Vice President, Risk and Safety Management
Steve has over 35 years of safety experience. He assists PSA clients with improving their safety management systems. Steve provides worker safety, fleet safety, and risk management services.
Prior to joining PSA, Steve was an independent consultant that partnered with many PSA clients to improve their safety efforts. Additionally, Steve was a Corporate Risk Manager of a 6,000-employee company. His leadership achieved a 72% reduction of workers’ compensation costs and an 83% reduction of auto insurance costs – over a $4 million savings. He managed the corporate safety management system, insurance program, claims administration, and the risk management staff for this company after being promoted from a division safety manager. Having worked in a high risk occupation gives Steve a different perspective on approaching implementation. He understands how to balance safety and operational demands.
As Vice President, Risk and Safety Management, Pomponi performs baseline assessments to determine clients’ operational risk exposures; collaborates with clients to improve existing safety management systems; assists in the implementation of new safety practices and processes through hands-on training; and monitors progress to provide results-based services.
His guidance has saved client’s millions of dollars and prevented countless injuries. Steve has also helped clients navigate through the complex world of OSHA regulations. Steve has also assisted clients during severe injury incidents, OSHA inspections, contesting citations and abatement agreements.
Steve earned a M.S. in Safety Engineering from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in Occupational Safety and Hygiene from Millersville University. Steve also holds the nationally accredited and internationally recognized Certified Safety Professional (CSP) designation awarded by the Board of Certified Safety professionals (BCSP).
Business/Customer Service Philosophy
“None of us alone, are as smart as all of us together”. My goal is to work with our clients as a team by utilizing all available resources and our collective experiences and knowledge to continuously improve their risk profile.