The Safe State Occupational Safety and Health Consultation Program is a FREE, confidential service provided by The University of Alabama's College of Continuing Studies to employers throughout the state of Alabama.
At your invitation, our consultants will come to your office or plant and perform a survey to advise you of existing or potential health and safety problems in your facility. Our consultants will suggest general approaches or options for solving those problems and provide you with a written report summarizing the findings of the visit. If additional resources or expertise is needed, we will help you to identify potential sources.
Safe State consultants are trained, qualified, and have the experience needed to provide quality safety and health guidance to Alabama industries. Most have graduate degrees and certifications granted by professional organizations.
Consultants will not:
As a condition, you, the employer, must agree to:
Benefits of using Safe State
A safe and healthy workplace will reduce your cost of doing business and contribute to your return on investment in both the short and long term.
The Safe State Occupational Safety and Health Consultation Program is designed to help employers control costs by reducing accidents, illnesses, and problems with regulatory compliance. This cooperative agreement program is 90% funded by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and 10% by state of Alabama.