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How To Become Competent Safety Consultants?

If you need to create safety culture in your organization; then you are supposed to have a qualified safety consultant.

A Safety consultant is the one who provides advices and guides the workers regarding safety of the employees, regardless of the type and size of fields, like manufacturing sites, or construction, mining etc.

Also the consultant aids you to bring the solution by means of improving the safety standards at workplace, minimizing the incidents and accidents at workplace.

The development and implementation of safety measures in any organization, is responsibility of that particular safety consultant.

FUNCTIONS OF A SAFETY CONSULTANT

 They organize and conduct health and safety awareness program at workplace. (Includes intensive planning / organization before it gets started and maintained)

The goal of this kind of program is to evict various mishaps and accidents which may occur in workplace.

Safety consultant should also

  • Inspect the workplace facilities in work environment.
  • indicate the existing hazards of health and safety
  • Make out needed corrections
  • Implement effective steps and solutions to avoid mishaps and accidents
  • Keep him / her updated in latest health safety measures and legislatives (regulations provided by government authorities, professionals and researches) either by attending training, reading publications etc.

WHAT should be done TO BECOME A SAFETY CONSULTANT?

There are 4 types of Safety Consultants. Each one is recognized by the difficult level of task assigned to them, their experience, how they are responsible for, and their kind of responsibility.

In order to become a safety consultant, you should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical/ electrical/Industrial / safety/ civil Engineering or any equivalent degree.  

You should also have some extra courses to be the top ranking safety consultant.

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