General Consulting

Integrating health and safety into your workplace is good business.  Every workplace injury costs your business money. Investing in a healthy and safe workplace will lower premiums, reduce absenteeism, and increase productivity. WSPS’ consultants employ a results-based approach to health, safety and environment, focused on building self-reliance, integrating health and safety practices throughout your business, and that enables your organization to implement, manage and continually improve your health and safety programs.

Our consultants work together with the manufacturing, service or agricultural sector firm to identify, assess and determine safety, health and environmental needs, based on the client’s readiness and capacity.

General Consulting Services include:

  • Assisting with development of a basic health and safety program
  • Providing health and safety information
  • Identifying and facilitating solutions
  • Assessing training needs

More in-depth consulting (fee-for-service) solutions, based on specific client needs including:

  • Customizing and delivering on-site training
  • Developing and delivering ‘awareness’ presentations on specific health and safety topics
  • Increasing Joint Health and Safety Committee effectiveness
  • Assisting firms in developing and implementing Workwell Audit requirements

WSPS Consultants are also involved with other health and safety activities such as the Safety Groups. They deliver a variety of services including: training, workshops, and opportunities for networking and sharing best practices.

For those organizations with established health and safety programs looking beyond compliance, we can

  • Benchmark your health and safety management system against established standards – such as CSA Z1000, OHSAS 18001 and the forthcoming WSIB accreditation program – and help you achieve compliance with them
  • Elevate your established health, safety and wellness program so that it correlates to quantified business results
  • Help you integrate your health and safety program into your operations by aligning it with key initiatives such as six sigma, ISO 9001, lean manufacturing and balanced scorecard performance management

To arrange for a WSPS consultant to visit your workplace call 1-877-494-WSPS (9777) or 905-614-1400.