South West Safety Management Ltd offers consultancy services to employers in Gloucestershire and the surrounding areas (Oxfordshire, Wiltshire, Somerset, Bristol, Gwent, Monmouthshire, Warwickshire, Hereford and Worcester).
Built on over 25 years experience in enforcement, in-house advise and as a consultant we provide proportionate and affordable advice so that employers manage risk without becoming burdened by paper. Safety systems must support the work, not impede it, and be credible to those that operate the systems.
With experience in very many sectors (e.g. Education, hospitals, health care, manufacturing, motor transport, demolition, leisure, food manufacture) SWSM can support most employers in developing their safety arrangements.
Specific services include moving and handling training, fire risk assessment, noise and vibration assessment.
A BSc in Environmental Health is supplemented by a range of technical and management training including post-grad in Human Resource Management, Noise Control, OHSAS 18001, and, for the care sector, a Moving and Handling trainer.
Listed on the HSE''s register of consultants, OSHCR; the company provides the full range of consultancy services to employers; Audits, Policies, the various forms of Risk Assessment, investigations, bespoke short briefings through to longer training sessions.
The service is intended to be cost effective, helping employers to manage their businesses, satisfy legal requirements and so avoid the costs, pain and disruption associated with workplace accidents.