Occupational Safety and Fire Prevention
Occupational Safety and Fire Prevention (OS&FP) performs a wide variety of services for UTMB Health. These services run the gambit from traditional safety programs in the workplace to building construction code compliance consulting.
OS&FP performs the role of liaison to various local, state and national agencies. These agencies include the Texas State Fire Marshals Office and The Joint Commission among others. In this liaison role, we host auditors, respond to any recommendations and champion them to resolution. Additionally, we coordinate emergency response activities with the Galveston Fire Department (GFD) and have a very close cooperative relationship with the GFD.
Occupational Safety and Fire Prevention is responsible for providing a number of safety and consulting services to our customers. Occupational services include such programs as:
Additionally, OS&FP provides fire and Life Safety services throughout utmb-Health. Examples of services provided to the institution, employees, patients and visitors include: