Ronnie Prescher joins NEU Plumbing as a Safety Director, where he applies his analytic expertise to produce data driven safety campaigns. Ronnie's 25-year career spans Agriculture, Oil & Gas and Construction, allowing him to master key characteristics of management and strategic safety planning.
Ronnie's role at NEU is to proactively direct, develop and oversee the general health and safety policies and procedures of the organization. His main aim is to prevent accidents, injuries and work-related illnesses in the workplace. He plans to create and implement health and safety policies and to ensure that these policies are observed by both management and employees.
Whilst striving to maintain OSHA, state, local and industry specific compliance Ronnie will conduct periodic safety audits including safety orientations, skill training, emergency preparedness, proper job instruction, hazardous material disposal procedures, and the use of protective equipment.
Ronnie is a strong communicator and has received specific training for this role. He has studied the basics of occupational health and safety (OSHA 10), Construction Industry Outreach (OSHA 30), holds a SSH certificate in Construction & General Industry, and a CSHO certificate in construction. All of his training has aided Ronnie in developing exceptional problem-solving skills.
Exhibiting a genuine concern for people and leading by example Ronnie is able to earn the respect of colleagues and employees alike. He believes that the role of safety officer is more than a job, it's a vocation.