Health, Safety & Environment

Health, Safety
& the Environment

Health and safety is everyone’s business

Within our industry health and safety is of principle importance, we work hard to ensure all of our staff, clients and the general public are in safe hands at all times.

We work just as hard to ensure we also take care of the environment within which we work and have been recognised for this by the Investors in the Environment.

Liam Brown, Company Health & Safety Manager

Liam Brown

Liam is an experienced health and safety professional who has recently taken on the role of Health and Safety Manager. Liam delivers to teams on site and works to instill a positive health and safety culture throughout the business.

Professionally Qualified Staff

Liam Brown heads up our health and safety department, he is highly qualified and experienced in his field and takes a hands on approach to the role. He regularly delivers training to our own staff, including IOSH Managing Safely courses, ensuring all of our employees are up to date on all of the latest health and safety procedures.

As a result we have a highly trained work force, many of whom hold their own health and safety qualifications. In addition we currently hold the Gold Accreditation for CSCS (construction skills certification scheme) attainment with over 92% of our employees being CSCS accredited.



Toolbox Talks

Health and safety is promoted to our employees via scheduled Toolbox Talks which are delivered to ourengineers on a regular basis by the Company Health and Safety Manager or another senior manager depending on the topic being covered.



On-Site Safety

Before work starts on any site, safe working practices are put into place and any site specific health and safety issues are identified and addressed. For reactive maintenance works the engineer will complete a risk assessment upon arrival on site.



Preventing the spread of Covid-19

In order to combat and reduce the spread of Covid-19 and to provide a safe working environment for everyone, Princebuild have implemented safe working procedures in accordance with guidelines issued by Public Health England and include but are not limited to: - Implementing social distancing measures on site and within our offices - Introducing enhanced safe systems of work, PPE measures and sanitisation facilities - Reviewing procedures for working within occupied properties - Inducting our entire workforce, contractors and visitors to site on the new measures introduced due to Covid-19


Looking after the Environment

Caring for the environment is an important factor in the work we do and we are always looking for ways to reduce the impact our business activities have on the environment. We are also passionate about renewable technologies, helping our customers to reduce their own carbon footprints by supplying quality energy saving solutions for homes and businesses.



Accreditations

We currently hold the following health and safety and environmental accreditations: OHSAS 18001 (Health and Safety Management), CHAS (Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme), Safecontractor Approved, ISO 14001 (Environmental Management). To view all of the accreditations that we currently hold please visit our accreditations page