Success Stories

Success stories from OSHA's On-Site Consultation Program and Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP) recognize both the important work of On-Site Consultation and small business employers who operate exemplary safety and health programs. On-Site Consultation and SHARP are voluntary programs. To submit a request for a comprehensive consultation, see OSHA's Consultation Directory.

Authorized representatives from SHARP companies who would like to share their story of workplace safety and health may do so by working with their On-Site Consultant. To locate the On-Site Consultation program nearest you, see OSHA's Consultation Directory.


Featured Success Stories

Do It Best Warehouse in Mesquite, Nevada Has Once Again Achieved SHARP

  • The distribution center team successfully renewed SHARP status for their site in July 2023.
  • Do It Best–Mesquite implemented new business practices that enhanced safety and training programs.

The Missouri On-Site Safety and Health Consultation Program Assists Commercial Launder in Reducing Noise Levels in Southern Missouri

  • During the consultation, the health consultant determined that noise sampling needed to be done in the washroom area. After noise sampling was done, it was determined that employees were exposed over the action level of 85 decibels (dBA).
  • The health consultant worked with the company to implement engineering controls.
  • Once the noise controls were in place, the employees' exposure dropped by 8 dBA, putting them below the action level.

Puerto Rico OSHA On-Site Consultation Program Rethinking Marketing Strategies: Getting Back to Business

  • PR OSHA adopted the “PR (Puerto Rico) OSHA Takes to the Street” initiative.
  • Also entered a MOU with the island's primary financial institution to promote consultation.

Rhode Island's Consultation Program Consultation Program Promotes Health and Safety Business Equity and Inclusion in Underserved ZIP Codes

  • Consultation partnered with Rhode Island Health Equity Zone (HEZ) to better integrate health equity in the Work Safer RI policies and practices.
  • Held two events in 2023 to provide education and information to the broader business community.

Oklahoma On-Site Consultation SAFE (Safe Award for Excellence) Award Recognizes Employers Best Practices

  • More than 360 participants attended the 2023 Oklahoma Health and Safety Conference.
  • There were two recipients of the 2023 SAFE Awards – Masks Builders LLC. and Builders FirstSource- Lumberyard.

Dig This Las Vegas, A Heavy Equipment Attraction Open to All Ages, Works to Earn Top Safety Designation

  • First attraction of its kind in Nevada to enter Pre-SHARP.
  • Started working with SCATS in 2019.

Montana Department of Labor and Industry Consultation Program Helps Company Pave the Way to SHARP

  • Initial Consultation visit was in September of 2022.
  • Recognized into SHARP in September of 2023.

Saint Paul Health Center Values Employees Safety

  • Began collaboration with Consultation in 2006.
  • First approved for SHARP in 2008, with most recent SHARP approval in 2022.

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