William Cummins

William Cummins

Global Head of QHSE GEODIS

Bill Cummins has spent his career applying Health, Safety, Security and Environment within international project logistics. Based in Houston, he is currently serving as Global QHSE Manager and Global Supply Chain Security Manager with GEODIS. He previously held senior positions with Project forwarders, shippers and manufacturing where he was able to apply his knowledge and talents to transform cultures whilst obtaining a wealth of experience. Bill holds a bachelor’s degree in occupational safety and Health complimented by countless certifications and distinctions. Bill has served numerous Board appointments as well as participated on executive committees and panels for safety, emergency response, hazardous materials, Homeland Security and Global Road Safety.

GEODIS’ industrial projects logistics and global freight management specializes in complex, heavy-lift and over-sized project cargo, global logistics and international freight forwarding solutions with a reputation of multi-modal project cargo success backed by wide range of value-added services, proven innovative IT solutions and service excellence. Customers can count on professional and compliant global logistics expertise. The company’s highly skilled professionals combine flexibility and responsiveness with maritime shipping, engineering and global project management resources anywhere around the world; with solutions provided to a wide range of industries including: rail, power, oil & gas, renewable, nuclear, mining and infrastructure.

 

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Thursday 10/10/2019

From 13:00 To 13:45

10/10/2019 13:00 10/10/2019 13:45 Safety Spotlight

Discussion: What New Approaches to Tackling Safety have Arisen from Digitalization?

  • Safety - is it as difficult to tackle as we think? Can simple, readily available technology make big differences?
  • Who or what is driving development? What examples can people bring to the table?
  • What is the potential of 360 degree VR for safety videos and training?
Breakbulk Tech & Innovation Hub

Breakbulk Tech & Innovation Hub

"Safety Spotlight"

Jereme Pitts Jim Barber Nathaniel Leis William Cummins
Time and date

Thursday 10/10/2019

From 13:00 To 13:45

10/10/2019 13:00 10/10/2019 13:45 Safety Spotlight

Discussion: What New Approaches to Tackling Safety have Arisen from Digitalization?

  • Safety - is it as difficult to tackle as we think? Can simple, readily available technology make big differences?
  • Who or what is driving development? What examples can people bring to the table?
  • What is the potential of 360 degree VR for safety videos and training?
Breakbulk Tech & Innovation Hub
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Breakbulk Tech & Innovation Hub

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