Key Benefits

There are a number of key benefits of becoming certified by Safe-T-Cert.

First and foremost certification with Safe-T-Cert demonstrates to clients, main contractors, sub contractors and competitors that you manage your health and safety in a professional manner. It also proves to your staff that you value their health and safety.

Other key benefits include:

  • Safe-T-Cert is approved as a third party health and safety certification scheme provider by the Northern Ireland Centre of Procurement Expertise (CoPEs) i.e. it meets the requirements of the
  • Buildsafe NI Action Plan which is a requirement for tendering for public sector work in Northern Ireland.
  • Included under the Competence of Contractor criteria in the Health & Safety Authority (HSA) guidelines to the Construction Regulations i.e. is recognised in the Republic of Ireland.
  • Approved for UK procurement process under SSIP (Safety Schemes in Procurement) (Conditions apply).
  • The scheme is supported by the Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH), a worldwide respected health and safety institution.
  • Removes the need to complete the health and safety section of PQQs- simply upload your certificate to prove compliance
  • Safe-T-Cert is a construction specific certification
  • Auditors are highly qualified and experienced
  • Newly certified companies may be eligible to claim back up to £500 off their first audit from CITBNI

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