Louisville, KY – Dwayne Towles, President of Advanced Safety & Health, LLC, recently announced the hiring of Jonathan Brown, Safety Consultant and Fleet Safety Specialist, to complement the team of dedicated occupational health and safety professionals at Advanced Safety & Health. “He is an adept safety generalist with a passion for and specialty in fleet safety, where he has used that knowledge with a major transportation company of nearly 600 fleet vehicles involved in high risk transportation”, said Towles.
Jonathan works with fleets of all types and sizes from non-regulated sales fleets to heavily regulated over-the-road trucking companies and has the added experience of moving from safety into operations, which gives him a unique perspective on the importance of balancing safety and operations. Fleet, Transportation and Warehousing Safety will be his primary focus while on staff with Advanced Safety & Health, LLC.
Prior to joining Advanced Safety & Health, Jonathan was Corporate Safety & Quality Director for a regional transportation company with over 600 vehicles and 1,000 drivers. Additionally, he also served as Trade Marketing Environmental, Health, and Safety Manager for Brown & Williamson Tobacco.
Jonathan holds a bachelor degree in Industrial Safety and Risk Management from Eastern Kentucky University. He is a past president of the Louisville Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers and was a subcommittee chair for the ANSI Z-15.1 2006 Motor Vehicle Operations Safety Standard.