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Boyd Lawrence Newcomb

Boyd Lawrence Newcomb, American safety consultant. Recipient Distinguished Service award Little League, 1984.

Background

  • Newcomb, Boyd Lawrence was born on October 17, 1926 in Abington, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Boyd Lawrence Newcomb and Helen Elizabeth (Bodine) Miller.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Bucknell University, 1950.

    Career

    • Junior engineer Koppers, Corporation, Kobuta, Pennsylvania, 1950-1951. Engineer Paul L. Miller Company, Paterson, New Jersey, 1951-1953. Senior engineer N.L. Industries, Inc., Sayreville, 1953-1977.

      Corporation safety engineer Inmont Corporation, Hawthorne, 1977-1979. Fire protection consultant M&M Protection Consultants, Morristown, 1979-1980. Corporation safety engineer Millmaster-Onyx Corporation, Berkeley Heights, 1980-1982.

      Plant engineer Lyndal Chemical Company, Lyndhurst, 1982-1984. Safety & environmental manager Onyx Chemical Company, Jersey City, 1984-1987. Manager safety & regulatory affairs Fairmount Chemical Company, Newark, 1987-1992.

      Member SOCMA Occupational Safety & Health Committee, Washington, 1988-1992, NPCA Safety Task Force, Washington, 1978-1979, New Jersey Public Employees OSH Board, Trenton, 1985-1991.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Mayor Scotch Plains (New Jersey) Township, 1981, 84, councilman, 1971-1984. Vice chairman Green Brook (New Jersey) Flood Control Commission, since 1984. Deacon Fanwood Presbyterian Church, since 1989.

    With United States Navy, 1945-1946. Member American Society Safety Engineers (president New Jersey chapter 1986-1987), American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing.

    Connections

    • Married Joan Ruth Ritter, July 9, 1955. 1 child, Susan Jean.
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    Died June 3, 1997
    (aged 70)
    • 1950
      Bucknell University
    • 1950 - 1951
      Junior engineer, Koppers
      Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1951 - 1953
      engineer, Paul L. Miller Company
      Paterson, New Jersey, United States
    • 1953 - 1977
      senior, engineer N.L. Industries
      Sayreville, New Jersey, United States
    • 1977 - 1979
      corporation safety engineer, Inmont Corporation
      Hawthorne, New York, United States
    • 1979 - 1980
      fire protection consultant, M&M Protection Consultants
      Morristown, New Jersey, United States
    • 1980 - 1982
      corporation safety engineer, Millmaster-Onyx Corporation
      Berkeley Heights, New Jersey, United States
    • 1982 - 1984
      plant engineer, Lyndal Chemical Company
      Lyndhurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
    • 1984 - 1987
      safety & environmental manager, Onyx Chemical Company
      Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
    • 1987 - 1992
      manager, safety & regulatory affairs Fairmount Chemical Company
      Newark, Ohio, United States
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    Award