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

Staying SHARP: Minnesota Company Works With Workplace Safety Consultation

Timber Roots Building Components is a wood roof, floor, and wall panel manufacturer serving lumber yards and contractors throughout Minnesota, North Dakota, and eastern Montana. Initially, the company learned about the Minnesota OSHA Workplace Safety Consultation program (Minnesota Consultation) through the company's corporate safety director. High incident rates and a desire to provide a safer workplace prompted the initial contact with Minnesota Consultation in 2006. The company received Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP) status in 2008 and has received five renewals since. Its latest renewal was in 2021.

Superior Metal Products, Safely and Proudly Manufacturing in the USA

Founded in 1971, Superior Metal Products partners with companies that require simple to complex complete machined components and assemblies. Superior Metal Products learned of Nebraska On-Site Consultation Program in 2012 and immediately recognized value in what the program had to offer. In 2019, the company’s safety and health program reached a level deserving of acceptance into OSHA’s Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP). It received SHARP renewal in January of 2021.

Harris Rebar in Las Vegas is SHARP

Harris Rebar is a leading fabricator, installer, and distributor of concrete reinforcing steel and related products. Harris Rebar in Las Vegas began working with the Nevada Safety Consultation and Training Section (SCATS) on various construction jobs around the city. Harris Rebar’s fabrication shop had its initial Consultation visit in January 2013 and was awarded its first Safety and Health Recognition Program (SHARP) recognition in September 2013. Harris Rebar in Las Vegas has received four SHARP renewals since 2013, with the latest in 2021.

North Dakota Asphalt Plant "Opps" into SHARP Recognition

Opp Construction’s asphalt plant provides asphalt and other gravel products to contractors in North Dakota. Because of its continuous striving for safety excellence, its peers and mentors in the AGC awards program suggested that Opp Construction try consultation’s services. The company achieved Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP) status in 2017 and renewed its status twice. According to Dave Opp, safety manager, "It is an honor and a great program to be involved in. I would recommend it to anyone who is able."

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