Health and Safety Consulting
Health and Safety legislation impacts on the vast majority of business operations, although how compliance is achieved can vary considerably and purely being compliant in some instances may not mean you are being safe.
We help companies improve their efficiency by pro actively reducing risks which in turn reduces accident frequency, days lost to accidents. Our specialty lies in understanding a company’s needs and how to help achieve whats reasonably practical as stated in legislation.
iSafe – we help companies assess their risks and implement the most “pain free” control measures which utilizes the talents of the team and resources most productively.
Fatal accident stats Ireland 2017
There were 47 workplace fatalities in Ireland in 2017. Up from 46 in 2016. Agriculture was for the 8th year running the main offender with 24.
Our clients are often surprised by the possibilities we present to them; by using our knowledge and experience we can:
- Identify cost effective control measures
- Ensure compliance to legislation/ international standards
- Reduce incident rates
- Upgrade safety awareness in your organisation
- Increase employee satisfaction
- Reduce the cost of non compliance
We provide a full Safety Statement Solution which is applicable to your organisations needs. While some companies will sell you a Safety Statement over the phone iSafe will come to your premises and survey your statement requirements. This helps us make your Safety Statement work for you and become a living breathing document from which your company manages its Safety Systems by.
iSafe expert consultants are competent to undertake Risk Assessments on behalf of your organization. You can be safe in the knowledge that your risks will be adequately assessed and the necessary control measures identified to manage your risk to an acceptable level.
Whether it is Compliance to International Standards, Legislation or Proactive Management of your Safety Systems. Let one of our iSafe experts externally validate your management system or activities.
Every accident is avoidable. While it is widely accepted that accidents will happen it is not acceptable for the same accident to happen twice. Let iSafe determine the root cause of your accident/incident and put the adequate measures in place to ensure it doesn’t happen again.
The Display Screen Regulations (DSE Regs) require that DSE assessments are carried out for all significant users of display screen equipment like computer workstations. These regs are in place to reduce the risk of musculoskeletal disorders (eg back, neck, shoulder pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, sciatica etc) , eyestrain, headaches, stress and fatigue. Contact us today for a competitive quote for your needs
We offer a wide range of Health and Safety training across a number of industry sectors. Visit our training page for more information. Should you have a query/need for a bespoke course please do not hesitate to contact us for a quotation.
Business plan for Safety
Ineffective accident prevention leads to occupational injuries and illnesses. As a result, workers’ compensation insurance costs skyrocket and profits plummet. It is not unusual to see a company with poor injury and illness performance pay three or four times the insurance premium its competitors pay. To combat this at iSafe we operate a 10 step business plan for Safety:
- Visible/Active Senior Management Leadership
- Employee involvement and recognition
- Medical treatment and return to work practices
- Timely notification of claims
- Safety and health process co-ordination and employer education
- Written orientation and training plan
- Written and communicated safe work practices
- Written Health & Safety Policy
- Record keeping and data analysis/review