Safety Consultant, Athens GA
Safety Consultant serving in Athens, GA
OSHA Safety Consulting for Construction
General Contractors, Specialty Contractors, General Labor Contractors and more all need assistance with safety on construction sites. Whether you have complete team of safety professionals or require the assistance of a fractional safety professional, we can assist you and your employees in their safety goals. Here are some of the ways that we can help you reach your safety goals and the advantages of using a safety consultant for construction.
Full-Time Safety Director on Staff
When a company employs the service of a full-time safety director they may quickly discover that the person in that role is so busy that he or she can use an extra set of hands to write programs, eyes to look at job sites and ears to understand the direction of the safety culture. A safety consultant can be an excellent fit to assist here because they can fill the gaps as needed and provide the required services in a responsive manner. The ability to be in two places at once means that one can conduct training while the other finalizes a JHA for an upcoming project. This model allows for the flexibility to scale up or down as the situation fits.
No Full-Time Director on Staff
Many companies find themselves in need of a fractional safety person in their infancy and as they continue to grow. If these companies were to hire a full-time safety director that person would likely find themselves without enough work and bored in their position, looking for something more challenging that better utilizes their skills. A fractional safety person or more commonly referred to as a safety consultant is a great fit here because companies have the benefit of the advice of a seasoned safety professional without the cost of a full-time employee. Again, this allows for the company to scale up and down and the business needs change, but still ensure that they maintain their focus on a safe workplace for their employees.
Complete Safety Team
Even large multi-billion dollar companies can use extra assistance with safety from time to time. These teams may find that accessing a particularly remote location may be difficult and enlisting the services of a construction safety professional may be advantageous and more cost-effective. They may realize that as their team expands and contracts that the services of a safety consultant help them fill needs that the timing of onboarding a new safety technician or safety manager leaves a hole in their team.
Advantages – Construction Safety Consulting
There are several advantages of hiring a safety consultant to help manage construction safety for your company. Briefly, this list includes:
- Cost – because these services are not typically delivered 40 hours a week, 52 weeks of the year, you pay a fraction of the cost of a full-time safety professional.
- Continuity – with many people on the team and multiple people involved in rendering services for your company, any turnover experienced can be much less painful as there are multiple team members that know your company’s procedures and have visited your sites for construction safety inspections.
- Expertise – Safety consulting companies typically employ people from many different backgrounds and with a variety of educational experiences. This translates to safety consultants who have seen a wide variety of environments and can bring that experience to bear on the challenges that construction companies are facing in today’s ever-changing, fast-paced environment. The depth and breadth of experience that a consultant may have and the industries that they have worked with may allow them to bring unique ideas to the table when problem-solving on the jobsite.
What does a safety consultant do?
What is OSHA compliance?
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is a branch of the federal Department of Labor charged with the task of ensuring that employers establish and maintain a safe workplace for their employees.
Athens, officially Athens–Clarke County, is a consolidated city–county and college town in the U.S. state of Georgia. Athens lies about 70 miles (110 kilometers) northeast of downtown Atlanta, and is a satellite city of the capital. The University of Georgia, the state’s flagship public university and an R1 research institution, is in Athens and contributed to its initial growth. In 1991, after a vote the preceding year, the original City of Athens abandoned its charter to form a unified government with Clarke County, referred to jointly as Athens–Clarke County.
As of 2020, the U.S. Census Bureau’s population of the consolidated city-county (all of Clarke County except Winterville and a portion of Bogart) was 127,315. Athens is the sixth-largest city in Georgia, and the principal city of the Athens metropolitan area, which had a 2020 population of 215,415, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Metropolitan Athens is a component of the larger Atlanta–Athens–Clarke County–Sandy Springs Combined Statistical Area.
The city is dominated by a pervasive college town culture and music scene centered in downtown Athens, next to the University of Georgia’s North Campus. Major music acts associated with Athens include numerous alternative rock bands such as R.E.M., the B-52’s, Widespread Panic, Drive-By Truckers, of Montreal, Neutral Milk Hotel, and Harvey Milk. The city is also known as a recording site for such groups as the Atlanta-based Indigo Girls. The 2020 book Cool Town: How Athens, Georgia, Launched Alternative Music and Changed American Culture describes Athens as the model of the indie culture of the 1980s.
Safety Consultants USA Headquarters: Atlanta, GA
8100 Roswell Road
Atlanta, GA 30350
Safety Consultant in Athens GA
- OSHA Construction Safety Consulting
- Mock OSHA Inspections
- OSHA Safety Training
- Third-Party Site Safety Assessments
- Written Health and Safety Programs and Safety Documentation
- Safety Staffing
- DOT/Fleet Safety Programs
- OSHA Citation Defense
- Workers Compensation Claims Management
OSHA Safety Training – Athens, GA
Third-Party Site Safety Assessments for businesses in Athens, GA
Written Health and Safety Programs
Safety Consultants USA can provide you with an entire safety and health program. Our written safety and health programs are customized for each client and are updated as regulatory changes occur. We can also update the program you currently have in place to ensure it meets current OSHA regulations.
Safety Consultants USA offers a full suite of safety professionals available for work anywhere in the US. We can staff both short and long-term projects. We will work with you to find the right safety professional to fit your requirements and your budget.
OSHA Citation Defense
Safety Consultants USA has significant experience working with companies to resolve OSHA citations. We will strategize with our clients to negotiate settlements with OSHA when necessary and ensure proper abatement of OSHA citations. Make sure you have the right team on your side when OSHA pays you a visit.
Workers Compensation Claims Management
Safety Consultants USA has experience in managing your worker’s compensation claims. From the first report of injury to release to full duty, we ensure that you execute efficiently. A worker’s compensation claim handled correctly will save you both time and money.
Why Choose Safety Consultants USA for OSHA Consulting?
Safety Consultants USA offers a full range of health and safety services with the flexibility to meet your budget. We service many industries, helping each of our clients improve safety and reduce injuries. To ensure that we meet our commitment, we work to build strong relationships with our clients at all levels of the organization. We recognize that building lasting relationships requires consistency. We have implemented a series of reporting and tracking procedures that allow us to ensure that you get the same high-quality information, no matter who visits your job site.
No matter the size of your organization, Safety Consultants USA can deliver the safety services your company needs. A Safety Consultants USA consultant is standing by to provide a quote on your next project. Call toll free 877-723-7622.
Industries in Athens, GA that we work with include:
- General Contractors
- Specialty Contractors
- Residential Contractors
- Trucking/Fleet Industries
- Environmental Contractors
- Sanitation Companies
- Quasi-Public Companies
- Injection molding
- Sheet Metal Stamping
- Paper/Tissue Mills
- Mobile and Tower Crane
- Milling and Paving
For Businesses located in Athens, GA in need of Safety Consultant
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