Health & Safety Management Systems
Taking on a Plan, Do Check, Act approach, Acorn Health & Safety support business develop effective health and safety management systems.
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Why do our customers choose us?
Acorn Health and Safety has developed effective health and safety management systems for a number of businesses and contributed to the success of several companies ISO Accreditation.
These are formal frameworks that help businesses manage their health and safety and may be used as part of, or in preparation for recognised accreditation's such as BS OHAS 18001:2007 or as part of standalone in-house standards or procedures.
Acorn Health & Safety is a leading provider of health and safety consultancy in the South West. Our consultants come from a wide variety of professional backgrounds and have considerable, hands on practical experience which is reflected in our grounded, pragmatic approach.
Customers come from an equally diverse range of organisations and businesses but choose Acorn because we’ll keep you on the right side of the law, whilst recognising that health and safety needs to compliment your day to day business activities.
How do we develop health and safety management systems?
The development of any health and safety management system will firstly take into account legislation that applies to your workplace and ensure that as a minimum you are complying with your legal duties.
We will then work with businesses and their staff teams to identify:
- Current health and safety performance
- Where the business needs to be
- How they are going to get there
An action plan will be created with clear responsibilities and timescales for completion. The necessary steps will then be put in place to support:
- The effective implementation of the management system
- Measuring of health and safety performance
- Acting on findings and review practices where necessary
What should you expect from Acorn Health & Safety?
Depending upon our level of involvement in developing health and safety management systems, for example this might include:
- Forms checklists and templates
- Training records
- Workplace inspections
- Staff interviews
- Terms of reference and agenda’s
- Physical attendance at meetings
We will assign you a dedicated and competent health and safety professional who will work with you to develop a health and safety management system that is right for your business and compliments day to day activities. We will always be on hand to provide and further support, advice or guidance you might need.
Any documentation produced will either be uploaded to our cloud based storage system provided electronically, or as a hard copy in the required format. Following any piece of consultancy work we are available by phone or on e-mail, so you can contact us easily, if you need our assistance or further advice.
Whatever your health and safety needs are, our ‘Hassle Free’ retained consultancy service is here to help.
For one-off assessments or, a tailored approach, we offer a wide range of consultancy services speak to our consultants to discuss your needs.
Health and safety for Construction, Building Management and Trades businesses, made ‘Hassle Free’ with our retained consultancy service.