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About SMART Safety Group

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SMART Safety Gulf Coast Company Overview

SMART Safety Gulf Coast offers a full suite of value-based safety program solutions, including world class capabilities, providing our client’s with what they need and when they need it, at a fraction of the cost of in-house fixed overhead expense solutions. Our team has over 150 years combined safety experience dedicated to working efficiently and effectively with our client’s to ensure world class safety practices are developed and implemented. SMART Safety Group Solutions can improve your safety program performance, profitability, and bottom line.

Every dollar SAVED through safety excellence is a dollar ADDED to the bottom line.

Formed in 2011 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Pala Group, Inc., and as a strategic alliance partner of Pacific Coast-based SMART Safety Group, SMART Safety Gulf Coast leverages decades of safety culture experience, proven processes, a talented team, and award winning safety program management capabilities of both firms.

About the SMART Safety Group Strategic Alliance Partners:

  • SMART Safety Gulf Coast’s parent company, Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based Pala Group, Inc. www.palagroup.com, has over 30 years’ experience in developing a safety driven culture, processes, and tracking metrics resulting in award winning safety programs. Pala’s professionals have managed safety in environments ranging from the small construction projects, to the world’s largest industrial and petrochemical work sites. Pala Interstate, LLC, Pala Group’s construction firm, has won several safety awards:
  • Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., Safety Training and Evaluation Process STEP Award Platinum Level, 2010.
  • Greater Baton Rouge Industry Alliance, Hal G. Ginn Constractor Safety Excellence Award SIC 16 Overall Winner, 2005
  • Greater Baton Rouge Industry Alliance, Contractor Safety Award 1st Place, SIC 16, 500,000 to 1,000,000 Hours Worked.
  • ExxonMobil, Excellence in Safety Performance, Outstanding Safety Performance Less Than 40,000 Exposure Hour Category, 2004
  • Motiva Downstream U.S., CEO Safety Leadership Award, Presidential Level, 2004
  • Greater Baton Rouge Industry Management Alliance, Constractor Safety Award, 2000
  • Associated Builders and Contractor, Inc. N.O. Chapter, Excellence in Construction, 2000
  • SMART Safety Group, www.smartsafetygroup.com, based in San Diego, California, was founded in 2003. SMART is a full service safety company providing safety products, safety services and OSHA training. The company provides health and safety services to thousands of employees in very hazardous industries. Our health and safety consultants help make organizations regulatory compliant, create safe work environments, lower insurance costs and reduce workers’ compensation claims.

How SMART Safety Gulf Coast Improves Business Performance

We improve business performance in:

  • Profitability — Reduced safety-related costs and increased efficiency and productivity.
  • Compliance — Simplified regulatory reporting at all levels.
  • Risk Management — Improved risk identification, analysis, and response.
  • Corporate Governance — Better accountability, transparency, and management.
  • Culture — Greater awareness of safety/health risks and how they impact workforce and business performance.
  • Reputation — Fewer safety and health incidents that bring negative publicity and damage employee morale.


Raise people’s consciousness to take responsibility for their safety and the safety of the people around them thereby creating a safer world one belief at a time.


We protect the people, property and profits of our clients by providing expert guidance, training and leadership on all environmental health and safety issues.

Service Areas

Gulf Coast US

  • LOUISIANA — Greater New Orleans & Baton Rouge Area
  • TEXAS — Greater Houston Area

Southeast US

  • GEORGIA — Greater Atlanta Area

Other Gulf Coast & Southeast US Areas Served

  • CONTACT US to discuss your specific safety needs and our services in your area.