The Dutra Group Celebrates Howard “H” Cooper As He Retires
The Dutra Group Celebrates Howard “H” Cooper as he retires from his position as Safety Manager. “H” dedicated his career to safety in the construction industry, with more than 36 years of experience and a Certified Safety Management Specialist designation.
Prior to coming to Dutra, “H” was an Operating Engineer Crane Operator with over 30 years of experience. He is affiliated with the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators and has trained Crane Operators, Riggers, and Signaling Persons.
Other areas of expertise include being a Competent Person in Fall Protection, and a Fork Lift / Aerial Truck, Confined Space, and OSHA 10/30 hour Outreach trainer. He provided a wide range of services for The Dutra Group, including reviewing Health and Safety Plans for projects and overseeing Site Safety Health Officers and Designated Safety Representatives. Along with the Risk Manager, “H” also administered the Drug and Alcohol Program and Accident and Injury Investigations.
As H begins this new chapter in his life, The Dutra Group wishes him all the best in his
retirement. His contributions will be missed, but his legacy will continue to shape the
company’s commitment to safety.
Throughout his time at The Dutra Group, “H” made significant contributions to the company’s success and growth. His expertise and attention to detail ensured that the company’s projects were completed safely and efficiently.
Apart from his impressive professional career, H is a family man who adores his two adult children and two grandchildren. His retirement marks the end of an era at The Dutra Group, as he leaves behind a legacy of dedication and expertise in the field of safety.
As H begins this new chapter in his life, The Dutra Group wishes him all the best in his retirement. His contributions will be missed, but his legacy will continue to shape the company’s commitment to safety.