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Regulations change. Costs increase. Accidents happen. How do you keep up while remaining competitive? Every business must manage risk and regulation in order to OSHA

survive.

Accidents,

compliance

and

the

demands of escalating insurance costs — most organizations have little time to tackle these concerns, but no business can afford to ignore them. Like an undiagnosed illness, unanswered safety issues erupt at the worst possible time, causing the greatest expense.

Network Safety Consultants can help!


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The Certified Safety Professionals of Network Safety Consultants work with all levels of your organization to assess your safety needs and implement cost-effective solutions.

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Proven Track Record

Tip #1

Since 1991, Network Safety Consultants has helped companies of all sizes and industries increase worker safety and reduce the total costs of risk. Compare our track record with our competitors’ — you will see that all safety consulting services are not the same. The money you spend with Network Safety Consultants generates savings that strengthen your bottom line.

Choosing a Safety Consulting Service: The first step is deciding exactly what you want a safety consultant to deliver. Look for services that

Expert Staff

demonstrate direct and measured

Experience in the field and continuing education are the hallmarks of top safety experts, and Network Safety Consultants provides seasoned professionals with CSP™ credentials and advanced degrees in occupational health and safety. Our personable and knowledgeable employees can effectively communicate with all levels of your organization; we also provide training and safety materials in Spanish.

results to your bottom line by showing how reductions in accidents can control costs and risk. A safety consultant should provide concrete examples of return on

Measured Results

investment, as well as analysis of your

Continuing assessment and feedback powers the formula for delivering your maximum return on investment. We demonstrate in no-nonsense financial terms how our safety consulting services save money and contribute to the bottom line of your business.

current safety environment. If you don’t get an answer in precise dollar savings, keep looking for another option. Evidence of professional liability insurance is also a prerequisite for a legitimate safety consultant:

Network Safety Consultants plays an important role in our ongoing effort to

Make sure that an active

maintain a strong culture of safety at Ryan. Their consultants effectively

policy provides at least $1

communicate with all levels of our organization and help ensure our

million in coverage.

corporate safety goals and objectives are understood by all employees. The safety success we enjoy is directly reflected in our bottom-line results, providing us with a competitive advantage in a very competitive market. Cheryl Demrow Corporate Safety Director Ryan Incorporated Central


Working Hand-In-Hand to Control Costs Specialization of Services

Tip #2

The ability to address complex industry-specific safety issues comes from specific experience in that industry, and our consultants specialize in a wide variety of services. Ergonomics, industrial hygiene, fire protection, construction, manufacturing and OSHA compliance are just some of our areas of expertise. Our most qualified specialists will be tasked to tackle your specific needs.

Safety Consultant Qualifications: If you were sick, you would not want to be treated by someone with little medical training and no practical experience. Yet

Service Team Approach

many businesses trust their safety programs

We make it easy for you to work with Network Safety Consultants. One lead consultant serves as your primary point of contact, streamlining communication, while our team approach solidifies ongoing relationships with our safety professionals, ensuring immediate, extensive support in the event of an emergency.

to consultants with nominal education, background and hands-on experience.

When you choose a professional safety solution, look for providers who have a

Reduced Cost

successful track record of developing and

Network Safety Consultants helps your business substantially reduce accident costs, including lowering insurance premiums and administrative expenses. We also help you control the indirect costs of accidents, contributing even more to your bottom line.

implementing safety programs within the same industry as your business. Ask for references and contact information on current and previous customers in your industry.

The best safety professionals possess advanced degrees in occupational health

As many other employers do, I attributed most of the accidents we experienced to a lack of common sense, especially since we provide safety training, safety equipment and a state-of-the-art facility. Network Safety Consultants has shown me how

and safety — the most qualified possess

programs designed to establish responsibility and accountability

peer certification and recognition as a

for safety can actually cause change in behaviors resulting in

Certified Safety Professional™. Reviewing the resumes of the team assigned to your safety issues confirms their experience and qualifications.

fewer accidents and injuries. Scott Arquilla Vice-President Best Homes, Inc.


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Cost Reduction for Manufacturing Client

Tip #3 The Most Effective Approach:

800,000 687,000 600,000

Cost

Many safety consultants focus almost 400,000

entirely on OSHA compliance, but the

311,000

best safety consultants also target

200,000 68,700

37,500

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Results Year 1

Results Year 2

accident prevention and cost reduction.

Results Year 3

Results

A blend of services and expertise should

Regulatory Compliance

address all aspects of an organization’s

Administering OSHA, DOT and other government safety regulations can crush many companies beneath a mountain of paperwork, inspections and ill-advised risk management strategies. Network Safety Consultants knows exactly what is required to ensure compliance with ever-growing regulatory requirements and can help your company formulate the best methods to tackle these challenging issues.

risk, with a custom solution based on

Comprehensive Assessment Network Safety Consultants begins client relationships with comprehensive assessments of the safety environment. Our SAFE™ assessment thoroughly analyzes key aspects of your safety, risk management and compliance programs. The SAFE™ report identifies your safety strengths and weaknesses and makes recommendations for a cost-effective service plan.

successful methods answering all of the specific safety needs of the client.

An effective safety professional will find the best way to integrate these safety processes in day-to-day operations: The end result of a correct safety approach is a competitive advantage in the marketplace for the client.

All-Inclusive Safety Programs Every client receives a customized safety program developed specifically for their operations. These can include site-specific safety plans, job hazard analyses, equipment-specific lockout/tagout specifications, PPE hazard assessments, emergency evacuation plans, employee safety handbooks and comprehensive safety manuals.

Behavioral Approach We emphasize the human element involved in the majority of all accidents. This approach focuses on identification and correction of behaviors likely to result in accidents and is the most fundamental element of a successful safety program.


Experience Makes a Difference Tip #4 Thoroughness and Effectiveness Every piece of material related to your business’ safety plan — from e-mail to safety audit reports — could become critically important for future management of an accident. The work product of a safety consultant should be concise, accurate and professional in appearance.

Effective Safety Training Safety needs to be a daily part of your ongoing business operations, and an effective safety solution will help you develop a culture of safety in all areas

A comprehensive safety program is not effective if its objectives are not adopted and used on a day-to-day basis. Our consultants are skilled, engaging presenters who cement best safety practices among your workforce. We focus on changing your employees’ behavior and building a culture of safety.

of your organization, raising it to the same level of importance as productivity and quality.

I first retained Network Safety Consultants services as CEO of a previous employer. Shortly after being hired as CEO of Performance Stamping, I contacted Network Safety Consultants to provide similar services. As before, they have proven their value through programs which have reduced accidents, improved employee morale and reduced costs. Ken Morency Chief Executive Officer Performance Stamping, Inc.


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Documented Safety Observations and Audits Network Safety Consultants builds programs that integrate routine safety audits in ongoing work operations so clients can identify and stop potential accidents before they happen. This is an essential element of an effective safety program.

Insurance Recommendations Help Insurance company recommendations require prioritizing and expert interpretation. Network Safety Consultants helps clients meet insurance requirements in the most cost-effective and timely manner.

Assistance with OSHA Compliance Network Safety Consultants actively participates in OSHA inspections at our clients’ facilities — we’re on-hand to assist and mitigate a negative outcome. As a result, you have a much better chance of shielding yourself from violations which may result from the actions of your employees.

Make Safety Your Competitive Advantage If the costs of labor, material, equipment and space are similar between you and your competitors, safety may be the only significant variable you can control. Reducing costs associated with accidents and injuries gives you a competitive advantage which attracts new business and increases margins. The goal of Network Safety Consultants is to help you make your business efficient and profitable.

Realize your full profit potential today. Painlessly. Professionally. Profitably.


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Network Safety Consultants, Inc. 10320 Orland Parkway, Orland Park, IL 60467 Phone: 708-845-3660 Fax: 708-845-4660 www.networksafetyconsultants.com


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