Bruce K. Lyon, CSP, P.E., ARM, CHMM is Vice President and Director of Risk Management Services for Hays Companies. He has over 38 years of experience directing risk services for a wide range of national and global organizations in a variety of industries. Bruce specializes in risk assessment, team-based problem solving, safety management systems, and ergonomics.
He serves as a director on the board of BCSP, Vice Chair of the ISO 31000 Risk Management standards US Technical Advisory Group (US TAG), a member of the ANSI/ASSP Z590.3 Prevention through Design standard review committee, and as Advisory Board Chair to the University of Central Missouri (UCM) Safety Sciences program.
He is the co-author of Risk Management Tools for Safety Professionals (ASSP), and Risk Assessment: A Practical Guide for Assessing Operational Risk (John Wiley & Sons). He has authored numerous articles in Professional Safety Journal, three of which received 1st place for Technical Writing Excellence by ASSP, and is a frequent speaker at national, regional and local conferences.
Bruce holds a B.S. Degree in Industrial Safety (1981) and M.S. Degree in Occupational Safety Management (1999) from University of Central Missouri. He is a Board Certified Safety Professional (CSP), a Registered Professional Safety Engineer (P.E.), an Associate in Risk Management (ARM), and a Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM). In 2018, he was awarded the CSP Award of Excellence from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals.