Larry Newton

Senior Loss Prevention Advisor

Larry started his safety career at United Parcel Service training drivers and package handlers on safe driving methods and safe work methods. After 20 years of service he moved into construction and became the Safety Director at New England Air Systems Inc. in Williston, Vermont where he developed safety policies, procedures, and training programs for over 6 years. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Safety and Health Engineering and in 2002, Larry became the Plant Manager of Peckham Materials Inc. in Colchester where he managed daily operations, maintenance, and repair of plant equipment, as well as supervising and training employees. He has valuable hands-on experience  in welding, fabricating, rebuilding, and plumbing.

In 2008, Larry began working as a VOSHA Safety Compliance Officer for the Department of Labor & Industry. His responsibilities included enforcing VOSHA laws and regulations and conducting workplace fatality and accident investigations. Larry’s unsurpassed knowledge in controlling occupational and environmental health hazards make him a key addition to the loss prevention team.