Dr. Ken Roy Internationally Recognized Science and Lab Safety Specialist


Dr. Kenneth (Ken) R. Roy, Ph.D., is an internationally recognized science and lab specialist working directly with Science Safety as an industry expert. He is a technology and engineering education scientific researcher at Penn State University and currently serves as NSTA’s  Chief Safety Compliance Adviser and NSELA’s Safety Compliance Officer. He is a principal partner and chief trainer/presenter for the Connecticut Science/STEM Safety Network. Dr. Roy also serves as a consultant for CT State OSHA. He currently serves as the Director of Environmental Health & Safety for Glastonbury Public Schools (CT). 

Dr. Roy is also an accomplished author of over 13 science and STEM laboratory safety books and over 800 safety articles in professional journals (NSTA, NSELA, ITEEA, etc.). He has presented numerous safety seminars, webinars, etc. for professional associations in North America, Europe, and Asia. He received training as an authorized/certified Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) outreach trainer for General Industry and Construction.

“I have spent decades working alongside many educational organizations and with school districts across the nation in order to make schools ‘safer’. Science Safety truly is a game-changer for risk management and science, STEM, CTE, and lab safety education.”
Ken Roy – Internationally Recognized Science Safety Specialist

Choosing a partner. Growing a partnership with Science Safety.

Choosing a science safety partner is one of the most essential and valued choices that you can make for your organization. True partnerships are grown through commitment, understanding, and support of one another. That is the Science Safety promise, and Ken’s personal promise, to you. From the value we bring, we want to earn the opportunity to be called your professional science-education partner.


Dr. Ken Roy and the Science Safety team are additional resources. Just for you.

Dr. Ken Roy has worked with your school district, and many others, for over 35 years. Throughout his career as a science educator, central office administrator, environmental health & safety director and safety consultant, he has assembled a wide range of experiences and science laboratory safety solutions working directly with teachers and with district leaders. In addition to all the services and resources available from Science Safety, Ken can provide personalized and on-site assistance to help you achieve your professional laboratory safety goals

Download Dr. Ken Roys Latest Book

Given today’s litigious society, safety in P-12 STEM education and CTE has received greater attention. This in part is the result of the rise in popularity of collaborative learning environments like maker spaces and fabrication labs (Fab Labs). This book utilizes findings from one of the most extensive national P-12 STEM and CTE safety research studies to date (718 teachers across 42 states) to provide practitioner-friendly safety recommendations with suggested resources. Fill out the form below to download a free copy.


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