Employer Benefits and Services

  • OSHA Consultation Video

    In this video, small businesses talk about the benefits of their state's OSHA consultation service. 9:06, 31.9 MB

    Benefits

    Employers who request service through the Consultation Program receive several benefits, many of which are summarized below. Specifically employers can

    • Obtain high-quality safety and industrial hygiene services, on site, for free
    • Eliminate workplace hazards and achieve compliance with OSHA standards
    • Avoid OSHA citations and penalties
    • Strengthen their safety and health programs
    • Reduce workplace injuries and illnesses
    • Reduce workers’ compensation costs
    • Qualify for deferral or exemption from programmed OSHA inspections

    Services

    The services provided by the PA/OSHA Consultation Program include

    • Industrial hygiene sampling
    • Safety surveys
    • Program evaluations
    • Inspection deferrals
    • Correction assistance
    • On-site training
    • SHARP program
    • Off-site technical assistance