Injury Free Environment:
“IFE it is a culture where everyone carries the responsibility to be personally involved in preventing harm to themselves and their teammates.”
– Jim Weitman
Mark Tobiasson | Safety Director
Mark Tobiasson is the Safety Director at Weitman Excavation. His 25+ years in excavation and underground construction give him a unique perspective on worker safety. He has worked as a laborer, equipment operator, foreman, superintendent, and general superintendent. This gives Mark a distinct advantage assisting in the planning and execution of fieldwork.
He is determined to promote an injury and incident free environment. He leads by example and promotes a learning atmosphere as an OSHA authorized trainer for the 10 and 30-hour courses. Advancing Weitman Excavation’s employee education program is Mark’s passion.
In his endeavors to protect workers and the general public, he works diligently to promote safety as a “core value”. He believes safety is not just something you talk about in meetings; it is something you use in everyday life.
Mark is dedicated to safety and volunteers on the following:
Past Chairman/AGC Safety & Health Forum
Past Chairman / NWUCA Safety Advisory Group
Past Chairman / Oregon OSHA Construction Advisory Group
Associated General Contractors Member
Northwest Utility Contractors Association Member
Union Training Agents Locals 701 & 737
American Society of Safety Engineers
HCSS Safety Pro Certified