Who We Are
SAFEFFICIENT offers a unique blend of high experience in workplace health & safety and engineering services in the process safety. This company was formed to fill a critical need among businesses and industries to utilize the expertise trough us.
Offers services to streamline the process safety management program to improve process effectiveness and reliability. Our services cover from the route of selection, from the laboratory to commercial plant scale. Our expertise will benefit the process from R&D, Tech transfer operation, production or any department that requires process safety compliance to ensure the process operates efficiently and safely.
Our goal is to provide practical knowledge in a useful manner to find a real solution for the workplace safety and process safety for our customers. We feel confident to support you in every need in these fields.
We work with honest, open-minded and forward-thinking people.
Nowadays, we spend long hours in front of the computer trying to assess improvements, manipulating spreadsheets or software’s to find the right solution(s).
In the other hand, your employees on the floor, shops or other areas have built up skills, ideas and experiences that is difficult to transfer to another person by write them down or verbalizing them. This is known as Tacit Knowledge.
Therefore, they do not know how to apply engineering principles to find the right solution(s). In other words, your people know more than they can tell.
We help you to decode your people’s tacit knowledge.
We will build strong relationships with your employees that as consequence they will see us as a resource of sharing ideas that they will forget that we are engineers.
In the end, we will have multiple sources of data. We will go back to the meeting room, download all the information to apply engineering principles.
The result is a designed and tailored solution(s) blueprint that you will not find anywhere else. It will be your own know-how that we will keep in secret. We will ask you to sign a confidential agreement with us to provide protection to your know-how that in the end, it is your intellectual property.
As you can see, if you tap into the built-up expertise of your team, you can achieve a much better results. You can effectively stop people from being killed or injured, you can save time and money, and you can increase your company’s performance and profits.
Edgar Fernandez, P.Eng, CRSP, CSP
Edgar Fernandez is the founder and owner of SAFEFFICIENT LIMITED. He has 25 years of experience working and decoding tacit knowledge in the manufacturing, chemical, food, pharmaceutical, oil and gas industries. Also, he is the author of The Effective Safety Training-The Six Steps to Create a Safety Training Management Program.
In 2005. Edgar moved to Canada and in 2015, he founded SAFEFFICIENT LIMITED which specializes to decode tacit knowledge.
Edgar graduated from Iberoamericana University with a degree in chemical engineering. In 2011, he got the professional engineer designation from The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta. In 2013, Edgar got the Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) certification, and the professional engineer designation from Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO). In 2014, he got the Certified Safety Professional (CSP) certificate from the Board of Certified Safety Professional in the United Sates.
With Passion to help people, Edgar has volunteered with Calgary and Brantford food banks.