Samantha O’Saben

Safety Chair, National Slag Association; Division Safety Manager, Edward C. Levy Company

Samantha O’Saben is employed by the Edward C. Levy Company (“Levy”) in Detroit, Michigan, USA, and currently holds the title of division safety manager for the Steel Mill Services division. Her leadership and collaborative effort in safety with operations have led to an impressive redesign of their safety and health program resulting in an 80% reduction in the division’s total recordable incident rate as well as other major safety and health performance improvements. She is a graduate of Slippery Rock University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in health and safety management, and Indiana University of Pennsylvania where she earned a Master of Science degree in safety sciences. She earned her Certified Safety Professional certification (CSP) in 2018.