Health & Safety

Stothers M&E Ltd has a duty of care to ensure the health, safety and welfare of all employees and stakeholders.

This duty of care includes the provision and maintenance of all information, instruction, training and supervision as is necessary. We will ensure that we provide a safe working environment and engender a culture of safety throughout the site. To foster this environment and ethos, we display our Health and Safety statement at key locations on all sites.

We recognise that it is the duty of every employee to take reasonable care for the health and safety of themselves and other people who may be affected by their acts. Stothers (M&E) Ltd reinforce this belief through regular staff training, toolbox talks and internal safety audits of project sites, with non-conformance feedback and corrective action as required.

Our Commitment to Welfare, Health and Safety

Stothers (M&E) Ltd are Safe T Cert accredited and implement our Health & Safety Policies and best practice in line with Safe T Cert recommendations.

Stothers will  ensure that all our operatives and approved subcontractors engaged on any of our sites will undertake an extensive induction. As part of this induction, they will receive instruction on site specific risks and the methods of safe working to be applied to each subcontractor discipline.

Method statements and risk assessments will be generated for each new operation and approved before work commences.

All accidents and near misses will be recorded using our accident reporting system and reported where necessary to the HSE.

We endeavour to ensure our responsibilities and duty of care to our operatives, building users and third parties is at the forefront of the day to day running of the M&E services.

We believe in a collaborative approach to Health and Safety whereby we engage with both our clients and supply chain to help identify risks. We feel that comprehensive involvement in the assessment and identification of risks are instrumental in devising safe working methods.

We are committed to achieving the highest standards of Health and Safety and will monitor Health & safety closely. This extremely important matter will be reviewed as a priority at all our regular client meetings and at our in-house quarterly Safe T Cert review meetings.

Stothers M&E complies with all legislation laid down by the Employment Rights (NI) Order 1996, the Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations (NI) 2000 and the Health & Safety (Consultation with Employees) Regulations (NI) 1996.