Health & Safety within our company, and for you and your building’s occupants
Working Safely, without compromise to a recognised standard, OHSAS 18001.
To demonstrate our continued commitment to the Health, Safety and Welfare management for our business activities and personnel and in accordance with lift maintenance regulations, our Occupational Health Safety and Welfare (OH&S) systems have been certificated for compliance with the UK’s recognised national standard OHSAS 18001.
The company’s Health, Safety and Welfare performance are monitored and continuously improved by our Health, Safety & Welfare committee which contains representatives from all operational departments of our business. The committee is lead by our SHEQ team
To ensure that these committees are effective and add-value to the continuous improvement of the safety culture of our business, all members of the committee have received comprehensive training on their duties as representatives of employee safety and all employees have been made aware of their appointment and how to bring up items for discussion and action. Our SHEQ team are fully qualified.
Memberships of Relevant Organisations
Under lift maintenance regulations, we take the subject of health and safety seriously and ensure we are kept up to date with developments through our key organisational memberships.
Our SHEQ leader is a member of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM). The company are also Corporate Members of the IIRSM.
We are Members of the British Safety Council and have won awards for our performance every year since 2000.
Lift & Escalator Industry Association Health & Safety
In addition to our membership of H&S organisations, SHEQ Manager Stacey Wilkes serves on the Safety Committee of the Lift & Escalator Industry Association. We are signatories to the Lift & Escalator Industry Association Safety Charter, designed to encourage a culture of constant vigilance amongst all involved in the lift and escalator industry and our operatives receive a copy of the Lift & Escalator Industry Association’s Site Safety Handbook.
Our robust management of Health, Safety and Welfare is visible, not anecdotal!
Accreditations & Certifications
Within lift maintenance regulations, Lift & Engineering Services are accredited and certificated by many organisations relevant to our health and safety performance, as shown on this page.