About Fortier Loss Control
Fortier Loss Control Consultants was founded in Nashville, Tennessee in 1984. Since then it has grown to become a company recognized and respected by our numerous clients, both local and national. Fortier has seven full time consultants located in our three primary offices. All of the safety consultants are more than qualified to provide informative and accurate knowledge regarding safety issues. Some of the services Fortier offers include:
• Safety Program Design/Implementation
• Safety Training and Development of Training Resources
• Safety Program Audits
• Site Inspection Services
• Professional Accident Investigation
• Expert Witness Testimony
• Full-Time Onsite Safety Personnel
Fortier provides services to a variety of businesses, but primarily we focus on manufacturing and construction. Our client base is positioned strongly in the southeastern US, but it has grown to support companies located throughout the entire country. Fortier’s strategy is to partner with our clients to form long lasting relationships; many for over 10 years. Some of our clients include Clayton Homes, Bell and Associates, Lockwood Green, and Phillips and Jordan. Fortier is committed to providing quality service while improving the client’s overall risk management expertise from within. We are committed to continued growth while maintaining high standards with our current client base.
In order to address a broader spectrum of safety needs, Fortier Loss Control’s sister company, Fortier Substance Abuse Testing (FSAT), was formed in 1994. FSAT is a third party administrator that provides substance abuse program administration to companies nationwide. Compliance with Department of Transportation Regulations and/or state drug free workplace programs is guaranteed when applicable. Services have been expanded to include background checks and physicals. Visit our website, www.FortierDrugTesting.com, for more information.
Fortier Loss Control Consultants and Fortier Substance Abuse Testing are available to help with your safety and testing needs.
Lee Fortier, CSP –
Lee Fortier is President and CEO of Fortier Loss Control Consultants and Fortier Substance Abuse Testing. He is the Manager of the Nashville, TN corporate office. Lee has developed superior knowledge in the safety field during a thirty year span as a Safety Consultant. He earned a Bachelor in Science from Tennessee Technological University. Lee is a Certified Safety Professional with certifications in safety management and construction. He is also a Retired Colonel from the U.S. Army Reserve.
Brian Dolin, CSP –
Brian Dolin is a Vice-President of Fortier Loss Control Consultants and the Manager of the Knoxville, TN branch office. Brian has been with Fortier since 1999. He has earned a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology from the University of Southwestern Louisiana. Then in 2004, he earned a Master of Science in Safety Management from the University of TN. Brian is a Certified Safety Professional. He has served in the United States Army and the Louisiana National Guard.
Walter Kenny Burdette, CSHO –
Kenny Burdette is a Vice-President of Fortier Loss Control Consultants and the Manager of the Memphis, TN branch office. He is a Certified Safety and Health Official in both general industry and construction. Prior to working at Fortier, he served as the Safety Director of AGC where he assisted 95 general contractors, sub-contractors, and associate members with their safety needs. He is also retired from the United States Navy.
Anthony Powell –
Tony Powell is a Vice-President of Fortier Loss Control Consultants. He started his career with Fortier in 1995. He operates out of the Nashville, TN corporate office. Prior to working at Fortier, he served as a Superintendent for a general contractor. His responsibilities included total job coordination as well as implementation and management of the safety program for subcontractors in addition to his immediate employees.
Christopher Dennison –
Chris Dennison has served as a Fortier Safety Consultant since 2002. He operates out of the Nashville, TN corporate office. Prior to working at Fortier, he served as the Job Site Safety Representative for various jobsites during his employment with an industrial contractor.
Ronnie Clay Dunn –
Clay Dunn has served as a Fortier Safety Consultant since 2002. He operates out of the Memphis, TN branch office. Prior to working at Fortier, he served as a Supervisor at a manufacturing firm where he was responsible for implementing and managing the safety program.
James Akin –
James Akin has served as a Fortier Safety Consultant since 2010. He operates out of the Knoxville, TN branch office. He has earned a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety and Health and a Master of Science in Occupational Safety and Health from Murray State University. Prior to working at Fortier, he conducted a safety internship with a general contractor.
Debbie Kelley –
Debbie Kelley is Vice-President of Business Operations for Fortier Loss Control Consultants and Fortier Substance Abuse Testing. She has served in the Nashville, TN corporate office since 1999. Debbie is responsible for all aspects of financial and human resource needs.
Dallas Koscho –
Dallas Koscho is the Administrative Assistant in the Memphis, TN branch office. She is also the Manager of the Fortier Substance Abuse Testing collection site in Memphis, TN. She started her career with Fortier in 2002.
Alia Pike –
Alia Pike is the Administrative Assistant in the Nashville, TN corporate office. Alia started her career with Fortier in 2002. She has earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the University of Phoenix. She maintains all company records and distributes inspection reports to the clients.
Kelsey Unland –
Kelsey Unland is the Director of Client Relations for Fortier Loss Control Consultants and Fortier Substance Abuse Testing. She has served in the Nashville, TN corporate office since 2002. She has earned a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Business Administration. She deals with all aspects of marketing and business development.
Connie Burkhalter –
Connie Burkhalter is the Administrative Assistant in the Knoxville, TN branch office. Connie started her career with Fortier in 2007.
What Our Clients Say:
E. Gerry Eastman, President - JOSEPH Construction Company, Inc.
2267 Jackson Downs Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37214