Patrick Hauser is the regional vice-president, Manitoba and Saskatchewan, for the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE). He is also the safety management systems coordinator at the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon. He is a Canadian Registered Safety Professional with over 15 years of experience in the safety profession. For the past 10 years Hauser has worked with laboratory and fieldwork researchers, athletic teams, consumer services and building trade services to develop safe work procedures and emergency response plans. Since 2007, he has been an active volunteer with the CSSE, helping to organizing numerous NAOSH Week events and sitting as chairperson for the CSSE Northern Light Chapter.