Igor Bondarenko Joins SEAM Group, as Chief Technical Officer

Daniel Garstang is SEAM Group’s Vice President of Safety Consulting.  He has 20 over years of experience in defining and implementing strategies for serious injury and fatality prevention primarily within high exposure industries. He has served as a Safety Committee Member on the International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (IOGP), Co-Chaired IOGP Safety Sub Committee on Transportation Safety, Director of NETS, was the Oil & Gas Industry representative for the creation of the ISO39001 standard, is an active contributor to NIOSH research studies and has served on various SPE Safety Committees. He has served as a subject matter expert for legal matters pertaining to safety related litigation and has provided deposition and testimony resulting from investigations, root cause analysis and opinion on preferred practice.


Daniel specializes in improving operational excellence through design and implementation and assessment of management systems, improving efficiency in operational rhythms that support, identifying and coaching on improvement opportunities, as well as defining strategies that mitigate exposures pertaining to occupational and process risk. He has designed and implemented safety management solutions globally, has resided in England, Australia, U.A.E , USA, Houston, Texas and now Salt Lake City, Utah.


He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social Science, Advanced Diploma in Business, various Diplomas in Policing and Critical Incident Management, Competency Based Training and Assessment and Frontline Management.

In his spare time Daniel is an avid swim parent with two children in USA Swimming Utah and one swimming at the University of Utah.