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Our safety and health team works with clients in a variety of capacities and industries. Approach assists with

guiding the development and implementation of accident prevention programs, analyzing and controlling work-

place hazards, consulting on citation issues, identifying resources and providing safety training. Below are

safety services included in retro membership:

- Comprehensive Safety review of facility and Accident Prevention Pro-


- Job Hazard Analysis to help reduce accidents and injuries

- Industry specific hazard assessments by a safety professional at all

facility/ job-site locations

- Provide documents to help develop an accident prevention plan in-

cluding required State compliance

- DOT regulation compliance assistance

- Behavior-based safety culture presentations

- Safety committee meeting presentations

- Provide documents to help develop an accident prevention plan

including required State compliance

- Provide documents to help develop an accident response plan

including emergency procedures, claim reporting procedures, im-

portance of documentation

- DOSH compliance regulation assistance

- Post-Accident Investigation

- Nurse health & wellness services including health fairs, blood

pressure checks & urgent care resources

Approach. Safety.

Steve Heist, Safety Director

came to work at Approach after being with Washington State Labor & Industries,

Division of Occupational Safety & Health for over 6 years in the Rules & Technical Services Division. In this po-

sition he was the Departments construction technical expert for rule making, DOSH Directives, technical inter-

pretation of the Construction Standards of WAC 296-155 and other applicable standards in the construction in-

dustry. He was the statewide consultant for all of DOSH staff for construction and provided enforcement policy

regarding construction. He provided updates of DOSH policy, interpreting the WAC's for construction, working

as a liaison between Labor and Management and DOSH.