Black Dog Safety, LLC

Black Dog Safety is made up of a team of seasoned Safety & Health Professionals with a combined 40+ years of experience in the Construction, Manufacturing, Railroad, Oil & Gas, and Maritime industries.  BDS Instructors work with clients to ensure every training session is customized to allow for optimal comprehension of safety policy and regulation by all workers, no matter the skill level.

Company Profile

Black Dog Safety, LLC


Founded: 1993

Owner: Matt Kerr

Areas of expertise:  Safety, Health & Environmental Training and Consulting 

Who We Are

Certifications & Associations:

  • Certified Environmental, Safety, & Health Trainer (CET)
  • Certified Safety & Health Official (CSHO) - Construction & General Industry
  • Specialist in Safety & health (SSH) - Disaster Response
  • OSHA Authorized Outreach Trainers (Construction, General Industry & Disaster Site)
  • Associate Business Continuity Planner (ABC)
  • American Heart Association
  • American Red Cross
  • Medic First Aid Instructors​
  • ​Chair - Tarrant County College Occupational Safety and Environmental Technology Program Advisory Committee
  • Denton County Citizens Emergency Response Team (CERT) member
  • ​Co-founder and past advisor to the Executive Committee of the Construction Safety Leadership Alliance (CSLA)
  • Past advisor to the Executive Committee, National Service, Transmission, Exploration & Production (STEPS) Network

Black Dog Safety, LLC exists to help save lives     and eliminate​ injuries through leadership, education, training, advising, consulting, and community/industry outreach.

Our Mission