Optimum Safety Management / Amerisafe Group: The extraordinary safety services and solutions you’ve been using from Optimum Safety Management will now be provided to you by Amerisafe Consulting and Safety Services, LLC (ACSS). The same great team, now with even more resources and solutions to support your mission.
We work closely with your team to integrate the 5 Components of an Effective Safety Management System:
Whether motivated by a need to reduce workers compensation rates, a recent injury or a moral obligation, management must place an importance on safety. Strong commitment by the executive team sets the direction and vision for safety cascading through the organization.
Watch a five-minute video on the effects of Management Commitment
Performing regular job hazard analyses and developing controls to reduce hazards can greatly mitigate risk. All controls are developed into a safety and health program to provide clear procedures for employees.
Simply put, we can’t expect people to do things we’re not willing to tell them about. At OSM, we view training in three distinct categories: Initial, Specific and Ongoing.
Good management systems require a feedback loop which reports whether the objectives of the system are being achieved. Inspect what is expected to verify the efforts made are being carried through.
Vital to any functioning safety program is the constant and never-ending improvement that must be made. For sustainability of the process and increased employee engagement, leadership must implement a systems-focused approach for continuous improvement.
Is your safety program a profit center? Or is it simply a necessary evil? Pro-active organizations build systems that yield tremendous results in the area of safety. Optimum Safety Management CEO, Steve Yates, breaks down the 5 Components of our Effective Safety Management System that is proven to drive results.
Learn how Mahoney Environmental went from fire damage to an effective safety culture.