Barragan Corp International, A Strategic Risk Management Company safety and health specialists are experienced, well-trained professionals whose goals are to ensure compliance with local, federal and state regulations and help employers and employees reduce on-the-job hazards and prevent injuries, illnesses, and deaths in the work place.
David F. Barragan, President and CEO of Barragan Corp International, has over 30 years of safety experience in Strategic Risk Management. Mr. Barragan has developed and implemented a unique approach to safety and risk management that has made Barragan Corp International a recognized industry leader in mitigating and controlling risk. Prior to heading up Barragan Corp International, he was the president of RGarrison Strategic Risk Management where he built the Company from the ground up and successfully grew the business into a market leader in risk management services. Before his tenure with RGarrison, Mr. Barragan was the West Coast Regional Safety Director for seven Marine Corps bases and stations throughout California and Arizona. He has expertise in a broad range of safety related issues and evaluates projects for both, employers and employees. In addition, Mr. Barragan was the catalyst in changing the safety culture at Marine Corp bases, which was key in reduction of mishaps and increasing safety standards. He supervised safety awareness education and training for a half-a-million military and civilian personnel. He is a certified OSH instructor and a Safety and Health Manager from the University of California San Diego. Additionally, Mr. Barragan is certified through the American Society of Safety Engineers for Managing the Business Aspects of Safety and holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management with an emphasis in Human Resources Management.
Mr. Schechinger has an extensive background in both fields, Construction and General Industry. He has over 25 years of professional experience. Prior to working at Barragan Corp International, he managed safety for one of the largest Divisions in the Marine Corps. He supervised the Inspection and Compliance branch for Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Ca. as well as all eight Marine Corps Installations for the western coast of California. He was directly responsible for the safety inspections of over 8,000 facilities. He has been awarded numerous personal awards by the Department of Defense and Department of the Navy. He is also certified as an Occupational Safety and Health Instructor for both General Industry and Construction Industry from the University of California, San Diego, and Certified through the National Safety Council.
Mr. Medina possess over 20 years of Construction and General Industry safety experience. Prior to joining Barragan Corp International, he was the Safety Director for the SASSY distribution center, South West Regional U.S. and directly responsible for health and safety of over 230 personnel and 600,000 sq ft of warehousing and distribution activities in the Marine Corp. Since joining Barragan Corp International Mr. Medina has successfully managed numerous OCIP projects, providing professional construction safety management. He is certified as an Occupational Safety and Health Instructor for both General Industry and Construction Industry from the University of California, San Diego.