About

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driving safety excellence across our client’s organization

Industry Experience

Since 2003, we have worked with hundreds of companies across industries including building products, business services, construction, contracting, distribution, electrical, entertainment, fabrication, food & beverage, HVAC, manufacturing, mechanical, property management, staffing, telecom, transportation, utilities and warehousing.

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Customer Focus

We focus on learning about our customer’s business and operations to customize and develop the most effective safety management program that delivers measurable results and exceeds customer expectations. Our team quickly integrates with our customer’s operation to drive safety excellence and establish long term partnerships.

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Measurable Results

Our proven and effective Safety Program Management has generated measurable results by reducing our customer’s Total Recordable Incident Rate (TRIR) up to 85% and lowering their Experience Modification Rate (EMR) up to 50%. These results contribute to increasing our customer’s business competitiveness and profitability.

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Operational Excellence

We develop, execute, measure and improve our customer’s safety performance by reducing incidents and lost time, maintaining OSHA compliance and preventing fines, and lowering workers’ compensation claims and insurance premiums. These elements are core in achieving operational excellence and driving customer success.

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SMART Watch Protection

Jobsite States

Protected Jobsites

Monthly Audits

Million Manhours

What Our Client’s Say

SMART Safety Group has helped manage my company’s safety program for more than three years with excellent results. In a short period of time we had a significant drop in our incidents and OSHA recordables and a reduction in our Experience Modification Rate (EMR). With the continued efforts by SMART and my employees, this last…

Jeff Dennis President & CEO US Sprinkler, Inc.

SMART Safety Group has worked with Mulkey Enterprises and managed our safety program for more than five years. I am impressed with their team’s level of service and ability and desire to jump through hoops I need to get the job done. SMART has taken a significant workload off my daily plate that has allowed…

Jeff Cull Project Management Mulkey Enterprises, Inc.

Our Team

Experience. Commitment. Results.
Tony Clark
Safety Services Manager | Atlanta
Robert L. Turner, III
President & CEO | Atlanta
Bob Turner is President and Chief Executive Officer of SMART Profitability Solutions, LLC, dba SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Atlanta, GA. Bob’s unique perspective is based on 30 years of operations and executive experience in championing workforce safety programs across construction, manufacturing, distribution and many other business services and
Ted Low Jr., CSP
Vice President, National Operations | Atlanta
Ted Low is Vice President, National Operations at SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Atlanta, GA. Ted is a Board Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and Associate of Risk Management for Public Entities (AICPCU). He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Health & Hygiene from the University of
Ed Reel
Vice President, Safety Management Solutions | Atlanta
Ed Reel is Vice President, Safety Management Solutions at SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Atlanta, GA. Ed earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Louisiana State University and a Master of Business Administration in Operations Management / Logistics & Transportation from the University of Tennessee. He
Brandon Chapman, CSP
Vice President, Regional Operations | Baton Rouge
Brandon Chapman is Vice President, Regional Operations at SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Baton Rouge, LA with the Gulf Coast Region. Brandon is a Board Certified Safety Professional (CSP) with a Bachelor's degree in Construction Management from the College of Engineering at Louisiana State University and a Master’s degree
Rob Walden
Area Safety Services Director | Atlanta
Rob Walden is Areas Safety Services Director at SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Atlanta, GA with the Southeast Region. Rob earned a bachelor's degree In Occupational Health & Safety from Indiana University. He also holds OSHA 30 Hour Certification in Construction. Rob is continuing to expand his safety knowledge
Keith Rosenbach
Areas Safety Services Director | Baton Rouge
Keith Rosenbach is Area Safety Services Director at SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Baton Rouge, LA with the Gulf Coast Region. Keith earned a bachelor's degree in Nursing from Southeastern Louisiana University. Keith is a Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS) with extensive experience in a numerous areas including commercial,
Karl Kuehn, CSHO, SSH
Safety Services Manager | Orlando
Karl Kuehn is a Safety Services Manager at SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Orlando, FL with the Southeast Region. Karl earned a bachelor’s degree from Fort Hays State University and studied business management at Texas A&M University. He also completed Law Enforcement Training in the state of Kansas.
Doug Gould
Safety Services Manager | Tampa Bay
Doug Gould is Safety Services Manager at SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Tampa, FL with the Southeast Region. Doug earned both OSHA 10 Certification and OSHA 30 Hour Construction Certification. Doug also has extensive working knowledge, experience and expertise in general industry and construction safety. Prior to Joining
Lee Wilkinson
Safety Services Manager | Houston
Lee Wilkinson is Safety Services Manager at Smart Safety Gulf Coast and located in Houston, TX with the Southwest Region. Lee earned a Bachelor's degree in Occupational Safety, Health and Environment from Southeastern Louisiana University and OSHA 30 Hour Construction Certification. Lee has an extensive background in safety working for
Chris LeBlanc
Safety Services Representative | Baton Rouge
Chris LeBlanc is Safety Services Representative at SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Baton Rouge, LA with the Gulf Coast Region. Chris earned a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology from Louisiana State University, as well as his certification as Construction Site Safety Technician (CSST) from the Associated Builders and Contractors
Laura Matherne
Client Services Specialist | Baton Rouge
Laura Matherne is Client Services Specialist at SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Baton Rouge, LA with the Gulf Coast Region. Laura has been with the company since 2014 and has extensive experience and a proven track record in customer accounting, management and support and service. She also has
Robbie Hicks
Safety Services Manager | Atlanta
Robbie Hicks is a Safety Services Manager at Smart Safety Gulf Coast and located in Atlanta, GA with the Southeast Region. Robbie earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of North Georgia and holds both Professional in Human Resources (PHR) Certification and OSHA 30 Hour Certification in
Alberto Echevarria
Safety Services Manager | Atlanta
Alberto Echevarria is Safety Services Manager at SMART Safety Gulf Coast located in Atlanta, GA with the Southeast Region. Alberto earned a bachelor’s degree in Occupational Health & Safety from East Carolina University. Alberto also holds his OSHA 501 Certification, which qualifies him to teaching both the OSHA 10 and
Scarlett Walden
Safety Services Representative | Atlanta
Scarlett Walden is Safety Services Representative at Smart Safety Gulf Coast and located in Atlanta, GA with the Southeast Region. Scarlett earned a bachelor's degree in Industrial Hygiene / Occupational Health Sciences from Purdue University. Scarlett provides an array of safety services and support to a variety of SMART clients
Fred Long, III
Safety Services Manager | Atlanta
Fred Long is Safety Services Representative at SMART Safety Gulf Coast located in Atlanta, GA with the Southeast Region. Fred earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration / Sales & Marketing from Georgia Southern University. He also holds OSHA 30 Hour Certification in Construction. Fred provides an extensive array of
Barry Abshire
Chief Risk Officer | Baton Rouge
Barry Abshire is Director, Risk Management Services at SMART Safety Gulf Coast and located in Baton Rouge, LA with the Gulf Coast Region. Barry earned a bachelor's degree in Industrial Technology from Louisiana State University. Barry is also Senior Managing Director, Risk Management of Pala Group, Inc, a leading construction