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The below lists just a few of our services, let us find you a bespoke solution.


Appointed Person


Hallam Safety can assist employers with Health and Safety compliance by becoming the competent Safety Advisor.


In Regulation 7- (1) of The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 states:


“Every employer shall, subject to paragraphs (6) and (7), appoint one or more competent persons to assist him in undertaking the measures he needs to take to comply with the requirements and prohibitions imposed upon him by or under the relevant statutory provisions and by Part II of the Fire Precautions (Workplace) Regulations 1997.”


Depending on the nature and risk profile of your company, you may need external Health and Safety advice in order to;


  • Meet your legal and moral obligations
  • Reduce the risk of accidents, lost time and claims
  • Help protect your company brand and reputation
  • Successfully win bids and tenders


Health & Safety Audits


Hallam Safety can assist employers with Health and Safety compliance by undertaking a systematic examination of the organisations arrangements and workplace precautions by way of active monitoring.


This form of monitoring reports on the suitability of the organisations health and safety arrangements and gives a snapshot on performance, how risks are being controlled, if workplace precautions are adequate and recommendations for improvement where so identified.  It also assists with trend analysis.


An action and timescale is located at the end of each area of audit/inspection report to communicate to the stakeholder how the non-conformance has or will be closed out within a given timescale. Good practice and photographs are always included in reports.

Types of audit include:

  • Safety Audits – a full review of documentation & working practices
  • Safety Inspections – a full review of the activities being undertaken by a sub-contractor or re-hire supplier.
  • Safety Sampling – concentrating on a particular activity or area (s) of activity e.g. plant and machinery, work at height, workplace transport.
  • Development of Supervisor or Manager, H&S checklist or audit document.



Health & Safety Documents


Risk Assessment & Method Statements (RAM's)


Hallam Safety can assist employers in the development of Safe Systems of Work by producing safety methods statements and suitable and sufficient risk assessments on your behalf or by assisting your management team to do so.


Risk Assessments are undertaken for all work activities to determine the measures required to ensure compliance with Health & Safety legislation thus ensuring the health, safety and well being of employees, contractors, visitors and the general public. Method Statements (safe systems of work) are produced upon completion of a Risk Assessment to describe how a task will be executed and the risk control measures required.


The Method Statement generally describes how the work is to be executed and clearly references the procedures and controls necessary to ensure the work is done safely and to identify any specific tools, competencies, equipment, plant, machinery, products, materials, etc that are required.

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Health & Safety Policy


Hallam Safety can assist employers in the development of Policies and Procedures specific to their own requirements.


If you employ more than 5 people a written policy is required showing the companies commitment to Health & Safety and management arrangements to enable its effectiveness.


Document & Accreditations Services


Hallam Safety can provide standard and bespoke documents solutions together with assistance in gaining accreditations.


We can complete pre-qualification questionnaires, produce registers, communication systems, health & safety forms, checklists. In addition we can assist with the gaining of accreditations such as Achilles and Safe Contractor.

Types of Risk Assessment & Method Statement include:


• Manual Handling

• Work at Height

• Task Specific e.g. Operating Forklift or Excavator

• Using a tail-lift

• Project or Site Specific

• Fire Risk Assessment

• Office Risk Assessment

• CoSHH Assessments

• Point-of-Work Risk Assessments

• Display Screen Assessments

• Workplace Stress Risk Assessments

• Method Statements







Types of Policies include:


• Anti Fraud Policy

• Bribery & Corruption Policy

• D&A Policy-Procedure

• Environmental Policy Statement

• Equal Opportunites & Dignity at Work Policy

• Ethical Policy

• H&S Policy

• H&S Policy Statement

• Sustainable Procurement Policy

• Work at Height Policy

• Workplace Stress Policy

• Modern Slavery

• Worksafe Policy

Accident/Incident Investigation


Hallam Safety - Accident & Incident Investigation service.


Accident and Incident investigation is so important in finding out why something happened and what can be done in order to prevent a reocccurance. Hallam Safety has vast experience in this field having investigated many high profile cases. Our expertise includes workplace accidents/incidents, those involving plant, tools and equipment, transport, mobile elevated work platforms and fire investigations.This process identifies numerous causes leading to continuous improvement. Hallam Safety can analyse an organisations accident statistics and advise and recommend measures to improve them.

Training


Hallam Safety can deliver standard or bespoke training courses, including your employees.


Training Courses include:


  • Access Inspection
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • Manual Handling
  • Load Security
  • Tool & Equipment inspection
  • Face Fit Testing
  • Health & Safety
  • Work at Height



Fire Risk Assessments


Hallam Safety can assist an organisation in completing  fire risk assessments including producing evacuation/building plans.


Under the Regulatory Reform (Fire) Safety Order 2005 employers (and/or building owners or occupiers) must carry out a fire safety risk assessment and keep it up to date.


Based on the findings of the assessment, employers need to ensure that adequate and appropriate fire safety measures are in place to minimise the risk of injury or loss of life in the event of a fire.


Hallam Safety can identify the risks and advise on the significant findings including training, fire stopping, alarm systems, emergency lighting, compartmentation.



Environmental


All businesses have an impact on the environment. If your business could benefit from improving its environmental performance and compliance then Hallam Safety can help.


We can assess your current status and help you to;



• Identify where you could use resources more efficiently


• Involve your staff and help increase their environmental              awareness


• Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability to your clients


• Reduce landfill waste


• Increase recycling


• Reduce spillages and pollution


• Save costs



We offer a wide range of environmental advisory services, including;



• Environmental procedures


• Workplace inspections and audits


• Environmental impact risk assessments


• Waste management plans


• Emergency spillage response plans



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