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CONSTRUCTION SAFETY – Safety Management Systems

Safe-T-Cert, Design, Develop, Implement, OHSAS 18001

Successful businesses know that if they want to be the best, their Safety Management Systems (SMS) need to beat the best. Commitment to the principles of sustainable development requires companies to implement and integrate its principles into everyday procedures and practices.

  • GAP Analysis, Identify Strengths and Weaknesses
  • Define Goals, Commitment, Standards, Benchmarking and Action Plans
  • Design a structural approach to implementing Safety Management Systems (SMS)
  • Consider Certification of your SMS to OHSAS 18001 or Safe-T-Cert


Safe-T-Cert is the Safety Management System (SMS) for the Construction Industry where construction companies and related businesses can now achieve a recognised standard for their safety commitment. The Safe-T-Cert was developed jointly by the Construction Industry Federation in Dublin and the Construction Employers Federation in Belfast and was launched in October 2000 and is a recognised system under the Construction Safety Partnership in the Republic of Ireland and the Build Safe initiative in Northern Ireland. Safe-T-Cert is applicable to any business that wishes to:

  • Increases your chances of procuring work
  • Meet safety criteria set down by Department of Finance for public procurement purposes in Ireland
  • Be included under the Competence of Contractor criteria in the HSA guidelines to the Construction Regulations 2006
  • Be approved for UK procurement process under SSIP
  • Be accepted by the International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)
  • Set your company apart from others and gives clients & design teams peace of mind

OHSAS 18001

OHSAS 18000 is an international occupational health and safety management system specification. It comprises two parts, 18001 and 18002 and embraces a number of other publications. The OHSAS specification is applicable to any organisation that wishes to:

  • Establish an OH&S management system to eliminate or minimise risk to employees and other interested parties who may be exposed to OH&S risks associated with its activities
  • Assure itself of its conformance with its stated OH&S policy
  • Demonstrate such conformance to other
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