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Health and Safety Directorate

Division of Shore Safety


Oversee the safety and environmental health programs of all shore-based facilities and sectors, including, but not limited to:  Fire Safety; Motor Vehicle Safety; Confined Space Safety; Emergency Preparedness; Sector Prevention Operations; and Incident Response, through the anticipation, recognition, evaluation and control of hazards to USCG personnel and their dependents.
Program Areas
Confined Space Safety
Electrical Safety
Emergency Preparedness
Emergency Response (formerly - "HAZWOPER") Program & First Responder Awareness and Operations Level Training Materials (materials are in the "Safety Management" site on the CGPortal).
Online training for Emergency Response can be found on the CGPortal Learning Management System under Marine Safety Training.
Fall Protection / Climbing Safety
Family and Recreational Safety
Fire Prevention and Safety
GEICO Military Service Awards
Mishap Analysis Board Information
Motor Vehicle Safety
How to enter Motorcycle Safety-Rider Training into TMT
Motorcycle Training Member Reimbursement
Operational Risk Management
Risk Management Information System (RMIS)
Safety Officer - Incident (SOFR)
Sector Safety Manager (Course materials and references)
Travel Risk Planning System (TRiPS)
Seasonal Safety Briefings & Tools

Heat Stress Guidance - NIOSH (OSHA info & resources)

Related Shore Safety Program Training
(managed by CG-1132 unless otherwise noted)
  • Crane Safety
  • Emergency Response Training Program
  • Forklift Safety
  • Life Safety Code
  • National Electric Code
  • Sector Safety Manager Training 
  • Shipyard Competent Person Training
  • Shore Confined Space Entry & Rescue
  • Team Coordination Training  (CG-1134)
  • Unit Safety Coordinator
  • WMD First Responder Awareness Training Program
  • Safety and Occupational Health Courses are also offered at no cost to Coast Guard members by the U.S. Navy. Go to the Naval Safety Center website for more information.
Safety Alerts
FallTech Full-Body Harnesses with Quick-Connect (bayonet style) Buckles - Product Stop Use, Inspection and Replace Notice(.pdf)

Peltz Company - Request to inspect: Absorbica Energy Absorbers

Verification Process for Absorbica Lanyards (.pdf)

3M GW Series Self Retracting Lanyard Recall

Elk River TX12 Series Self-Absorbing Lanyard Recall
Points of Contact
LCDR Jeffrey Clark: Chief of Shore and Sector Operational Safety.

Mr. Dale Wisnieski: Safety and Environmental Health Manager.


Mishap Reporting Systems and Tools

Our Web Applications are available through the CG Portal. For Shore & Afloat mishap reporting, search using the words: "Mishap Reporting." For aviation mishaps, search using "AVIATRS."  For Unit Safety Assessment Tool, search using "USAT."

For assistance with connecting to these databases, contact Ms. Teresa Lane.


Related Links

Health, Safety and Work-Life Service Center

Other Links

Crew Endurance Management


Motor Vehicle and Recreational Off-Duty Safety Manual - COMDTINST M5100.5 (series)


National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)


National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)


Naval Safety Center


Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)


Safety and Environmental Health Manual - COMDTINST 5100.47 (series)


Training Quota Management Center (TQC)

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