AEI Corporation is pleased to announce that David T. Burnett, MS, PE, CFPS, has been designated an Authorized OSHA Construction Trainer. To achieve this designation, Mr. Burnett was required to have five years of construction safety experience, and successfully complete courses covering OSHA policies, procedures and standards, as well as construction safety and health principles. Mr. Burnett’s background and this designation mean that he is able to assist with OSHA citation issues related to injury accident investigations.
Mr. Burnett has been a civil/structural engineer since 1991, and has more than 15 years of experience in forensic and research consulting. He has evaluated hundreds of buildings and sites for issues related to site preparation (excavation, grading, drainage, etc.), foundations, structural capacity, the building envelope (roofing, cladding, moisture management systems, insulation, etc.), and interior finishes. Mr. Burnett is highly experienced in residential and heavy timber construction, wood science, and construction defect litigation. He has also provided expert testimony and is commonly called upon to provide building and life safety code analysis and OSHA regulation consulting for personal injury cases.