Your Trusted Consultants

Being part of the construction industry involves facing potential safety hazards.
Run your operations with peace of mind by working with the experts at SafeCon Consulting Group, Inc. Our complete range of safety management, liability experts, site safety auditing and safety staffing solutions are available to our clients nationwide.

(619) 466-8580

Expert Witness Services

Expert Witness Services

Our areas of expertise include consultations, providing assistance in mediation and arbitration, and providing expert deposition and trial testimony.

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Safety and Management Solutions

Safety and Management

Don't overlook safety hazards occurring on your job site. We offer comprehensive services to ensure your operation remains safe and efficient.

On-Site Staffing Solutions

On-Site Staffing Solutions

We stand behind the belief that people are the number one asset of any company. This is why we go out of our way to provide the correct person for your team.

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Regardless of the scope of your requirements, you can rest assured that we will utilize our expertise and know-how to provide you with personalized services that are second to none.

About Safecon Consulting Group, Inc.

SafeCon is a group of dedicated construction professionals, safety professionals, and expert witnesses providing training, consulting, and staffing services for contractors, owners, and managers.

Meet Our Founder

SAM ILER, lead expert witness and the founder and principal of SafeCon, has more than 35 years of industry experience. To provide a credible, definitive, and demonstrable account of the technical information required to achieve the resolution of a dispute, Mr. Iler makes use of his decades of knowledge in construction and job site safety.

Mr. Iler is a licensed General Contractor (CA) with over 35 years of construction experience from tradesman through contractor, has earned a Business Degree, and holds the professional certifications of CHST, CSHM and NCCCO Crane Operator/Examiner.

General Building Contractor’s License #980195

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Regardless of the scope of your requirements, you can rest assured that we will utilize our expertise and know-how to provide you with personalized services that are second to none.

Our Services

As experts in the construction field, SafeCon offers several related safety management and expert witness services.

Liability Expert

Construction Personal Injury, Safety Administration, Standard of Care, OSHA Compliance and Regulations, OSHA Citation Representation, Liability, Safety Codes and Standards, Accident Investigation, Pre-Trial Analysis.

Safety Staffing

Site Safety and Health Officers (SSHO) - primarily needed for MILCON and corps of engineer work. Quality Control Managers (QCM) - contractual requirement for MILCON as well as corps work.

Safety Management

Site Surveys, Periodic Inspections, Safety Staffing, Incident Investigation, Crisis Management/Support, OCIP/CCIP Management, OSHA Consultation.

Safety Programs

You can rely on our team to help maximize your returns through proactive programs that eliminate costs associated with incidents and injuries.

Contractor

Mr Iler holds a General Building Contractor’s License (#980195), and formerly a C-29 (masonry) license. He has successfully constructed multiple projects in California, and is well versed in the CBC.

OSHA Representation

Mr Iler has represented employers that have received OSHA citations to assist them in preserving their Appeal Rights, and clarifying the technical aspects of the case during pre-appeal hearings and conferences. In addition, Mr Iler has served in various roles on more than a half a dozen OSHA Advisory Committees, involved with crafting and analyzing proposed regulatory language.

Areas of Expertise

While Mr Iler covers a range of subject matter pertinent to his areas of expertise, he does have areas of hands-on personal experience and particular case focus in these areas.

Forklift

Mr Iler has owned and operated a wide variety of forklifts over his career, and has consulted on dozens of forklift cases.

Fall Protection

Mr Iler has designed, installed, and used a vast array of fall protection systems and equipment, and has acted as both a “Competent Person” and “Qualified Person” under the OSHA definitions regarding fall protection utilization.

Cranes

Mr Iler has owned and operated cranes as part of a NCCCO based crane operator training and certification school that he founded. Mr Iler has contributed to the OSHA regulatory process on both the State and Federal Levels regarding crane operator certification regulations.

Rigging and signalperson

SafeCon has trained and certified hundreds of riggers and signalpersons throughout the years, and Mr Iler has been involved in training and certify them for over a decade.

Scaffolding

Mr Iler grew up building scaffolding, and has owned and built multiple types of scaffolding throughout his career, and he has consulted on dozens of scaffold related cases.

OSHA

Mr Iler has been an instructor at OSHA Training Institute (OTI) for UCSD with specialties in Forklift, Fall protection, and Scaffolding, and has held his OSHA 10 and OSHA 30 instructors credentials.