Loss Control Services
At Hawkins & Rawlinson we believe the best way to control costs is through effective safety and accident prevention. Our team will work with you to establish a loss control program that promotes safety while reducing your long-term costs. Our full-time in-house loss control consultant provides the following services to help identify safety needs and maximize the effectiveness of your safety efforts.
Engineers go to the jobsite of each of our insureds 2 times per year to visually inspect the job. We verify that the insured is working within our parameters for safety and answer any questions that they may have.
We provide a defensive driving training course for our insured truck drivers. The course is designed to instruct and refresh them on safety issues while on the road.
We visit with the insured, review their DOT documentation and offer guidelines on what records must be maintained and for how long.
Workplace safety is of paramount importance in our industry. We provide training and instruction on OSHA requirements and help our insured to become OSHA compliant.
We offer instruction on what OSHA records and logs must be maintained and why.
We discuss safety issues with our insured at the jobsite and offer training on how functions can be done safely. We occasionally hold safety meetings in the woods with our insured and cover issues specifically dealing with the cutting, loading and shipping of timber.
Our engineers discuss with the insured what Personal Protective Equipment is required, how to use it and what needs to be worn for each job on the site.
Our engineers meet with the insured after accidents, gather details, take pictures and evaluate the situation, document what happened, why it happened and how it could have been avoided.
We plan to offer on-site CPR and First Aid training to our insured in the near future.
We provide a written safety program and safety policies to our insured. The program and policies cover various areas dealing with safety while working in the woods. Hazardous material and blood-borne pathogens are covered in this material.