HEALTH AND SAFETY SCIENCES

Confined Space Safety Confined Space Safety Teams Health and Safety Sciences offers contract safety response teams for industrial/oil & gas, government and federal safety response teams. FIND OUT MORE HazMat Teams HazMat Team Training Health and Safety Sciences’ HazMAT24 training teams are high-speed real world responders that have hundreds of responses under their belts. FIND OUT MORE Team Traning Confined Space Rescue Team Training We offer two qualifying Confined Space Rescue Technician courses utilizing our mobile confined space rescue simulator. FIND OUT MORE
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HEALTH AND SAFETY SCIENCES

Our Mission

To help you realize your business intentions through the unwavering attention to your occupational safety, security and emergency response team needs while providing a balance between production and safety.

Philosophy

HSS is a solid consultancy firm focused purely on the requirements and goals of our clients. Our philosophy is based on a simple set of principles:

Personnel

Our strength lies within the expertise of our personnel. We employ highly-educated and skilled individuals to provide our clients with the utmost attention, devotion, and dedication.

Quality

Quality of service is the foundation of our practice. We place our name and reputation on every project.

Honesty

We keep our clients fully informed at all times with current and accurate information so that they comprehend all aspects of cost associated with solutions before we solidify any commitment. It is our promise that there will not be hidden cost or inflated consulting charges.

Reliability

We meet or exceed each of our goals and promises; otherwise, we do not make them. We do not take lightly our commitments. Adhering to our statements and promises is not a point to be pondered at Health and Safety Sciences; it is an automatic reaction.

Vision

To provide a portal to world class safety, security and emergency response team professionals – always keeping a balance between production and safety.

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OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM

Jonathan Pennington, CEO Health and Safety Sciences

Jonathan Pennington
CSP, RPIH

Founder and CEO
Ashland, KY

JP Pennington began his safety career in 1992 and is the founder and CEO of Health and Safety Sciences, LLC. JP is a Board Certified Safety Professional, Registered Professional Industrial Hygienist and a retired 25-year veteran of the fire service.

Jonathan Pennington, CEO Health and Safety Sciences

Aaron Jarrell
 

Managing Partner and COO
Louisville, KY

Aaron Jarrell began in the industry as owner and operator of an Industrial Fire Protection company and a career Fire Fighter. Aaron is a Managing Partner, Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Health and Safety Sciences with… 
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Jason Golladay, Regional Manager, Louisville Kentucky

Jason Golladay
 

District Manager
Louisville, KY

A hands-on professional with ten year’s experience in the areas of Occupational Safety and Health, Risk Management and Safety Training. Conscientious Safety Professional with ten year’s experience in general…
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Jeremy Parker, Business Development Manager, Cincinnati Region

Jacob Pennington
AAS, NREMT-B

Regional Manager
Louisville, KY

Jacob is a professional firefighter with a metropolitan fire department. He is a member of the department’s special operation group – high-angle rope, SCUBA & swiftwater unit. Jacob completed an Associates of Applied Science… More about Jacob

Donny Prater, Regional Manager, Ashland, Kentucky

Donny Prater
CSP, CPG

Regional Manager
Ashland, KY

Donny is a Certified Safety Professional through the Board of Certified Safety Professionals, a Certified Professional Geologist through the American Institute of Professional Geologists, and serves as the Regional Manager…  
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Jonathan Pennington, CEO Health and Safety Sciences

Shane LaCount
MS

Regional Manager
Charlotte, NC

Shane is the Regional Manager of HSS Charlotte office.  He also serves the Mooresville Fire-Rescue Department as the Deputy Fire Chief. He is currently an adjunct faculty member for Eastern Kentucky University’s Safety, Security and Emergency…
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Steve Ludwig, Regional Manager, Cincinnati Location

Michael Quinn
MS

Regional Manager
Owensboro, KY

Mike serves as the Owensboro, KY Regional Safety Manager. He has been involved in the Health and Safety field since 2004. Mike holds a Bachelor of Science in Fire and Safety Engineering Technology and Master of Science… More about Michael

Joseph Malone, Regional Manager, Chicago

Joseph Malone
CPP

Regional Manager
Chicago, IL

Joe Malone is Health and Safety Science’s, Chicago Regional Manager. While serving over twelve years in the Marines, most notably under the Marine Special Operations Command, 2nd Marine Raider Battalion…
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Scott Clasgens, Area Manager, Cincinnati, OH

Scott Clasgens
 

Regional Manager
Cincinnati, OH

Scott is the area manager of the Cincinnati Health and Safety Sciences office. Scott has been with Health and Safety Sciences as part of our rescue teams since 2010 and has recently moved into the management role…
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Jeremy Parker, Business Development Manager, Cincinnati Region

Jeremy Parker
 

Business Development Manager
Cincinnati Region

Jeremy is the Business Development Manager for the Ohio, Indiana, Northern and Central Kentucky markets. Having spent years in safety, operations and human resource departments with other companies…
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Mike Schirtzinger, Project Manager

Mike Schirtzinger
OHST, STS, CSHS

Regional Manager
Ashland, KY

Michael Schirtzinger is a nineteen year veteran of public service working in both the law enforcement and firefighting fields. In addition to his public service work, he has over fifteen years’ experience in railroad…
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Environmental Policy Statement

Health & Safety Sciences, LLC is committed to leading the safety, security and emergency response team consultancy industry in minimizing the impact of its activities on the environment. It is the belief of HSS team members that environmentally friendly actions are the responsibility of every company doing business in the world today. It is our belief that the environment can only be preserved for future generations by good stewardship of Earth’s resources by companies and citizens alike. We are committed to being a part of this team effort.

The key points of HSS strategy to achieve this are:

  • Minimize waste by evaluating operations and ensuring they are as efficient as possible – this includes operating as paperless as possible.
  • Actively promote recycling both internally and to HSS clients and suppliers.
  • Seek every opportunity to utilized recycled products in HSS everyday business activities.
  • Ask our clients to accept digital copies of project related documents and student training manuals verses printed documents.

Consulting and Operations

Taking your specific corporation’s requirements into account, we offer consulting, development, and solution implementation.

Board Certified Staff

Our health and safety professionals hold a variety of advanced certifications. These include Board Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Associate Safety Professional (ASP), Registered Professional Industrial Hygienist (RPIH), Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI), Certified Industrial Hygiene Manager (CIHM) and Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH).

Consultant Support

Our competent, responsible staff are available by phone Monday through Friday 8am-5pm EST.

Available by Retainer or by Project Basis

HSS is available for consultation, design, implementation, and evaluation of results for all aspects of your company’s health and safety goals. We can help you with all your health and safety needs via an annual retainer fee or you can have pricing based on a project basis. Turnaround Safety Services for Plants are priced by geographical location.

Consulting and Design

Our consultants use academic and scientific principles to develop custom solutions for your health and safety needs.

Talk to a safety professional now at 1-606-393-3036