H&S Consultancy

Bespoke health and safety solutions to meet your workplace needs

Our consultants have a wide range of experience in different sectors – from construction, demolition, rail and fire fighting, to offices and retail.

This experience allows them to understand exactly what support is needed and to then provide a highly personal approach that is tailored to your business. Our full range of bespoke health and safety workplace services will always be designed to meet your needs whatever industry you work in.

Looking for retained health and safety consultant?

If you are looking for a fully retained health and safety service to help protect your business we can help. We can become your competent health and safety advisor, offering you on-site health and safety support, providing a progressive approach to your health and safety culture and assisting your company in the continuous management of your workplace health and safety risks.

We will ensure your policies and procedures are legally compliant and up to date, you will also have access to a 24/7 emergency helpline, your own dedicated account executive, and no call centres.

Got a one-off project you need help with?

In addition to our full retained consultancy our experienced consultants also provide ad-hoc health and safety support working with you or your in-house team helping to fill any gaps as and when needed. Whether this be a short term project you need support with, help whilst recruiting for an in-house position or accident investigation we can help.

Using Southern Safety Services consultancy service allows you to concentrate on your business, safe in the knowledge that your health and safety documentation is up to date, meeting all legal obligations, and helping you to achieve safe working practices. Act now to safeguard yourself and your business from prosecution and to ensure that everyone returns home safely.

Listed below are just some of the services we offer;

  • Accident Investigation
  • Method Statements
  • PQQ Support
  • Risk Assessment
  • Safety Site Visits and Inspections
  • Safety, Health and Environmental Service

Principal Designer Services

Appointing Southern Safety Services as your Principal Designer will ensure that you become and remain compliant under the new regulations. Our aim will be to get more Health and Safety pre-planning into your projects.

The package that we have developed will cover everything required to make sure that you comply with CDM 2015 legislation and protect your professional reputation.

Our Principal Designer Services

Southern Safety Services’ Principal Designer will:

Advise the ‘Project Team’ on the responsibilities placed on the duty holders – Client, Principal Designer, Designers, Principal Contractor and Contractors

  • Coordinate the Hazard & Design Review process during the design stage
  • Aid in the appointment of competent and best qualified suppliers, Designers and Contractors
  • Advise on the suitability of project documentation
  • Identify relevant information for inclusion and assist in its creation
  • Ensure that the HSE is notified as required
  • Ensure compliance with all current Health, Safety and Environmental legislation throughout the project
  • Collate and compile the Project Health & Safety File.

Fire Safety Consultancy Services

Southern Safety Services offers a fire safety consultancy service to businesses to assist them in addressing certain issues arising from;

Fire risk assessment reports (Type 1, 2 and 3) including pre-occupancy

  • Notices issued by the fire authority (Improvement, Enforcement and Prohibition)
  • Change of use of an area
  • Refurbishment of a premises
  • Licencing and capacity calculations
  • To liaise with the enforcing authority on your behalf
  • General concerns relating to fire safety and compliance

All our consultants and specialists are third-party accredited to the Institute of Fire Prevention Officers and all hold the NEBOSH fire certificate qualification. Our consultants are also members of the Institute of Fire Engineers (IFE) and the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management.

Our specialist are ex members of the fire brigade with 25 years plus in the industry

Some requests can be answered over the telephone or by email;- others may need a site visit.