Correct and effectively used safety information and practices are vital to worker safety, decreased workers’ compensation costs, decreased liability for employers’ who do not carry workers’ compensation, and diminished likelihood of an OSHA fine. As a professional safety source to the Texas Department of Insurance, Whit Smith and WhitneySmith Company can provide a wide range of safety services for any type of organization.
WhitneySmith Company conducts safety inspections of your company’s property, equipment, and procedures to evaluate adherence of safety rules and OSHA standards. A report summarizes the inspection results and recommendations for corrective action.
In the event of an OSHA Investigation, we are ready to represent and assist you with that process.
Our consultants develop employee safety handbooks that detail safety policies and procedures and provide communication to employees regarding safety and health standards. We design and implement incentive programs to promote adherence to safety policies and reward employees for achievement of safety goals.
WhitneySmith Company develops safety training programs and accompanying communications to maintain an ongoing commitment to workplace safety. We can help ensure that workplace safety compliance is in accordance with internal safety programs and/or state and federal regulatory requirements.
Our firm assists clients in creating and managing programs that encourage safe operating procedures, with an end goal of decreasing the occurrence and severity of on-the-job injuries. For clients in the state of Texas, our firm can evaluate clients who prefer not to subscribe to workers’ compensation insurance coverage. Our guidance includes recommendations on the advisability of this decision. We also assist during the process of workers’ compensation insurance discontinuation to ensure regulatory compliance.
In today’s litigious employment climate, an effective safety program is a requirement for proactive employers and will serve to improve employee morale, decrease company liability, and decrease occupational injury costs. From a single solution to an entire Safety program, from a single location to an organization with facilities from coast-to-coast, WhitneySmith Company can provide safety solutions tailored to meet any need.