Health & Safety

Our commitment to Health & Safety is paramount in all our operations and require absolute compliance.

Our people are at the heart of our business and are crucial to the company’s promises, and all employees are highly skilled, fully trained, and experienced.

 

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Training & Development

It is our policy to provide on-going training and development for our staff to improve skill levels and qualifications, as well as creating opportunities for career progression within the company. As such we have a highly multi-skilled workforce. We comply with the criteria our training partner Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), and Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS). We are members of the Shropshire Construction Training Group SCTG), which is linked with the CITB.

Our site managers are qualified in the CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS), and our site supervisors are qualified in the CITB Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS). Staff hold CPCS/ National Plant Operators Registration Scheme (NPORS) supervisors and operators qualifications in excavators, dumper trucks, telescopic handler, ride on roller, New Roads and Street Works Act (NRSWA); and other qualifications in abrasive wheels, International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), Prefabricated Access Suppliers’ & Manufacturers’ Association (PASMA).

Construction Design & Management Regulations

We are fully compliant with Construction Design & Management Regulations (CDM). Acting as Principal Contractor we ensure CDM compliance of not only ourselves, but those who are also under our control.

All relevant investigation and documentation is completed prior to the construction phase. This includes but is not limited to the Construction Phase Plans (CPP), Method Statements & Risk Assessments (RAMS), traffic management plans etc.

Accreditations

We currently accredited with The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) as a Principal Contractor, and also Safe Contractor Approved. However we are continuously looking at adding to our accreditations, and are committed to maintaining these accreditations.