Management Consultant - Occupational, Environmental Health & Safety
Ron Fuqua graduated from UL in 1976 with a BS in Education. After a short period teaching he changed careers to the oil and gas industry. He was employed with the same major, integrated oil and gas company for nearly 40 years before retirement. Having specialized in operations and engineering in the upstream side of the business his experience allowed him to be exposed to all major facets of safety and environmental compliance. He was instrumental in working with teams improving and creating major HSE (Health, Safety and Environmental) programs to meet requirements of his company and government regulations. He has led and performed safety audits, implemented ISO 14001 programs, investigated major incidents and facilitated numerous safety training sessions. His experience has given him a perspective on employee behavior in regards to safety and methods best suited to improve the safety culture of an organization.