L&I's Consultation Program offers confidential, no-fee, professional advice and assistance to Washington businesses. These services can help you find and fix hazards in your workplace and strengthen your safety program.
Note: If you have a DOSH compliance inspection in progress, we will not schedule a consultation until any citation(s) become final orders.
Safety and Health Consultation
Safety or Industrial Hygiene consultants provide assistance with building your safety program, training, identifying and controlling hazards, and following applicable safety rules. No fines or penalties will result from issues uncovered during a consultation. However, consultants will ask you to correct any serious issues and offer assistance.
Risk Management Consultation
Risk management consultants can review your workplace injury history and provide a step-by-step plan to help you prevent injuries and control industrial insurance costs.
Ergonomic specialists can help you find solutions to prevent sprain and strain injuries. These injuries are associated with high worker’s compensation costs.
Benefits of Consultation
A consultation can help you:
- Stay compliant with WISHA rules
- Implement best practices
- Create and maintain an effective safety program
- Keep your worker’s comp premiums as low as possible
- Prevent hidden costs of workplace injury claims
Our recommendations help you create a safer and healthier work environment and can enhance job performance and productivity. And, as a result , you may see reduced absences and avoid short- or long-term disabilities.