Faces of EHS, Health and Wellness, Injuries and Illness

Faces of EHS: Adele Abrams on Staying the Course Ethically

Adele Abrams is an attorney, safety professional and trainer who is president of the Law Office of Adele L. Abrams P.C., a multi-attorney firm focusing on safety, health and employment law nationwide. Adele is an Associate Safety Professional, and Certified Mine Safety Professional, and she instructs on employment law at University of Colorado and Catholic University.

She is a member of the Maryland, DC and Pennsylvania Bars, the U.S. District Courts of Maryland, DC and Tennessee, the U.S. Court of Appeals, DC, 3rd and 4th Circuits, and the US Supreme. In 2017, she received the NSC’s Distinguished Service to Safety Award. She is also an Avetta Fellow, and recipient of ASSP’s SPY award at the regional level. 

For our latest Faces of EHS profile, we sat down with Adele in a video interview to discuss how she got her start in EHS law, whistleblower protections, and mental health awareness amongst safety professionals. Tune in to hear her insights.