Mr. Heinlein joined American Contractors Insurance Group (ACIG) in February 2002, where he contributes to the successful safety initiatives of multiple construction clients. Prior to this, Mr. Heinlein worked as the Director of Construction Services for FDR Safety. He is also the past National Safety & Health Director for the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America.
Mr. Heinlein holds a Master’s degree in Safety & Environmental Management from West Virginia University and the ARM, CSHM, CSP, OHST and STSC safety, health, environmental and risk management credentials.
Mr. Heinlein volunteers his time as a member of the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) Construction Sector. He also sits on the editorial advisory board for Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) magazine. Mr. Heinlein is currently a National Director-At-Large for the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP), and a past President of the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP). Mr. Heinlein was awarded the BCSP’s Certified Safety Professional 2019 Award of Excellence. Mr. Heinlein’s leadership skills are sought in his field; he is the past Chair of the West Virginia University’s Safety Management Graduate Program Visiting Committee and serves on the advisory committee for the Keene State University Safety Program. He is also an instructor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and an advisor to the University of Fredericton Safety Department.
Mr. Heinlein serves on the Board for the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP), and is also an active member with the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America, National Safety Council and the International Safety and Health Practitioners Organization. As such, he is a nationally noted speaker at conferences and an author/contributor to books and research published by these organizations.