Kathy Dayvault, RN, MPH, COHN-S/CM, has joined PureSafety’s strategic resources group as an occupational health nurse.
Franklin, Tenn. (Vocus) February 25, 2010 -- Kathy Dayvault, RN, MPH, COHN-S/CM, has joined PureSafety’s strategic resources group as an occupational health nurse. With more than two decades of experience in occupational health and safety, Dayvault will provide support and guidance for PureSafety’s product development and positioning, including the industry’s first Learning and Safety Management System (LSMS) and Occupational Health Manager (OHM). She will also serve as a subject matter expert to PureSafety’s customers and help drive the company’s thought leadership within the industry.
“We are pleased to have Kathy join our growing team of experienced safety, health and risk management professionals,” said Todd Hohn, vice president of strategic resources for PureSafety. “Her background, commitment, and thought leadership will benefit PureSafety, our customers, and the industry as a whole.”
Prior to joining PureSafety, Dayvault served as safety manager and occupational health nurse for Shaw Industries, a Fortune 500 engineering, construction, technology, fabrication, environmental and industrial services organization based in Charlotte, N.C. She holds a master’s degree in public health from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is an active member of the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, North Carolina Association of Occupational Health Nurses and Foothills Association of Occupational Health Nurses. She also served as chair of the disaster health services committee for the Cabarrus County Chapter of the American Red Cross.
“Attracting someone of Kathy’s caliber to this newly created role significantly advances our leadership position in the industry,” said Marshall Martin, executive vice president and general manager of PureSafety’s workforce and occupational health management solutions business unit. “Having worked in both occupational health and safety, her contributions will be quite valuable as we move forward with our vision of creating the industry’s most comprehensive suite of results-driven software and information solutions.”
Born out of a workplace tragedy in 1999, PureSafety empowers its customers to protect their organization's most valuable assets: their people and profits. PureSafety provides comprehensive, web-based software and information solutions that support compliance and risk management needs, enhance governance and company culture, and improve workforce safety and health programs, processes, awareness, understanding, visibility, and accountability. The company’s growing team of 160 employees serves more than 2,000 companies operating in more than 20 major industries, including manufacturing, construction, distribution, energy, and healthcare, and encompassing 34 percent of the Fortune 500. Headquartered in the Nashville area, PureSafety has an additional location in Colorado Springs, Col. To learn more, visit www.puresafety.com or call 888.202.3016.
Amy Gray, APR
Gray Public Relations
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