Health & Safety
At Drain & Sewer Services we take Health & Safety very seriously. Our Health & Safety culture reaches throughout the company to all of our engineers ensuring that they are fully equipped to undertake any job required of them. They are highly trained and hold the following accreditations, giving you, our customers peace of mind that any work being conducted will be fulfilled to the highest of standards.
New Roads and Streetworks Act (NRSWA)
Accreditation means operatives can carry out excavation, backfill and reinstatement using cold-lay bituminous materials as well as ensure safety to members of the public through use of road signs and traffic lights.
The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS)
It was created by experienced health and safety professionals in 1997 to improve health and safety standards across the UK. An authority on health and safety compliance setting industry benchmarks, providing assurance and reassurance and offering best-in-class services that are easy to use and cost effective.
SafeContractor Charter Standards
This qualification required a unique level of specialist knowledge, built on 10 years of delivering market leading accreditation service. The SafeContractor Charter Standards set down the benchmark against which all contractors are assessed. The Standards cover core elements including health and safety policies, risk assessment and first aid.
Construction Skills Certification Scheme
This is the leading skills certification scheme within the UK construction industry. Certification proves that individuals undertaking construction work have the required training and qualifications for the type of work they carry out. The Scheme also keeps a database of people working in construction who have achieved or are committed to achieving a recognised construction related qualification.
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