Sims Names Wessin South Florida Safety Director | Construction News

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Sims Crane has appointed David Wessin as South Florida safety director.

Wessin, a 30-year corporate safety veteran, brings extensive experience in corporate safety, risk management, and program management to the Sims team. 

Wessin is responsible for overseeing project safety for Sims Crane’s South Florida branches in West Palm Beach, Miami, and Fort Myers. He works alongside Bob Berry, Sims Crane safety director, to maintain and improve safety practices throughout the entire organization. 

“As Sims continues to grow and add new projects to our portfolio, we are expanding our safety department and David is a great addition to the team,” said Dean Sims II, Sims Crane vice president of marketing.

Before joining Sims Crane, Wessin served as vice president sfety & loss control for Coastal Construction Group in Miami. Prior to that, he was corporate safety director for Coscan Construction Group in Fort Lauderdale. Previously, he was director of safety for Tudor-Perini Building Corp. of Fort Lauderdale.

Wessin serves on the Safety and Health Committee of the National Associated General Contractors of America and is the Founder/Chairman of the Safety Alliance for Excellence, which has nearly 200 members in South Florida and is a resource for safety and risk professionals to discuss industry issues.