FedEx Ground’s Veep of Safety Scott Mugno Tapped by Trump to Lead OSHA



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Donald Trump, FedEx Ground’s Veep of Safety Scott Mugno Tapped by Trump to Lead OSHA
FedEx VP Tapped for OSHA

President Donald Trump has nominated Scott Mungo, vice president of safety, sustainability and vehicle maintenance for FedEx Ground to be assistant secretary of labor for OSHA.

The White House on Oct. 27 announced that President Donald Trump will nominate Scott Mugno, vice president of safety, sustainability and vehicle maintenance, to head OSHA, the federal agency tasked with promoting and enforcing occupational safety and health.

According to the White House:

“Mr. Mugno is currently the Vice President for Safety, Sustainability and Vehicle Maintenance at FedEx Ground in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was previously the Managing Director for FedEx Express Corporate Safety, Health and Fire Protection in Memphis, Tennessee. His responsibilities in both those positions included developing, promoting and facilitating the safety and health program and culture. Mr. Mugno was twice awarded FedEx’s highest honor, the FedEx Five Star Award, for his safety leadership at FedEx Express. Prior to FedEx, Mr. Mugno was a Division Counsel at Westinghouse Electric Corporation’s Waste Isolation Division and Deputy Staff Judge Advocate for the Eastern Region U.S. Army Military

Traffic Management Command. He also held other legal positions in the U.S. Army JAG Corps at the 24th Infantry Division at Fort Stewart, Georgia and in small private–practice law firms before joining the U.S. Army JAG Corps. Mr. Mugno is a graduate of Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, Kansas and St. John’s University, Jamaica, N.Y.”

Mogno oversees four departments of 200 EHS and maintenance professionals who are “focused on creating a safe work environment for 95,000 team members and the public,” according to his company bio.

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