Faneuil Alston Sandzen

Faneuil Alston Sandzen

Speaker | Atlas Organics

Spartanburg, SC | alston.sandzen@atlasorganics.net 

Alston leads the executive team in safety at Atlas Organics. As the General Manager of Safety and Compliance. Main responsibilities include OSHA, DOT, and Facility compliance for all 10 facilities. He has extensive onsite experience as General Manager of Operations for  both the Twin Chimney and Durham locations. Five years of safety compliance, quality control, material flow, and new employee onboarding. Served as Hauling Operations Director for more than 100 industrial partners and commercial customers. Effectively leading teams and receiving company-wide accolades for both pickup and delivery efficiency.  Alston holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and a minor in Business from the University of South Carolina. Certifications through both OSHA and DOT.

Session Code: 1D

Track: Operations

Session Name: Fundamentals, Hybrids and Safety

Session Time: Tuesday, January 25, 8:15 AM to 9:45 AM

Presentation Title: Unknown Safety Hazards at Compost Facilities

Presentation Description: Unknown safety hazards at compost facilities result in dozens of needless life threatening injuries and I have seen first hand how disasters can be avoided making your facility safe, compliant, and financially sound. The questions are where do we start in making our facilities safe? How can we be sure we are in compliance and performing our jobs in a safe manner? What are the unknown safety hazards at compost facilities operators face and do not realize?