Manging health and safety is about looking after your business, people and reputation. As an employer, you’re required by law to protect your employees and others from harm. To do this effectively you need strong leadership and management, a trained and skilled workforce and an environment where people are trusted and involved.
Did you know?
cases were prosecuted or referred to the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS)
for prosecution in Scotland, by HSE where
a conviction was achieved in 2019/20*1
total notices issued by HSE
total fines for health and safety offences prosecuted
by HSE and, in Scotland, the Crown Office
and Procurator Fiscal
Guidance to help manage your health and safety
Download our range of Loss Prevention Standards (LPS)
Our Specialist Partners to help manage your health and safety
To access these solutions at preferential rates and terms, contact our Specialist Partner.
Specialist Inspection Services
Bureau Veritas offer a variety of Specialist Inspection Services including, but not limited to, asbestos management, explosive atmospheres and dangerous substances, health and safety training, indoor air and water quality including legionella control.
Cardinus Risk Management provide Health and Safety Assessments and comprehensive reporting. This service helps identify general health, safety and welfare hazards as well as who is at risk and details a set of recommendations for risk.
RoSPA offer an extensive range of safety training courses from NEBOSH to one-day risk assessment training. Their courses can be delivered in classroom style around the UK or in-house within your organisation.
SafetyCulture's digital tools and platform allow teams to carry out inspections, spot issues quickly and easily and improve worker understanding. By surfacing exactly what matters, people in teams can act to improve their business and mitigate risk.
Services available from our Specialist Partners
Health and Safety Assessment
Cardinus Risk Management offer Health and Safety Assessments to help you meet your obligations under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety Regulations 1999. A comprehensive assessment can be undertaken anywhere in the UK and a full and detailed audit report can be provided in a format to suit your needs.
NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) offer the NEBOSH General Certificate, which is a widely recognised health and safety qualification, providing line managers and staff with an understanding of the principles of risk management.
iAuditor Mobile-First Inspections Platform
SafetyCulture’s iAuditor platform can be used to perform quick checks and detailed inspections. You can choose from a host of available checklists, including Aviva’s own Loss Prevention Standards, or you can upload or create your own bespoke checklist to suit your business needs. These checklists can then be instantly distributed for use via a mobile app to your frontline workers to create real-time monitoring.
Need further help or assistance?
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