Phone: 254.793.3595

About Safe Construction Consulting


With over 39 years experience in the construction industry, Safe Construction Consulting is qualified and ready to offer you effective “Solutions to Safety Problems”. The company’s focus over the last several years has been performing job site compliance inspections and accident investigation for industrial and building construction firms as well as multi-family residential builders, combined with teaching OSHA construction regulations and safety courses to various industry groups,. Prior to the founding of Safe Construction Consulting, J. Eric Stephan was devoted to the implementation of a new corporate safety program for a commercial building contractor, along with the training of employees on safety and health issues due to the hazardous areas in which they work.

Safe Construction Consulting also works with client companies to help them develop corporate policies, audit safety performance of construction worksites, as well as recommend and perform safety training for employees. Our personnel are well qualified to assist client companies in the investigation of serious incidents and provide consultation services to their field personnel. Safe Construction Consulting also conducts safety training programs specifically tailored for supervisory personnel. We work with industrial, commercial, multi-family residential, single family residential, specialty and other contractors throughout the Southern United States.


J. Eric Stephan, CSHO
Owner/Safety Consultant, 06/00 – Present

With a construction background that began as a carpenter and cabinetmaker, Eric has progressed from the trades through supervision and management and into the safety profession. Eric’s 12+ years of construction safety experience, as well as a background working in the construction field, has allowed Safe Construction Consulting to understand that a construction firm must be able to complete the project, while not endangering the lives of their personnel. In addition to his construction background, J. Eric Stephan has spent the last 24 years as a Reserve Deputy with the Travis County Sheriff’s Office, currently holding the rank of Lieutenant.

Jack D. Lofton, CSST
Safety Consultant, 02/07 – Present

Jack brings 32+ years of petrochemical and plant safety experience to Safe Construction Consulting. He started in the safety industry after leaving the Navy in 1975. He was hired by Brown & Root for an Arco project in Houston. After leaving Brown & Root, Jack went to work for S & B Engineers and Constructors, working in facilities throughout the Houston area. Jack latest position was with Altair-Strickland at the BP Texas City project. Following the BP Texas city explosion, Jack took a short sabbatical and built a new home in Austin. Soon afterwards Jack went to work for Safe Construction Consulting. Jack is also a licensed investigator for a Private Investigation firm located in Houston, TX.


Associated Builders and Contractors – Central Texas Chapter
Safety Director/Construction Safety Instructor, 06/00 – Present
Training Materials Developer, 05/05 – 12/05

Hobbies and Interests

Private        Single Engine                      Completion of a personal     

Pilot           LandInstrument Rated      goal/August 99April 2005

Insurance Certificates

Copies of insurance certificates are available upon request.