Workplace Safety and Consulting

DuPont Workplace Safety Consulting

Our experts help protect your organization’s people and your assets by applying DuPont’s best practices, developed from our own world-class safety processes, and our experience gained through consulting with clients around the world.

Through our consulting division, DuPont Sustainable Solutions, we offer customized solutions and training programs to help transform employee, process and contractor safety performance.

The costs of major incidents go beyond the hard dollars to the core of a company’s reputation and right to operate. Through management systems, operational discipline and empowered employees, we can help you identify and control risks. Our customized solutions can help improve workplace safety, develop employee skills, and minimize risk. Significant savings add up as injuries, lost time and secondary costs go down.

DuPont is a world-class safety leader and was the recipient of the prestigious National Safety Council Robert W. Campbell Award in 2013. Since 1973, DuPont has tailored our best practices and real-world experience to benefit organizations like yours. We have provided workplace safety training to over three million people worldwide, helping our clients meet and exceed regulatory standards. 

Simon Herriott, Global Managing Director, DSS

Simon Herriott is Global Managing Director of the DuPont Sustainable Solutions global consulting practice. His team of experts helps make organizations safer, more efficient, and more environmentally sustainable.



  • Edison Mission Group Case Study

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on the Edison Mission Group to see how they generate injury-free success through world-class safety fundamentals.

  • Dresser-Rand Case Study

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on Dresser-Rand to see how our E-learning system helped them reduce training costs and lost work time.

  • STERIS Corporation Case Study

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on STERIS Corporation to see how they are working today for a safer tomorrow.

  • OMV Petrom Group Case Study

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on OMV Petrom Group to see how they refined safety performance.

  • ZeCor® Alloys Case Studies

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS)case study on how MECS® ZeCor® materials are intrinsic to CF Industries and JR Simplot plant success.

  • PotashCorp—Aurora Facility Case Study

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on the Aurora Facility to learn about the successful use of a combination of two distinct MECS® high-performance catalysts in a grass roots, large scale, new sulfur-burning acid plant in North America.

  • Kazakhstan Mining Company Case Study

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on Kazakhstan Mining Company to see how they set themselves up for international safety standards.

  • Stora Enso improves safety performance

    DuPont Sustainable Solutions worked with Stora Enso, a Finnish producer of pulp, paper and timber, to improve its safety performance. Learn how DSS helped move the company from a dependent safety culture towards a more independent safety culture by focusing on the motivation behind and the influences on people’s behavior.

  • Toll Ports Case Study

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on Toll Ports to learn how they embrace workplace safety as a key business value.

  • Titan Cement Case Study

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study about how Titan Cement built a new line in Egypt with zero lost time injuries.

  • Rio Tinto Alcan Inc. Case Study

    This case study documents the work that Rio Tinto Alcan, Inc. undertook with DuPont Sustainable Solutions to improve safety performance.

  • Tata Steel Limited Case Study

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on Tata Steel Limited to see how safety is more than employee protection, but how safety extends to contractors.


  • DuPont Receives 2013 Robert W. Campbell Award

    The National Safety Council presented its 2013 Robert W. Campbell Award to DuPont, recognizing the company’s commitment to the environment, health and safety as part of its everyday operations.

  • A Catalyst for Transformation

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions brochure on using real-world expertise in consulting services and technology licensing to help transform businesses

  • The DSS Consulting Philosophy

    Read about the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) consulting philosophy and learn more about transformational business solutions informed by years of practical experience.

  • Relative Culture Strength

    Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) article on world-class sustainable safety performance and Relative Culture Strength.

  • Better Safety Monitoring

    Download the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) market study and research paper to learn more about safety monitoring and workplace safety incidents in Europe.

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    The Way Forward for Safety at Work

  • Experts on challenges to managing risk

    DuPont Sustainable Solutions hosted a panel discussion with industry experts at the 2014 National Safety Congress. It focused on challenges of managing risk along with the challenges and opportunities organizations face when it comes to value protection, value extraction, and value creation. Read this executive summary to see key ideas outlined by the panelists.

  • U.S. and Canada Market Survey Findings Report

    DuPont Sustainable Solutions interviewed business leaders across a host of industries in North America to better understand the key opportunities and issues facing organizations today and to learn about the steps that each is taking to address them. A summary of the findings is categorized based upon how the challenges and solutions either add to or detract from the value that an organization delivers to its stakeholders.

  • Promoting Safety in Production Processes

    The management of process safety and operational risk is a great opportunity for companies to predict and control the risks in their operations and production processes. Many CEO's have said that what keeps them awake at night is the possibility of a "serious incident" that could bring down a company. Srinivasan Ramabhadran, Global Leader of Process Safety Management and Operational Risks, speaks to Vias Expeciales about this topic.

  • DSS Launches PSM Data Management Solution

    A Partnership Between DuPont and Software Company Operational Sustainability, LLCTM Delivers Combined Software and Consulting Services

  • Demystifying PSM for an Enabled Workforce

    This article explores the means through which competency in PSM can be cultivated among new talent, and retained among existing employees.

  • DSS Launches New Operational Risk Management Training Methods

    Learn how these solutions help companies address technical skill shortages – an unintended consequence of demographic change – by building capabilities related to proper handling of hazardous materials.