John Bestman CSP, ASP

Construction Safety Consultant

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Minneapolis, Minnesota

As a construction safety consultant with Marsh & McLennan Agency (MMA), John works with contractors to develop strategies to control their losses and reduce their risk of injuries in the workplace.

John’s expertise in the construction industry sets him apart from others in the risk and safety consulting field due to his extensive experience and knowledge of OSHA compliance, general safety standards and workplace best practices.

With 20 years of experience, John’s goals are to increase awareness and recognition of common workplace risk factors while building relationships and creating a safety culture within his clients’ organizations. In doing so he strives to improve his clients overall safety culture while helping them protect their most valuable assets, their employees.

He evaluates hazardous exposures while assesses a client’s needs and then creates customized recommendations and programs that align with short- and long-term safety goals unique to the organization. The programs and solutions he offers not only improve safety, but also help prevent risk and decrease workers’ compensation claims, which results in premium savings.

John currently serves as a member of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE).

In his free time, John enjoys all outdoor activities including backpacking, hiking, cycling, skiing and kayaking.