Health and Safety
Zero accident record in more than 12 years in the construction industry
Gapple is fully compliant with and adheres to all HSE regulations which are integral to our Health & Safety Management System. We have a zero accident safety record or any incidents of hazardous fumes endangering the public, construction industry employees or our operatives. We will always provide COSHH sheets and risk assessments prior to starting work.
Our on-site team members are fully trained in all aspects of health and safety relating to the construction industry and our own specialist services, including the correct use of PPE. Our operatives are licence holders for the operation of cherry pickers and other related construction industry vehicles and equipment, including the erection of scaffolding.
Chas – (Contractors Health & Safety Assessment Scheme)
Chas (Contractors Health & safety Assessment Scheme) is similar to Safecontractor and is designed to assess health and safety competence of a company.
Chas was set up to improve health and safety standards and to reduce safety applications for buyers and suppliers.
Gapple UK, Repair and Refurbishment
CHAS assesses applicant’s:
- Health and safety policy statement;
- Their organisation for health and safety;
- Health and safety arrangement to an acceptable standard
SafeContractor is a scheme designed to assess competency of contractors and service providers to ensure that they carry work out in a health and safety conscious way.
Clients have a legal obligation to ensure that external contractors and service providers working on their premises operate in a safe way and being accredited with the scheme, we have been assessed and have proved that we are a competent company.
Working Safely During Covid
New government recommendations for safe practice construction have been sent out. If you have any concerns please read the following and speak to our sales team.