Leo DeBobes Safety Consultants

In the News

SIGNIFICANT CASES

$6.6 M verdict on behalf of a college student who was burned while welding

$4.5 M verdict against a fire apparatus manufacturer

Successful defense verdict in criminal felony case alleging negligent use of propane


AWARDS AND HONORS


Leo DeBobes Named ASSE 2013 Safety Professional of the Year

Leo J. DeBobes received the American Society of Safety Engineers Edgar Monsanto Queeny Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) Award during Safety 2013. The annual award is given to an outstanding member for accomplishments and contributions in the occupational SH&E field. The award is sponsored by Monsanto Corp.  

NATIONAL SAFETY PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR (2013), American Society of Safety Engineers National Award. 


REGIONAL SAFETY PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR (2012), American Society of Safety Engineers Region VIII (NY, NJ, PA, CT, MA, NH, VT, RI, ME)

REGIONAL SAFETY PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR (1993), American Society of Safety Engineers Region XII (NY, NJ, PA, DE)

CHAPTER SAFETY PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR (2010 AND 1992), American Society of Safety Engineers, Long Island Chapter

LOVELL SAFETY MANAGEMENT AWARD FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE (1998), American Society of Safety Engineers, Long Island Chapter



MEDIA



WABC-TV Eyewitness News - Investigative feature on Campus Fire Safety

Newsday, June 17, 2012

The Village Times Herald,  May 10, 2012

DuPont Protective Technology/Occupational Health & Safety Magazine - Webinar on Effective Workplace Fire Protection, September 13, 2012

Article, “Emergency Preparedness: The Role of Regional Collaboration,” featured in the Vol. 11 No. 3 issue of Perspectives, The Public Sector Practice Specialty’s online publication