Health & Safety
We are assessed annually by several contractor safety schemes. They are members of the SSIP forum (Safety Schemes in Procurement) and these assessments are designed to review and audit the Health & Safety documentation and procedures of the contractor. We can use our accredited status and certification as a means of demonstrating our level of Health & Safety compliance to clients and potential clients.
HEALTH & SAFETY - TRAINING QUALIFICATIONS
SafeContractor are the market-leading provider of technology-enabled compliance risk management, certification and verification services.
To improve health and safety compliance by promoting a single standard of health and safety assessment at Stage 1, that clients can rely on. Benson Signs have achieved safe contractor accreditation.
The Altius Promise - We make your supply chain safer, more reliable and more competitive whilst at all times operating with honesty, transparency and integrity.
Benson Signs are able to demonstrate to our clients that we have complied with the health and safety standards set out by, and then assessed by Altius.
Globally recognised, health, safety and environmental qualifications.
Our general manager, fixing team manager and SHEQ co-ordinator have been awarded the Occupational Health & Safety certificate with merit.
(IPAF) promotes the safe and effective use of powered access worldwide.
Our fixing team manager and our teams of fitters are qualified to use various types of mobile elevating work platforms.
(PASMA) is the recognised focus and authority for mobile access towers.
Our fixing team manager and our teams of fitters have been awarded the PASMA certificate of competence in the category - Tower.
Additional Training Qualifications
- UKATA asbestos awarenesss training
- CIEH environmental training
- Health and safety awareness training
- Manual handling training
- Fire awareness - Fire warden training
- Fork lift training
- First Aid training
- In house defibrillator training
Health & Safety Policy
The importance of Health & Safety within the sign industry cannot be overstated. At Benson Signs we continually strive to improve our Health & Safety performance. With the assistance of our specialist Health & Safety consultants, our trained Managers and Supervisors ensure that we comply with the law and carry out our work as safely as possible. We encourage close communication and we recognise the need for staff training when required.