper
       - Removal and inspection of pontoons
5.    Pipeline Installation
       - Decommission and commission piping
       - Gas free piping
       - Esure proper gasketing
       - Ensure drawings are up to date
       - Help contractor complete JSEP’s
       - Install valves, MOV’s
6.    Tank Maintenance
       - Coach on Job Safety Analysis development
       - Review rescue plan
       - Ensure work being done meets API requirements
       - Repair/maintain water draw, high/low suction piping, internal ladders
       - Repair/maintain internal floating roof, seals, pontoons, sample system
       - Install handrails
       - Tank commissioning
       - Internal floating roof float tests
       - Man way installations
7.    Soil Sampling
       - Work with drill rigs
       - Taking soil samples
8. Underground Tank Removal
9. Belleville -
     Installation on above ground stge. tanks and pipe modifications
10. Toronto -
        Demolishin of pipe racks
        Installation of VRU system 

Terminal Job History

Corner Brook, NL
Prince George, BC.
Winnipeg, MB.
Toronto (Finch), ON.
Fredericton, NB.
Grand Falls, NB.
Sarnia, ON.
Ottawa, ON.
Lougheed, BC.
Belleville, ON.
Strathcona Refinery, AB.
Edmonton Terminal 92
Edmonton Rail Car
Finch, Toronto

Other Information

Equipment Monitored/Inspected;


Hydro vac Truck

Mechanical Excavator

Dump Truck



English - Native Speaker

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