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Who Exactly Are We?

Cal/OSHA Consultation Services provides safety and health assistance to employers.

We are completely separate from Cal/OSHA Enforcement. Our professional staff helps companies prevent occupational injuries and illnesses.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Benefits of an On-site Consultation

The more you know about your workplace hazards and how to correct them, the more effective your safety program.

Our consultants help by:

  • Identifying and analyzing hazards
  • Recommending best-practice solutions
  • Helping you with your safety program
  • Helping you strengthen your safety culture
  • Providing training assistance

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California Workers

The Process

Requesting Assistance
Call your local Consultation Services office and request an on-site visit. The request will be assigned to a consultant who will contact you to schedule a date and time.

Cal/OSHA Form 300Preparing for the Visit
Have ready:

  • Company safety programs
  • Workers' compensation loss runs
  • Cal/OSHA Form 300's

Opening Conference
The visit opens with a conference. For union companies, the representative should be present. Any employee participation is welcome. The consultant will explain the process, and management can decide whether to proceed.

Learning From Your Safety Record
The consultant will help identify hazards by analyzing your past injuries and illnesses. The focus will be on preventing future losses.

Program Review
The consultant will review all written safety programs, and assess how well they are being put into practice. You'll receive materials and guidance in setting-up an effective injury and illness prevention program.

Walk-Around Hazard Identification
The consultant will conduct a walk-around inspection and help you identify and correct unsafe conditions and work practices.

Closing Conference
At the end of the on-site visit. The consultant will summarize the findings and timeframes for correcting hazards with a written report to follow.

Recognition Programs

Golden Gate Partnership Recognition

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SHARP Participants

Archer Western Contractors

Address: 18962 Lake Drive, Escondido, CA 92029
Nature of operation: General Building Contractor
No. of regular employees: 150
No. of contract employees:
Contact person: Mr. John McCulloch, Safety Engineer
Phone no.: (619) 572-6129
Fax no.: (760) 480-2419
Union: N/A
Original approval: November 2006
Latest approval:

Brown Construction Inc.

Address: 1465 Enterprise Blvd., West Sacramento CA 95691
Nature of operation: General Building Contractor
No. of regular employees: 500
No. of contract employees:
Contact person: Mr. Terry Shelby, General Superintendent/Safety Officer
Phone no.: (916) 373-9300
Fax no.: (916) 374-8616
E-mail: tshelby@brown-construction.com
Union: N/A
Original approval: July 2008
Latest approval:

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