Erik Sherman is the Director, Injury Reduction, Training, and COR for the Alberta Motor Transport Association. He leads the organization’s funded safety association programs, serving more than 14,000 commercial carriers throughout the province of Alberta. In addition to a portfolio that includes Education, Engagement, and Quality Assurance services, Erik participates on advisory councils, workings groups, and committees focusing their efforts towards improvements in safety and competency outcomes for practitioners and professionals alike.
Erik’s Occupational Health and Safety career took root within the Oil and Gas Transportation sector in 2004. In the years to follow, Erik completed a formal education in OHS at the University of Alberta and has played a leading role in the development of the nation’s first industry specialized Certified Transportation Safety Professional (CTSP) designation.