Safety Advisory Council

Roles & Responsibilities

Mission Statement:  The mission of the Safety Advisory Council is to provide safety and health resources, training and education services, information and assistance to its members, the construction industry and to promote a safe and healthy environment.

Goals:  Develops and delivers a comprehensive training and education forum that will help greatly reduce and/or eliminate all workplace injuries and illnesses.

Since its formation, the Safety Advisory Council has focused most of its attention and efforts towards the Statewide Safety Expo program.  Due to everyone’s hard work and tireless commitment, the Safety Expo has grown over the past ten years, exceeding everyone’s expectations.

In addition to the Safety Expo, the Council is responsible for providing training, education and safety/health related programs and services to the membership of SRBX.

In an effort to meet the objectives as outlined above, the Safety Advisory Council has expanded these services by developing and delivering additional services that include the following:

  • Free Consultation and Loss Control Services
  • Free Mentoring
  • Networking and Collaboration Opportunities
  • Free Member Helpline for any Safety and/or Risk Management Issues


2017 Safety Advisory Council

Co-Chair Dana Lahargoue, CHST, STSC, CSMS
Regional Safety Manager
XL Construction

Co-Chair Pat Naves
Safety Manager
Concrete Services

Mike Donlon
Chief Safety Officer
California Department of Water Resources

Jay Cretcher
Sunbelt Rentals

David Johnson
Vice President, Operations & Safety
Skyline Scaffold, Inc.

Thomas Lindsley, CISEC, QSP
General Superintendent/Safety Manager
TriCorp  Construction

Ernesto Martinez
Fleet Management Technician
City of Sacramento

Gary Mciver
Safety Engineer
Cal/OSHA Consultation

John Rennan
The Boldt Company

Rudy Schroeder
Safety Management Consultant
Western Safety Institute, Inc.

Dave Simpson
Safety Director
Unger Construction Co.