Navigation Links
Bayer CropScience Welcomes New Emergency Services Leader to the Institute Site

INSTITUTE, W.Va., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer CropScience is pleased to welcome Doug Jones to the Kanawha Valley as the Emergency Services Leader for the Institute site. In this role, Jones will lead the emergency response efforts at the Institute site and will be the primary liaison with neighboring and county emergency response organizations.

(Photo: )

"The safety of our employees, neighbors and the community is our highest priority," said Nick Crosby, site manager for the Institute site. "We look for the new role of Emergency Services Leader to significantly enhance our coordination and emergency communications with Metro 911 and the community's emergency responders."

As a part of his new role, Jones already has been meeting with community fire departments and emergency response officials to familiarize himself with the people and procedures that are involved in emergency response.

"Doug brings 22 years of solid industrial safety and emergency response experience with him as he takes on his emergency services leadership role here at our Institute site," said Crosby.

Jones comes to Institute from the Bayer site in New Martinsville, W. Va., where he was the Senior Emergency Services Coordinator. Prior to that position he was at Bayer's Baytown, Texas, site, where he held positions in safety, environmental management and emergency response. As a member of Bayer's Emergency Response Team there he has served as Incident Commander, Operations Chief, Emergency Communications Officer, Hazmat Specialist/Corporate Hazmat Team Leader, Environmental Specialist, and Facility Security Officer.

A former paramedic and volunteer firefighter, Jones has served as a member of multiple mutual aid organizations. He currently is a guest instructor at Texas A&M's well-known Fire & Hazmat schools.

"We are very pleased to welcome Doug to the Institute site family," said Crosby. "We look forward to his contribution toward helping to ensure the safety of our site and the community."

The Bayer CropScience Institute site is a manufacturing industrial park located near Charleston, W. Va. Among the companies with operating facilities at the site are Bayer CropScience, The Dow Chemical Company, FMC, and Praxair. These companies manufacture active ingredients for agricultural, industrial, personal care and other products. Total employment at the site is approximately 700 people.

SOURCE Bayer CropScience
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. J&J, Schering-Plough, Novartis, Bayer vie for Top Honors at the Premier OTC / Healthcare Ad Awards
2. Bayer HealthCare Marks 20th Anniversary of World Hemophilia Day With Euro 250,000 Contribution to the World Federation of Hemophilia
3. Nick Jonas and Bayer Diabetes Care Launch Creativity Contest to Encourage Kids With Diabetes to Express Their Simple Win
4. Bayer Awards $200,000 to National Science Teachers Association to Nurture Early-Career Science Teachers
5. Bayer Consumer Care Joins Forces with WomenHeart to Fight Heart Disease
6. Podcast from Medialink, Bayer Healthcare LLC and WomenHeart: WomenHeart - Strong @Heart
7. Bayer Healthcare and WomenHeart Launch Strong @Heart Campaign
8. Bayer Healthcare to Pay U.S. $97.5 Million to Settle Allegations of Paying Kickbacks to Diabetic Suppliers
9. Bayer HealthCare Donates Hundreds of Food Items to Community Food Bank of New Jersey in Response to Governors Plea to Help the States Population in Need
10. Hagens Berman Files Class Action Against Bayer Healthcare Over Misleading Marketing Campaign
11. Bayer Diabetes Care Names Walk In Nicks Shoes (W.I.N.S.) Sweepstakes Grand Prize Winners
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... Using a combination of two blood ... children and adults, according to a new study by researchers at the School of ... Children and Adults: Using Combinations of Blood Glucose Tests ,” published in Frontiers in ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... Newly reviewed and approved “NJ Top ... from Tufts School of Dental Medicine in 1935. His father graduated from NYU ... being in dentistry as well as their commitment and passion to the Practice of ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... York, NY (PRWEB) , ... November 30, 2015 , ... ... York Times,” will be released on December 1, 2015, to coincide with World AIDS ... about the groundbreaking journalist who covered the AIDS epidemic as he was dying of ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... The American Society for ... honor of World AIDS Day 2015. On Nov. 30, ASCP shared its “Give a ... about World AIDS Day and the importance of getting tested for HIV. , ASCP ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... 30, 2015 , ... California-based i2i Systems, a pioneer defining ... Michigan-based Family Health Center (FHC) has selected i2iTracks as their population health management ... the largest Affordable Care Act grant for Federally Qualified Health Centers in the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/30/2015)... , Nov. 30, 2015 Nautilus Medical ... Radiology Image Management platform ( ). The release ... announced from RSNA 2015 (Radiology Society North America) in ... conference in the U.S. --> ... platform that enables access to radiology studies worldwide via ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... North America was valued ... at a CAGR of 7.6% from 2015 to 2020. --> ... million in 2014, and is expected to grow at a CAGR ... the new Market Research Report "North America Cardiac Output Monitoring Devices ... ambulatory care, others) - Analysis And Forecast To 2020", the cardiac ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... 30, 2015 ... adds a 2015 publication on ... 2015 with comprehensive analysis of recent ... deal types, such as Mergers & ... . --> ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: