RJ Lee Group Scientist, Keith Rickabaugh, Attains Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) Status


Keith Rickabaugh in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, February 13, 2008. Jason Cohn

Keith Rickabaugh, Technical Director of RJ Lee Group, has received his CIH certification.

Mr. Keith Rickabaugh, Technical Director, has been awarded Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) certification by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH). Mr. Rickabaugh has worked in Industrial Hygiene for more than 20 years, conducting field and laboratory work for a variety of industries. In his position at RJ Lee Group, he has implemented his extensive background in using applied sciences to develop sampling and analysis procedures, establish broad testing programs and provide professional guidance to industrial, government and commercial clientele. Mr. Rickabaugh has also developed health and safety guidelines for nanoparticles and provides consulting services for the health care industry.

The ABIH CIH certification in comprehensive practice confirms that the recipient has demonstrated that he or she has relevant work experience and a minimum level of knowledge and skills in sixteen different areas of discipline, including Air Sampling & Instrumentation, Analytical Chemistry, Biostatistics & Epidemiology, and IH Program Management. CIH professionals apply their knowledge across a wide range of sciences, from broad and comprehensive to narrower with specialization. To maintain certification, they must meet the on-going requirements in the certification maintenance program while adhering to the ABIH Code of Ethics.

RJ Lee Group is proud to recognize Mr. Rickabaugh for his dedication to his profession and to congratulate him for this prestigious achievement.