David F. Melton, CRSP, CDS, CCSP

Board of Directors, Secretary

Dave has retired from Liberty International, a business unit of Liberty Mutual Insurance, where he served as Managing Director - Global Road Safety, Liberty International in Hopkinton, MA. He continues to be an advocate for road safety as a volunteer supporting senior mobility, a consultant on motor vehicle safety, and a contributor to articles on transportation safety.

Dave was responsible for the development and advocacy of a roadway & occupational safety strategy for Liberty International Region operations in Asia, Europe and Latin America. He also participated in transportation related research projects at the Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety and was a frequent speaker at national and international conferences.

He is a past-chairman of the Board of Directors of the Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS) and is a past member of the Board of Directors of the Professional Truck Driver Institute.

He is a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) and also holds two certifications by the North American Transportation Management Institute (NATMI): Certified Director of Safety (CDS) and Certified Cargo Security Professional (CCSP).

Dave is a retired member of the Permanent Committee on Truck and Bus Safety (ANB70) of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Sciences, and is now a Friend of the Committee. He is a past member of the Advisory Council for the Center for Transportation Safety, Texas Transportation Institute, Texas A&M University.

Dave represented Liberty Mutual on the ANSI Z-15.1 Accredited Standards Committee on Safety Requirements for Motor Vehicle Fleet Operations, and he was a voting member of the ISO 39001 Road Traffic Safety Management Systems committee. He was also the technical consultant and spokesperson to the Liberty Mutual Insurance Teen and Senior Driving initiatives.