Health & Safety
Delivering Excellence in Health & Safety
Novus Property Solutions are relentless in our pursuit of Health and Safety excellence.
We will eliminate and fully mitigate risk – ensuring your occupants, visitors and members of the general public are protected and remain safe at all times throughout project delivery.
A behavioural safety culture is nurtured through comprehensive training programmes, targeted safety campaigns, multi-level communication and performance incentives, embedding awareness and responsibility.
Our Accident Incident Rate (AIR) is below the industry average and our behavioural safety programmes have resulted in a 22% reduction in RIDDOR reportable accidents over the past three years.
Our Work Teams are trained to exacting standards.
All managers are CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme, UKATA Asbestos Awareness, First Aid at Work and CDM Regulations 2015 trained under our unique ‘Certificate to Manage’ scheme.
Operatives receive mandatory training in common high-risk activities including manual handling and working at height, in addition to role-specific training.
A dedicated team of directly employed Health and Safety Managers with professional qualifications and industry experience provide expert advice on our projects.
Our Health and Safety Management Systems are certified by numerous SSIP member organisation including CHAS, SafeContractor, Exor Gold, Acclaim, and Altius.
Health & Safety Monitoring
We operate a comprehensive programme of Health and Safety inspections and audits.
During 2017 our Health and Safety Team conducted 46,000 Health and Safety checks.
External safety reviews are also conducted by Health and Safety experts The British Safety Council who provide expert advice to facilitate improvement.