The Company

SafetyPlus, LLC is a family-owned and operated company as well as a WBENC-certified, woman owned business. Headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee, SafetyPlus is a single source Certification and Compliance provider specializing in certification and compliance, maintenance and repair, reporting and quality control for healthcare, pharmaceutical, universities and corporations meeting the regulatory mandates of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), The Joint Commission (formerly JCAHO), the International Organization of Standardization (ISO), among many other international and federal governing and regulatory bodies.

SafetyPlus, LLC has deployed its Biological Emergency Response Team (TM) to decontaminate aircraft, treatment facilities and equipment, and to implement monitoring to return all to a state of reuse in the Ebola response of the transport and healthcare teams. SafetyPlus, LLC uses proven technology, tools and highly-trained talent to meet the needs of personnel and facilities in containment and decontamination.

In addition to compliance attainment, SafetyPlus services include certification of critical environments such as negative isolation rooms, surgical suites, biological safety cabinet, and laminar flow areas. Monitoring services provided by SafetyPlus for environmental hazards include microbial air and surface sampling, particle counts, and facility personnel safety.

SafetyPlus, LLC is one of only two companies approved by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the expertise as a Safety, Occupational Health, and Environmental Management (SHEM) certification specialist.

SafetyPlus, LLC offices are located in Atlanta, Georgia, Orlando, Florida, West Palm Beach, Florida, and Chattanooga, Tennessee.

SafetyPlus is headquartered in Chattanooga, TN


Clay Wardlaw is President and Chief Operating Officer of SafetyPlus LLC, a family owned and operated business headquartered in Chattanooga Tennessee.

Clay is a Biological Safety Professional with over 12 years of safety, compliance, infection-control and decontamination experience with particular expertise in biosafety program development, implementation and facility compliance. Wardlaw’s unique experience in compliance assessment spans the spectrum from working with several of America’s leading healthcare and university systems in the United States to developing business-specific programs for tailored needs.

Clay Wardlaw has been instrumental in building comprehensive certification programs at several healthcare facilities and large research universities. Leading his team at SafetyPlus, Clay is responsible for the certification management and compliance oversight of nearly 2000 laboratories including BSL-2, BSL-3, and BSL3+ facilities.

Mr. Wardlaw has been sought as an expert in several facility planning and programming activities across the United States, working with government agencies, private industry, pharmaceutical manufacturers, universities, and healthcare.