D2000 Safety to Attend Blue Mountain Occupational Safety & Health Conference

2014 Blue Mountain Safety Conference Hope to see you at the upcoming Blue Mountain Safety Conference in Pendleton, Oregon on June 3, 2014. We invite you to stop by our vendor booth and meet our Safety Services Manager/Forklift Instructor, Bruce Hulberg. Then test your skill on our remote control forklift obstacle/basketball course, view our Forklift Bloopers video, enter a drawing to win a remote control forklift, and sign up for our free … [Read more...]

Bruce Hulberg February 9, 2016
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Jim Johnson to discuss confined space at ASSE/Eugene meeting

Jim Johnson, president of D2000 Safety, will be speaking about confined spaces at the upcoming meeting of the Cascade Chapter of the ASSE in Eugene. The meeting will be held on March 18th from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm at the Sizzler Restaurant, 1010 Postal Way (Gateway area) in Springfield, OR. The focus of the presentation will be classification/reclassification of confined spaces. … [Read more...]

Bruce Hulberg March 5, 2014
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Upcoming OSHA Conferences

As someone who has devoted many years to safety training and education, one of the most enjoyable aspects of my profession is sharing as much information as I can with as many people as possible. One of the best ways to do this is by presenting at OSHA conferences around the region. As many of you know, OSHA maintains a number of effective outreach and education initiatives. One of the most successful involves partnering with local ASSE and other … [Read more...]

Jim Johnson January 22, 2014
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High Angle 1 Rescue Harness Tested

D2000 High Angle 1 Rescue Harness Tested by US Army In mid-August we conducted five days of training for one of the US Army's chemical battalions stationed at Fort Lewis, just south of Tacoma, Washington. During the class students had ample opportunities to subject our High Angle 1 Work and Rescue Harness to real-world rescue stresses. Students used the harness for positioning, rapelling, and climbing. "We were training at the Satsop … [Read more...]

Jim Johnson July 8, 2014
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Version 3 Confined Space Leader’s Guide Released

Following months of development, D2000 is proud to release Version 3 of the Confined Space Leader's Guide. Trainers who are familiar with previous versions of this program will notice a number of improvements. For example in the Entrant/Attendant program, trainers can expect to find: o More information on proper ventilation practices. o An added section dealing with welding in confined spaces. o Increased use of short videos. o Added … [Read more...]

Jim Johnson April 17, 2014
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D2000 Instructors Support Rescue on Arizona’s Mount Graham

After falling off a rock face, a fourteen-year-old Boy Scout lay unconscious with internal injuries in a remote section of the Pinaleno Mountains in southeast Arizona. “There’s a sliding rock up there with smooth, water-covered moss,” according to Lary Morton, D2000 Instructor and volunteer with the county search and rescue team. “The kids slide down it, and I think this time the patient just got sideways and started tumbling out of control. … [Read more...]

Jim Johnson April 17, 2014
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Sessions presented at Governor’s Safety Conference

Last March D2000 CEO, Jim Johnson, presented sessions on confined space and fall protection at the Oregon Governor's Conference. The sessions were well attended with approximately 70 participants in each. "I think it went well," Mr. Johnson said. "but it's tough to get much discussion going when you only have a few hours and you're trying to cover as much material as possible for a large group of people." The sessions were titled "Fall … [Read more...]

Jim Johnson April 17, 2014
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OSHA ASSE Conferences

Over the years we have presented seminars at many safety and health conferences throughout the Northwest. As a company we have always felt that making these investments was a great way to give back to our safety industry and support the hard work of the associations which invest so much time and energy to provide these resources to the public. A list of these seminars can be found on our website including three presentations that are currently … [Read more...]

Jim Johnson April 17, 2014
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