International standard for quality management systems
The standard demonstrates an ability to consistently provide products that meet client and applicable regulatory requirements, and aims to enhance client satisfaction through the effective application of the system, including processes for its continual improvement.
British standard for occupational health and safety management systems
The standard helps organisations put in place a demonstrably sound occupational health and safety performance. It is widely regarded as the world’s most recognised occupational health and safety management systems standard.
International standard for environmental management systems
The standard maps out a framework for setting up an effective environmental management system. It can be used by for improving resource efficiency, reducing waste and driving down costs, and assures that environmental impact is being measured and improved.
Achilles Building Confidence
A collaborative supply chain accreditation standard that provides an effective solution for managing supply chain risk in the areas of safety, sustainability, CSR, quality and financial stability.
The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS)
The sole national accreditation body recognised by the British government to assess the competence of organisations that provide certification, testing, inspection and calibration services. Accreditation provides assurance of quality goods and services throughout the supply chain.
Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS)
A pre-approval scheme that helps obviate the need for repeated applications for approval as local authority suppliers and contractors, and improve health and safety in small to medium sized businesses. It has now become the industry standard for short-listing suppliers and contractors.
Investors in People (IIP)
A business improvement tool administered by the UK Commission for Employment and Skills and supported by the Deppartment for Business, Innovation and Skills.
Gas Safe Register
The UK's official registration scheme for installers and maintenance engineers dealing with natural gas appliances, and replaces the previous CORGI scheme.
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA)
British charity RoSPA provides health and safety training and aims to save lives and reduce injuries by promoting safety. We have held a RoSPA Gold award for ten consecutive years, and this year we achieved Highly Commended.