Health & Safety Competent Person

Health & Safety Competent Person

Per Month + Vat

Our Competent Person Service packages mean you can keep your overheads down by not employing a full-­‐ time member of staff to deal solely with health and safety issues but have that reassurance of being able to ask for all the professional help and advice you need.

£90+vat per month, minimum term is 12 months. 

For more information please call: 0333 339 9037 now or use the book button above and we will call you back.

Information in each package may include;

  • Risk Assessments templates (such as COSHH, DSE, and Manual Handling)
  • Policy statement templates
  • Arrangements and responsibilities templates
  • H&S induction checklists
  • Access to toolbox talks
  • Basic assistance with CHAS / SMAS or SafeContractor applications as required (if you wish us to complete these applications for you there will be a charge**)
  • Basic assistance with your PQQs (if you wish us to complete these applications for you there will be a charge**)
  • 10% discount off all training courses
  • Reasonable access to a NEBOSH qualified Health and Safety consultant for help and advice
  • Site Visits to assist with risk assessments and project planning.**
  • Our consultants portfolio***

**Any work we do for you above and beyond basic advice or support will be charged at a lower rate than our advertised hourly rates. So for retained clients that is currently £32.50 +vat an hour instead of our usual £40+vat. All costs will be agreed upon with you prior to us doing any work.

***Your contract with us, plus our consultants portfolio will be what is required to submit to your SSIP organisation for approval (if applicable) as part of your application process.

The Reasons to Hire a Competent Person

The importance of health and safety in the workplace cannot be overstated. It's critical for employees to feel safe and secure while on the job. In addition, it's essential for businesses to comply with health and safety regulations to avoid costly penalties and, most importantly, prevent workplace accidents and injuries. 

Definition of SSIP Companies: Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSIP) is an organization that aims to streamline health and safety pre-qualification in the supply chain. SSIP companies are those that have been accredited by the SSIP scheme through independent assessment. These companies have demonstrated that they meet the required health and safety standards, making them an attractive option for clients seeking reliable and responsible suppliers. 

Importance of Health and Safety Competent Person: A health and safety competent person plays a vital role in ensuring workplace safety. They possess the knowledge and expertise to identify potential hazards and, more importantly, develop and implement effective health and safety policies. 

Benefits of Hiring a Health and Safety Competent Person for SSIP Companies: SSIP companies can benefit significantly from hiring a health and safety competent person. These professionals can reduce the risk of accidents and injuries by identifying and addressing potential hazards. As a result, companies may save money in the long run on costly legal fees and compensation claims. Additionally, a strong health and safety record can enhance the company's reputation among clients and stakeholders, leading to increased business opportunities. 

In conclusion, health and safety should be a top priority for businesses of all sizes. Complying with health and safety regulations not only protects employees but also reduces the risk of financial penalties. Hiring a health and safety competent person for SSIP companies can provide numerous benefits, including cost savings, improved safety records, and increased business opportunities. By investing in health and safety, businesses can create a positive and secure work environment, boosting employee morale and productivity.

We can be your SSIP Competent Person: This is our solution which is aimed at a variety of businesses – those who may have people on board with H&S skills, but need help with documentation and the processes. Here one of our IIRSM approved H&S consultants will carry out a brief fact-finding telephone interview and then will assemble a pack of information for your business, if required. 

How Can We Help?

Contact us with any questions. We will either call you or email you back as soon as we are available.