As a company, you will probably regularly complete and submit both pre-qualification questionnaires and tender documents for projects with local authorities, private companies and other organisations. [Read more…]
Whether you’re aware of the numerous benefits that come with having CHAS certification, or your customers have begun to request it, getting on board with CHAS can cause some issues in the short term. Here, we look at some of the common problems with CHAS certification, and how you can get over them. [Read more…]
The Contractors Health & Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) is a widely used and recognised accreditation in the construction industry. The aims of the scheme are several-fold. Its main aim is to reduce the number of accidents and fatalities within the industry but it also aims to reduce the amount of time construction businesses can spend completing the health and safety section of pre-tender questionnaires and tenders. [Read more…]
The workplace wasn’t always a safe place to be. It was an accepted part of life over the decades that men and women – and children in the times of Industrial Revolution – would not always return from work.
Being compliant with CHAS (Contractors Health and Safety Scheme) will be of significant to your business. You probably have many questions, ranging from what is really involved in gaining your CHAS registration, how long will the process take, as well as costs. [Read more…]
Health and safety within the construction industry is paramount, more so because of the potential for accidents to occur on an almost second-by-second basis. [Read more…]