Richard Boland is the Environmental Health & Safety Trainer at Cascade Environmental, and he has more than 15 years of experience in EHS. His background includes work with hazardous materials emergency response, oil and gas power plants, mining, and construction. He holds certifications in both Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) General Industry and Construction, and is a certified Mine Safety Health Administration (MSHA) instructor.
Richard is responsible for training new employees to engage in behavior-based safety. He helps them hone their skills in hazard recognition and mitigation, resulting in fewer job site injuries and the prevention of property and equipment damage.
Richard also leads online trainings about project-specific safety requirements and protocols. Clients rely on him to ensure the field services personnel who arrive on their project site are properly prepared and competently trained to work safely and without incident.