State of Delaware Office of Safety & Health Consultation

SafeDE

PARTNERS FOR SAFE WORKPLACES

SafeDE provides FREE comprehensive on-site safety and health consultation assistance for small and medium sized businesses in the General Industry, Construction, and Agricultural sectors.

Reduce Workplace Injuries

Elevate Your Business

Avoid Fines

The cost of each
OSHA violation
can be cited up to
$16,131 per hazard
instance

The cost of each serious, other-than-serious and posting
requirement OSHA violation can be cited up to $16,131 per hazard instance. For the employer, effective safety management can be seen as an investment to increase productivity and reduce accidents and injuries. As an investment, savings are earned from the prevention of injuries and accidents. Having a strong safety culture not only promotes a healthy environment that helps motivate workers, but also saves money by avoiding preventable costs.

What is SafeDE?

SafeDE provides FREE comprehensive onsite assistance for small and medium sized private sector establishments to identify potential workplace hazards, improve safety and health management systems, and assist in voluntary compliance with federal OSHA regulations. 

All consultation services are voluntary and confidential.

There are no fines, citations, or fees associated with the service.

Let’s Protect your business.

No-cost to you

Using a no cost consultation service, employers can find out about potential hazards at their worksites, improve their safety and health programs, and even qualify for a one-year exemption from routine OSHA inspections.

Expert advice

This service is provided by well-trained professional staff by the Delaware Department of Labor. Consultation visits can be conducted for the entire workplace or limited to specific areas or processes.

Worry-Free Guarantee

This safety and health consultation program is completely separate from the OSHA inspection effort. In addition, no citations are issued or penalties proposed. Your only obligation will be to correct hazards identified by the consultants.

Completely Confidential

It’s confidential, too. Your name, your firms name, and any information you provide about your workplace, plus any unsafe or unhealthful working conditions that the consultant uncovers, will not be reported routinely to the OSHA inspection staff.

No-cost safety expertise that works for you.

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Average injuries
prevented

$4.93 M

VSI of Injuries Prevented 

$1.95 M

WC Value of Injuries Prevented

$2.15 M

Indirect Costs Prevented

$9.04 M

Total Value

Estimate the effect of all injuries and illnesses on your business.

SafeDE in the News

CoastTV

Uptick in work-related deaths reported in Delaware, new program introduced

DelawareLive

OSHA Delaware Unveils SafeDE on Worker’s Memorial Day, Pioneering a Safer Future for Workers

Delaware.gov

OSHA Delaware Unveils SafeDE on Worker’s Memorial Day, Pioneering a Safer Future for Workers

Safety & Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP)

The program recognizes small business employers who have worked with SafeDE’s consultation services and operate exemplary safety and health programs. Acceptance of your worksite into SHARP from OSHA is an achievement of status that singles you out among your business peers as a model for worksite safety and health.

Safer businesses start here.

SafeDE consultations are free and confidential. There are no fines, citations, or fees associated with the service

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