Professional Consulting

Safety Advantage is a Houston Based company serving a national list of clients in the construction, pipeline & oil and gas industries. For more than 20 years, we have helped employers turn regulatory responsibility into profitable, productive and practical safety performance.

Safety Advantage is proud of the successes we have helped our clients realize.

Services we provide:

Master Safety Programs: 
Coordinated written programs submitted and maintained by Safety Advantage are guaranteed to pass reviews of all major third-party auditors – ISNetworld® RAVS® , Pacific Industrial Contractor Screening (PICS), PEC Premier, Safety Council Solutions  and other council-based evaluators.

  • Safety Advantage will complete the online self-audits and then upload programs directly to the auditor’s site.  When all customized programs have received 100% scores, you will get a printed hard copy of programs and a copy in MS WORD & PDF on CD. The value of your contracts deserves experienced, dependable and proven support.

Training:

The Client chooses what help they need:  key person, competent person, train-the-trainer & safety leadership workshop.

Safety Advantage can conduct onsite training or training in our training center to meet Client-specific training needs. We supply and use videos & multi-media tools; bilingual instructors to conduct classes such as new hire orientations & ongoing safety awareness strategies; motivational tools & customized behavior-based safety.

Safety Advantage provides OSHA training and training materials in the areas covered by our client’s areas of safety needs.  We supply training to meet the individual client’s needs, whether through our standard delivery or through custom training designed to meet the requirements you’re operations.  Some examples of our training catalog include: OSHA 10, OSHA 30, OSHA 7600 Disaster Site Worker and NCCER CSST classes. We also provide MEDIC First Aid and Fire Safety training using portable fire simulators to teach students and employees how to properly assess fire hazards and extinguish them without ever lighting a real fire.  In addition, we will design and offer other courses for training in the classroom, at worksites, or in-house to meet your specific needs.

Target Safety: 

Target Safety is a program of daily toolbox safety meetings that also provides safety awareness, coordinated training, a Last Minute Risk Assessment, and individual sign-ins for Participants.  The daily 5-10 minute safety training covers topics required by OSHA, as well as ISNetword, T-RAVS, PICS, PEC and other third party auditing requirements for contractors.

Audits and job site inspections:

Starting with a review of safety programs, training and accident prevention in place, we then recommend & develop solutions as required. We can support the Client’s in-house safety staff by providing on-call & standby safety management, training &  Industrial hygiene professionals on an as-needed basis.

OSHA’s construction standards require construction employers to have accident prevention programs that provide for frequent and regular inspection of the jobsites, materials, and equipment by competent persons designated by the employers. Construction safety inspections are the most effective means of identifying hazardous conditions at the worksite. Here at Safety Advantage, we identify potential OSHA violations, liability issues and risk exposures while assisting clients with mitigating hazards before they damage the reputation of your company and injure employees.

Supply onsite safety technicians: 

Safety Advantage’s professional technicians deliver high quality training and experience to keep your job site safe. Technicians usually have their OSHA 500 and NCCER Construction Site Safety Technician (CSST) certification or project-required training and certifications to specifically support operations at your work location.  Each technician is a MEDIC USA First Aid, CPR and AED instructor. Techs have extensive experience in field audits and training; behavior-based job safety observations; incident response and investigations. .Field training as needed for your supervisors and crew members is all  part of the service

You will appreciate the personal experience, professionalism and team support that each Safety Advantage  Technicians and consultant brings to the job site — especially in support of large, multi-trade and multi-employer projects.

Operator Qualifications: 

Safety Advantage is accredited and authorized to administer Operator Qualification assessments and conduct performance evaluations toward compliance with DOT 192 & 195 Regulations. NCCER, OQSG, and Veriforce.

Custom and Semi-custom video production: 

Custom, site-specific videos hit home for new hire orientations, visitor and contractor safety training.  Video-based instruction tells the story and makes its points the same way every time.

We design and target training for specific audiences, presenting important concepts with simple, easy-to-understand content.

Video teaches by showing.  It allows you to demonstrate as well as illustrate.  It is communication and education at the most basic, personal level.  Training on video also provides unimpeachable documentation of content and presentation.

Safety Advantage combines more than 25 years of experience in professional safety program development and employee training with state-of-the-art digital video technology.  We create compelling, effective and affordable safety training that is customized for your company or organization.

Today, a majority of our Clients are subscribers to workers’ compensation. The priority of safety, in-house accident prevention and incident response has not changed. If anything, it is more important than ever if improvements in Texas workers’ compensation are to continue.

Safety Advantage has grown to an organization of management and support staff working in coordination with a cadre of Certified Safety Professionals, Certified Industrial Hygienists, bilingual and special-skills trainers.

This organization and teamwork among project management, professional and support staff help ensure that Clients in a specialized industry will be supported by qualified consultants and on-site associates.