Safety Fire & Environment Ltd

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Safety

SFE offers a range of safety services based on a pragmatic approach people safety. Safety is about assisting businesses with their activity without unnecessary hindrance.

SFE is opposed to the H&S Jobsworth approach to safety management. However, safety is not a paperwork exercise and SFE seeks to work with managers to change culture through information, training and examples.

Working with clients SFE can provide

ISO 18001

SFE can design, develop, implement, and monitor an organisations Safety Management System. The aim of SFE consultants undertaking this work is to train, mentor and hand over H&S responsibilities to an organisation's managers and supervisors.

Training

SFE offer a range of H&S training and can provide competitive quotations. Training is delivered in-house or at an external venue and can be tailored bespoke to the client, to include their own policy and procedures.

Accident Investigation

Safety event investigations, both personal injury accidents and near misses are an essential part of a safety management system. SFE offers both an investigation and safety event training service.

Risk Assesments

Risk assessments are requirements under a range of H&S legislation. SFE offers a risk assessment service including assessments on machinery and most work activities.

Safety Policies

We offer a range of safety policies; ranging from Health & safety Policy Statements, COSHH, risk assessment, safety event investigation and others applicable to your organisation.

H&S Adviser Services

SFE can provide health & safety consultants in a variety of ways. These include an as and when day rate basis, contracted as ‘competent H&S advice’, on a weekly or monthly day rate basis.

Monitoring Systems

SFE is able to offer policy development, advice and training in key SMS areas.

Audits

Fully comprehensive, sample or focused H&S Audits can be provided by SFE. SFE consultants are experienced QSA auditors.

Legal compliance surveys

Mini health and safety audits that provide your organisation with a compliance report and are delivered with an action plan for improvement.

Fire

The Regulatory (Fire Safety) Order 2005 places duties on organisations to have in place a Fire Risk Assessment and to work towards making the workplace safe for people in the case of a fire.

SFE can act as the competent person for organisations to produce their fire risk assessment and provide an action plan for improved safety in the case of a fire. The Fire risk assessment is the starting point for a safer working environment for staff and visitors.

Working with clients SFE can provide

Training

SFE can offer fire warden, fire awareness and fire extinguisher training on site. Additionally, hot works, hot works fire watch and welding safety training can be provided to suit the needs of your organisation.

Fire Risk Assesments

Compliance with the requirements of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 requires a suitable and sufficient fire risk assessment (FRA) to be produced by a suitably competent person. SFE offers Nationally accredited fire risk assessors to carry out such assessments.

Means of Escape & Building Regulations Part B Advice

Advice on means of escape in case of fire can be provided by SFE consultants at new building planning, building development as well as occupation stages.

Legal Compliance

SFE offers Nationally accredited fire risk assessors to carry out fire risk assessments (FRA) that are presented and written in a way that the client can easily and simply use and understand.

Fire Policy

SFE can provide templates and advice on Fire Policy and written fire safety arrangements that ensure that employees and others will be kept safe from fire.

Fire Investigation

SFE can offer a post fire investigation service including forensic analysis services

Environment

Protecting the global and local environment is not only required through legislation but is an expectation of society. SFE has experience of introducing ISO 14001 and specialises in provision of plans to protect the environment should a fire or spillage occur (emergency response plans).

Additionally Environmental Risk Assessments for COMAH sites can be produced. David Hanlon is the author of the fire service manual Environmental Protection and although now retired from the fire service is keen to share his wealth of knowledge with the industry

Working with clients SFE can provide

ISO 14001

SFE consultants can offer advice and guidance on the introduction of Environmental Management Systems. Working with accredited partners, SFE aims not only to improve environmental performance but also save organisations money.

Training

From Environmental awareness to responding to spills, SFE can offer a range of training options to clients. SFE environmental trainers have a background in the fire service and can offer training based on operational experience rather than just theoretical.

Pollution response and planning

As part of an environmental managements system, organisations should have a pollution response and prevent capability. SFE offers advice and training to ensure that clients do not pollute the environment should a spill occur.

COMAH site ERA

SFE can offer complaint CDOIF environment risk assessments required by the Environment Agency for lower tier COMAH sites

Qualified and Accredited

Training

SFE offers a wide range of training to its clients. Training can be provided in any of the three core areas of SFEs business as well as emergency incident response.

David is a qualified and experienced trainer who delivered training to senior fire officers at the UKs National Fire Service College in Morton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire. During his three year secondment he was Section Head and Course designer and Director of the highly successful Hazardous Materials and Environmental Protection Course. This five week residential course provided the necessary skills and understanding to UK and international senior fire officers to allow then to command and manage the full range of hazardous materials incidents that might also threaten the environment.

Working with clients SFE can provide training for

Bespoke or nationally accredited courses to IOSH or NEBOSH standard
Safety event (accident) investigation.
COSHH risk assessment
Ionising radiation awareness
Risk assessment
Respiratory protection including face fit testing
Competency to receive fuel deliveries
Emergency response to hazardous spills (Hazmat)
Permit to work
Fire Warden
Fire extinguisher
Welding safety
Environmental awareness (1 day)
Spill response
Pollution prevention
Site Emergency response plans
Gold, Silver and bronze response

Clients we've worked with

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07775 426224
01844 217999
david.hanlon@sfenv.co.uk
Risk Management office
6 Pennington Place
Thame
Oxfordshire
OX9 3YL