Health & Safety

Scaffolding Erection, Modification & Dismantle

City Access Scaffolding ltd can provide scaffolding teams that are fully qualified and compliant to current industry standard BS EN 12811-1 & TG20:13 guidelines. Our teams will erect, modify and dismantle all of the clients scaffolding requirements to the highest possible standard while ensuring their personal safety and other people within the area.

A focus on health and safety is at the heart of every project we undertake – from the smallest roofing repair to the most demanding large-scale commercial construction site.

Each employee is trained to the current industry standard from CISRS-registered scaffold labourers through to CISRS-registered advanced scaffolders.

Our teams have the correct competency for each task they undertake and we will maintain their training to ensure these skills stay ahead with the ever-changing workplace and industry standards.

Our clients and staff can be assured that we will provide appropriate levels of supervision while taking into account the complexity of our work and the levels of training and competence of the scaffolders involved.

As a growing business, we want to develop new talent – our trainee scaffolders always work under the direct supervision of our Advanced scaffolders to ensure the best practice is passed on to these potential future leaders within the company.

Training

The directors believe that it’s vital to invest in training to develop our workforce and ensure a consistent performance on every project.  To this end, all trainees receive structured, CITB-approved skills training and all staff are accredited in line with industry standards.

Our employee training programme includes:

  • carry out work face risk assessments
  • Preform toolbox talks prior to job start.
  • job-specific working at height rescue plans
  • dynamic risk assessment when changes occur to work-scope or conditions
  • SG4:15 Working at Height guidelines.

City Access Scaffolding supplies all employees with the correct PPE & equipment for the tasks they will undertake.

Forms & Procedures

All employees and clients will be supplied with our Health & Safety policy to ensure that procedures, policies and ethics are clear to all involved in each project.

Examples of current policies and procedures:

  • Health & Safety Policy
  • Scaffolding Handover Certificates
  • Scaffolding procedure
  • Method Statements
  • Working at Height procedure
  • COSHH
  • HAVS record forms
  • Environmental procedure

We employ an external safety advisor to audit our procedures and forms to ensure we continue to adhere to current regulations and best practice, and to advise on upcoming changes.