2019 Human Performance, Root Cause, & Trending (HPRCT) Conference
June 17-21, 2019
Cheyenne Mountain Resort
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Fisher Improvement Technologies Inc.
Senior Consultant
Kent, Ohio
Rick Foote, a Senior Consultant with Fisher Improvement Technologies Inc. and owner of Compass Performance Improvement LLC, is a co-author of IEEE Standard 1707-2015 (Recommended Practice for the Investigation of Events at Nuclear Facilities). He’s successfully led incident analysis teams spanning multiple industries for over 25 years and has trained analysts in numerous countries. In 2018, Rick served as the incident analysis subject matter expert during workshops with the International Atomic Energy Agency and the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission. He was among the first to integrate human performance principles with incident analysis approaches and successfully managed the Corrective Action Program for a major corporation. Rick, a veteran of the US Navy submarine service, enjoys outdoor activities and resides with his family in Kent, Ohio.