Health & Safety


Safety is pivotal to the culture of the company in all ND Civils activities. Safety is not considered a chore for ND Civils but more of a way of simply doing things safely.


Safe Hands NW Ltd., is appointed as the competent person in accordance with the Management of Health & Safety Regulations, advising on all matters relating to health & safety at work.


Working with full co-operation with the Client & Principle Contractor the company will produce its own Construction Phase H&S Plan in support of the CDM Regulations. All projects are bespoke and are subject to a rigid and specific Risk Assessment process supported by suitable & sufficient Method Statements.


A fully qualified and competent Site Management Team ensure that company policy and procedures are fully maintained throughout the project supporting quality, cost & on time delivery to the highest safety standards. Tool Box talks are completed weekly by the Site Management Team on all sites.


Ground workers accredited to CITB standards support an ethos within the company that promote an affective health & safety culture that naturally reflects in a safe environment in which to work safely.  In addition, a pro-active reporting mentality offers an opportunity for both improvement and commitment towards a safer way of working for all concerned.


To ensure standards are kept in line with construction industry recognised standards - they are annually audited by the Contractors Health & Safety Assessment Scheme.  (CHAS)


In addition, all operational sites are regularly attended by a dedicated Contracts managers and audited by the Health & safety Advisor.