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safety engineer

John Richard Etherton, American safety engineer. Achievements include research in industrial & agricultural machine safety devices. Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (chair, safety engineering and risk assessment division since 2008), American national standards institute B11 Accredited Standards Committee (writing committee since 2002).

Background

Etherton, John Richard was born on August 31, 1948 in Kenton, Ohio, United States. Son of Richard Ivan and Mary Ann Boggs Etherton.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, West Virginia University, Morgantown, 1995.

Career

Director Center Safer Solutions, Morgantown, since 2006. Senior research safety engineer National Institute Occupational Safety and Health, 1977—2006. Adjunct associate professor West Virginia University, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in industrial & agricultural machine safety devices.

Membership

Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (chair, safety engineering and risk assessment division since 2008), American national standards institute B11 Accredited Standards Committee (writing committee since 2002).

Connections

1 child Eli John.

father:
Richard Ivan

mother:
Mary Ann Boggs Etherton

child:
Eli John Etherton