Robin Van Driel

Principal, Occupational Hygienist, VanDriel OHS Consulting

Robin is the founder, owner and senior occupational hygienist for VOHS Consulting based in Vancouver BC. During this pandemic Robin has been leading the VOHS team in supporting the construction industry to safely continue operations. This work has been shared nation wide by the Canadian Construction Association and published in the Journal of Commerce. With nearly 20 years of experience practicing as a health and safety professional, Robin started VOHS in 2017. Prior to starting VOHS, Robin gained experience in health and safety, ergonomics and industrial hygiene. She worked in the health care, automotive manufacturing, power generation and in provincial government as a regulator with WorkSafeBC.

Robin has a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from the University of Waterloo and achieved her Master of Science degree from the University of British Columbia in Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. Robin has obtained the following professional designations; Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Registered Occupational Hygienist (ROH), and Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP).

Robin is the current President of the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) for the BC and Yukon Provinces and instructor at the University of Victoria for Occupational and Environmental Health Law.