Pro Window Cleaning has now joined the latest group of successful companies in a leading edge scheme, designed to help industry improve its safety record.
SAFEcontractor accreditation is expected to enhance the company’s ability to attract new contracts and its commitment to safety which will be viewed positively by its insurers when the company liability policy is up for renewal.
SAFEcontractor is operated by international safety, health and environmental risk management specialists, the National Britannia Group.
This is another step in our effort to continue to improve our service to our ever growing client base.
Pro Window Cleaning has been accredited for a second year on the row and the latest group of successful companies to join a leading edge scheme, designed to help industry improve its safety record.
The company’s application for SAFEcontractor accreditation was driven by the need for a uniform standard across the business.
SAFEcontractor is operated by international safety, health and environmental risk management specialists, the National Britannia Group. Under the SAFEcontractor system, businesses undergo a vetting process, which examines health and safety procedures and their track record for safe practice. Those companies meeting the high standard are included on a database, which is accessible to registered users only via a website,www.safecontractor.com.
Listed below are some of the topics that we are audited and assessed on annually:
- Main policy statement
- Work at Heights Regulations
- Organisation charts
- Health & Safety responsibilities
- Communication with employees
- Health & Safety training
- Procedures & Method statements
- Permits to work
- Manual handling
- Risk assessments
- Health & Safety adviser
- Breaches of Health & Safety Legislation
- Emergency procedures
- Work equipment- testing and maintenance
- Personal protective equipment (PPE)
- First Aid and accident reporting
- COSHH assessments
- Accident history
- control of sub-contractors
- Implementation of the policy
This is another step in our effort to continue to improve our service to our ever-growing client base.
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