The staff at Global Safety includes experts in the field of Health, Safety and Environmental engineering. We truly have Global experience, with our founder having experience in projects on four continents. Global Safety has a wide range of consulting and training packages available, from pre-inspection planning, to procedure writing, or on site Technical Safety Advisors. We can design a program to suit your project-specific needs, just give us a call.


Technical Safety Advisors

LET US WORK WITH YOUR MANAGEMENT ON JOB SITES TO EASE THE BURDEN PUT ON THEM BY SAFETY REGULATIONS.

We inspect job sites and report problems that we see to company management. This prevents problems when plant personnel and other management contractors find fault with the safe job procedure of your company. Our inspections can help prevent downtime in production by taking care of potential problems before they arise.

Temporary Safety Specialists for General Industry and Construction Sites
Temporary Safety Specialists are becoming increasingly popular on job sites where cost constraints prevent having a full time safety technician available on staff. Safety Advisors provide a means of assuring your employees that workplace safety is important to your organization.

Safety Advisors are trained and skilled individuals helping organizations meet regulatory compliance, improve productivity, assist in accident prevention, and analyze safety programs and effectively improving your bottom line by mitigating potential hazards. Utilizing a Temporary Safety Specialist from GSG on your next project can:

* Improve production
* Improve employee performance
* Improve Regulatory compliance with OSHA
* Facilitate the avoidance of work-place accidents and help your firm become more competitive in the future by improving your bottom line through accident loss prevention.

Global Safety Group can supply your organization with safety and environmental support personnel. Our Specialists are highly skilled and motivated individuals who are dedicated in working with labor and industry. Our safety professionals can help to get work completed in a safe and effective cost manner and are always striving to meet our customer's expectations.

Each Safety Specialist has a diverse and wide range of knowledge, practical work foundation, and is knowledgeable in General Industry, Construction, OSHA Standards and applicable State and Federal EPA Regulations. They are all supported with the resources available from GSG. These resources, with over 100 years of combined construction, environmental and industrial safety experience, include:

* Technician Engineers
* Certified Hazardous Materials Managers
* Certified Construction Safety Managers
* Technicians
* Industrial Hygienists
* Project Managers

TRAINING SEMINARS:

Construction Sites
Global Safety Group, Inc. (GSG) training courses provide result -oriented technical and management training. Every GSG course is uniquely developed and designed to effectively address the concerns and interests of the course participants.

The technicians from GSG are experienced in working with labor and management in helping companies meet regulatory compliance, improving productivity, assisting in accident prevention, analyzing safety training courses and programs, and helping companies improve their bottom line.

Each GSG training course and program is designed to meet the needs of our customer.

The resources of GSG include technician Engineers, Certified Hazardous Materials Managers, Certified Safety Managers, Instructors, Technicians, Industrial Hygienists. The technicians of GSG represent over 100 years of combined construction and industrial safety, health, environmental and engineering experience.


The following is a list of seminars that we offer:

1 Day - OSHA Reporting and Record Keeping / OSHA Inspections
This seminar focuses on an introduction to the records, reports and notices that OSHA requires as part of the employer's obligation to comply with safety and health standards. The course will also discuss OSHA's authorization to conduct workplace inspections, issue citations and penalties for alleged violations.

4 Hour - Personal Protective Equipment / Effective Tool Box Meetings Seminar
This seminar focuses on the need to understand why a hazard assessment of the workplace must be accomplished. From such an assessment, a determination can be made to select personal protective equipment and provide effective tool box meetings on how this equipment is to be used.

6 Hour - Respiratory Protection / Medical Qualifications Seminar
This seminar focuses on the use of various types of respirators used when effective engineering controls are not feasible. Requirements for a written program, a program for the maintenance and care of respirators and medical qualifications will be discussed.

4 Hour - Ladders / Scaffolding / Fall Protection Seminar
This seminar focuses on the terminology used when assessment is made to determine if scaffolding is built safely. Inspection guidelines for both ladders and scaffolding are discussed and a hands-on opportunity to wear fall protection equipment is offered.

6 Hour - Confined Space Competent Person Seminar
This seminar focuses on employees required to enter into confined or enclosed spaces. Classroom participants will have the opportunity to conduct a job hazard analysis. Also, a variety of contaminant detection, oxygen deficient atmospheric testing devices and rescue-equipment will be on display.

8 Hour - Lockout / Tagout Seminar
This seminar focuses on a review and discussion of controls that are to be deactivated during the course of work on energized or de-energized equipment or circuits and of controls when re-energizing equipment.

8 Hour - Trenching and Excavation / Competent Person Seminar
Collapsing trenches can bury workers alive. This can be prevented by shoring trenches, or sloping trench sides, as they are dug to prevent collapse. Participants will become familiar with: excavation terminology, general requirements, such as JULIE, requirements for protective systems and responsibilities of a competent person. From seminar participation exercises, participants will be able to make a preliminary decision for the selection of protection systems.

OSHA 10-Hour Construction Safety Seminar

Since safe conditions depend on identifying and correcting hazards, periodic inspections are one of the most important aspects of a successful safety and health program. This seminar will provide participants with an introduction to considerations particular to the Safety and Health Regulations for Construction - 29 CFR Part 1926.

OSHA 30-Hour Construction Safety Seminar
This seminar is recommended for the training of Management and Superintendents. Providing more in depth information required to adhere to OSHA standards, the 30- hour training focuses on more technical aspects of Site Safety Management for construction sites.

3 Hour - Hazard Communication Seminar
The most frequently cited OSHA standard by the U.S. Department of Labor in 1994 came from Hazard Communication. This seminar will focus on the elements of an adequate written plan and the importance of employee training with respect to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).

4 Hour - Blood Borne Pathogens Safety Seminar
Janitorial / custodial personnel, medical waste handlers, healthcare technicians and related personnel who may be exposed to potentially infectious materials will benefit from this seminar. Training materials can identify those employees who may be at risk to contact diseases, such as HIV (AIDS) and Hepatitis B, and can help them understand how to protect themselves from possible exposure.

1 Day - CPR / First Aid Seminar
Accidents, illnesses and medical emergencies of any kind can cause interference with normal respiration and can result in oxygen deficiency and deprivation. This seminar will prepare employees for an emergency at the workplace or at home. You never know when you may be needed to help someone in distress. Learning basic first aid procedures can mean the difference between life and death. For example, bleeding may be stopped by applying pressure to the wound. The participants will learn the body's pressure points and how to tie a pressure bandage.

2- 6 Hour - Asbestos / Lead Awareness Seminar
This seminar focuses on hazardous substances regulated by OSHA that are found in the workplace and represent a danger to the health and welfare of the employee. In addition to the OSHA standards for hazardous substances, the EPA has two important laws that also are directed toward preventing and controlling the side effects of hazardous substances. Overexposure to asbestos and lead can create severe health problems. Training provided in this workshop will familiarize attendees to the regulatory standards, know the proper protective clothing and equipment required, how to prepare the work area, how to cleanup a contaminated area and how to remain safe during all of these procedures.

2- 8 Hour - Electrical Hazard Seminar
This seminar discusses the fundamentals of electricity, hazards in the workplace and the use of electric powered tools and equipment. Other instruction is geared to electrical workers, covering the proper use of protective clothing, safety equipment and tracking special skills for handling high-tension wires, power plant equipment, etc., which may be encountered in either the construction or general industrial workplace.

8 Hour - Scaffold Competent Person
Global Safety Group offers scaffold competent person training through the Scaffold Training Institute. This course is designed to assist in satisfying OSHA training requirements as defined in 29 CFR 1926.454. John Palmer a world-renowned scaffold expert and UL/ANSI scaffold technical board member authored this course.

1- 3 Hour - Scaffold User Training
Global Safety Group Inc. offers scaffold user training through the Scaffold Training Institute. This course is designed to assist in satisfying OSHA training requirements as defined in 29 CFR 1926.454. John Palmer a world-renowned scaffold expert and UL/ANSI scaffold technical board member authored this course.