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Health and safety is a serious part of any business, having a robust Risk Management process, coupled with behavioral based initiatives, and extensive training in HSES, Connect Steel Solutions have made significant step changes in reducing incidents and injuries while increasing knowledge, understanding and participation in HSES throughout the organisation.
CSS has instructed an organisation called HS Direct which offers Health and Safety Advisor/s via our system of works allowing reactive mobilisation for all projects.
HSES leading indicators are monitored and measured monthly, which includes the following items:
- Risk assessment review with the local team
- Incident investigation review and provision of feedback to the local team
- Attendance of zone meetings in any location
- Attendance of LST meetings in any location
- Tool box talk attendance/lead
- HSE training session attendance and participation
- Project calls specifically on HSES
- Completion of Manager Talking About Safety – behavioural based conversation system
- Employee Action Request (internal reporting tool) follow up with the person who raised it
- Participate in Housekeeping Inspections
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CSCS has become the industry standard certification scheme for construction. Most major trade associations, professional institutions, clients and contractors support the Scheme because it provides a simple, consistent way for construction workers to show that they have the required qualifications, training and experience to work on a construction site. All of connect steel's labour supply hold ALL relevant and high standard certification.
CHAS The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (‘CHAS’) provides standardised Health and Safety accreditation to contractors and suppliers applying for public and private sector contracts. Connect Steel's’ membership of CHAS provides its clients with proof of compliance with Health and Safety legislation and assurance of quality standard of work.
As an ISO 9001 certified organisation you will have implemented Quality Management System requirements for all areas of the business, including: Facilities People Training Services Equipment ISO 9001 Certification & UKAS Accreditation When you are satisfied that your organisation is working within the guidelines of the Quality Management System, it is time to call in an ISO 9001 Certification Body.
The audit can be conducted by a number of different Certification Bodies, however it is important to note that not all ISO 9001 auditing organisations are UKAS Accredited. Continual Assessment Achieving Certification to ISO 9001 is the first step of a process of continual improvement that will provide your organisation with the necessary management tools to improve working practices throughout the entire organisation.
ACS Registrars Ltd are a UKAS Accredited Certification Body. Talk to us to find out how we can help you understand the requirements for achieving ISO 9001 Accredited Certification.
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