HEALTH & SAFETY
Health & safety is paramount on every job undertaken by the company with strong emphasis on pre-planning and management consultation to define and highlight potential hazards and risk related activities. Controlling methods and countermeasures are implemented to reduce or eliminate hazards and risks which ensure safe working practices throughout each stage of every contract undertaken by the Company.
Detailed site specific method statements and risk assessments are produced to our clients on every contract undertaken, regardless of whether the job is large or small our attention to detail is never compromised.
It is the policy of the Company to make Health & Safety its top priority in all its work activities and to fully comply with all aspects of the Health & Safety at Work Act. The Directors of the Company regard the promotion of Health & Safety as foremost in the Company’s function at any level.
The management regularly attend safety requirement seminars and are CSCS project management and SMSTS accredited. All our on-site workforce are C.I.T.B/CSCS & CCNSG (Scats) and SSSTS registered or accredited and continually receive on-going Health & Safety awareness training and instruction to cover all aspects of their work activities.
Where the use of heavy lifting cranes are required, Rafferty’s employ their own industry experienced and trained CPCS Qualified Crane Appointed Person to plan and oversee lifting operations.