Stockport based Facility Management company, Solutions SK, have been awarded the widely recognised CHAS health and safety standard for their Highways and Street lighting operations.
They have been awarded this prestigious accreditation in recognition of the company’s commitment to the health and safety of all their staff.
Companies accredited CHAS (Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme) have to pass a strict assessment by providing evidence that their management of Health and Safety, Policies and Procedures are of a sufficient standard to ensure the safety and well-being of their employees.
Solutions SK drive for continual improvement is illustrated by the excellent programme of training and development of their employees. In the last 12 months, over 50 members of the highways and street lighting teams have achieved nationally recognised qualifications.
Tony Ryder, Business Manager (Civil Engineering) at Solutions SK commented on their newly achieved CHAS status,
“This is a fantastic achievement from Street Lighting/Highways and SHEQ teams in gaining accreditation that is nationally recognised.
In addition to the CHAS accreditation, Solutions SK already hold ISO 9001 (Quality Management), ISO 14001 (Environmental Management) demonstrating a high level of duty of care.