Ron strives to assure that Building Technology Engineers (BTE) personnel are provided with a safe, productive working environment, mitigating risk of recognized workplace hazards. He monitors and maintains pertinent safe work practices and ensures that all BTE personnel are compliant. In addition, Ron conducts worksite safety inspections and is actively working toward visiting the numerous worksites within the BTE organization. As a life-long safety advocate, he eagerly offers safety support and guidance to all who inquire.
Ron has over two decades of experience in both general industry and construction safety. Throughout his career, he has successfully managed safety and health programs and also developed and implemented safety policies, procedures, and workplace hazard assessment programs. Ron attributes much of his expertise from his seventeen year tenure with H&M Metals, Inc. He was the safety and HR manager for over fourteen years where he leveraged his safety skills to educate and instill safety compliance within the company. Prior to joining the BTE team, he spent the last six years as safety manager at Greater Lowell Technical High School. His role entailed educating the students, staff, and teachers in safety awareness, facilitating O.S.H.A courses, and enforcing safety policies and compliance.
Ron has successfully completed various certification programs, including OSHA-510 and 511, OSHA-500 and 501 courses through OSHA-Keene State, Fire and Life Safety, NFPA-70E electrical standard, Asbestos Awareness training, and Globally Harmonized System training.
The Personal Side
Ron is an avid Boston sports fan and spends his spare time with family and friends. He especially enjoys spoiling his grandchildren. As of late, Ron and his wife have vacationed to the Dominican Republic, Sweden, and Denmark.