Health & Safety
The Safety Association of Federated Employers and the North East Construction Safety Group, both originally set up in 1975 were formed when it was identified that there was a need for local construction companies to receive health & safety advice and assistance due to the ever increasing statutory requirements being placed upon them.
Falls from height remain the largest cause of workplace fatalities and serious injuries. Work at Height Awareness training is vital to ensure that operatives are aware of the risks and control measures required.
Employers have a legal responsibility to provide staff with key information to ensure an understanding of Health & Safety basics in the workplace. Awareness training is an excellent means of achieving this.