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Andy Metsker

Andy Metsker

Loss Prevention Consultant | Risk Management Services Phone : 574-245-3572 Fax : 574-936-4125 Email : Ametsker@GibsonIns.com

Professional Experience

Andy is a Loss Prevention Consultant in Risk Management Services at Gibson, specializing in risk management techniques and loss prevention services for business clients.

Prior to joining Gibson in 2012, Andy was the QA/Process Engineer at Hoosier Tire & Rubber where he was integral in the creation of and training for new employees in safety and production.

Andy has also been with the Plymouth Fire Department since 1993, where he worked his way up to Fire Chief for 5 years. As Chief, he conducted the Annual Fire Code and Life Safety Inspections and pre-incident planning for industrial sites in the Plymouth area using the International Fire Codes and National Fire Protection Association Codes. He worked extensively with OSHA 1910 while training fire personnel and is trained in full face respirator fit testing. In addition, his work on the fire ground included knowledge of OSHA 1926. He is well versed in hazardous material operations, awareness level training in trench, confined space, collapsed structure, and vehicle and machinery entanglement. Andy is formerly a certified Instructor I for fire fighting and an EMT-B.

Community Involvement

  • Active Volunteer Firefighter for the Plymouth Fire Department
  • Lifeguard & CPR/AED Instructor with the American Red Cross
  • Former coach for the Plymouth Sharks competitive age group swim team
  • Former member of the Marshall County Rescue Dive Team

Specialty Areas

  • Manufacturing
  • Staffing Industry
  • Safety
  • Problem Solver
  • Fire & Life Safety Inspections