Recent Projects

Recent Safewell Projects

recent projects

Providing a flexible retained health and safety retained service for a Manufacturing company in the Milton Keynes area

Problem to solve The health and safety had stalled overtime with the employees moving on to pastures new, partly due to welfare standards slipping. The company identified they required an overhaul of their health and safety management and workshop procedures. With new equipment and processes introduced this meant some risk assessments and safe systems of work had become invalid. In Continue Reading
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DSE Assessor training for a Fleet Management Company based in Chippenham employing approximately 250

Problem to solve The Company had a need (and legal requirement under the Display Screen Equipment regulations 1992) to carry out and review DSE assessments (Display Screen Equipment) for their employees and follow up on any concerns which may result in health-related concerns. For the health related concerns the Chippenham based company wanted to ensure they partnered with an occupational Continue Reading
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Face fit Testing for Paint Production Company in Calne

Problem to solve The paint company in Calne had been informed by the HSE that they were non-compliant with correct PPE for their workers, who were being potentially over exposed to harmful chemicals. Safewell Solution Safewell discussed with the Calne based company what their requirements were and recommended several different face masks that they could consider for use, including a Continue Reading
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Working at Height Risk Assessment and solutions for a gas and heating company based in Wiltshire

Problem to solve The gas and heating services company were aware that they needed a working at height risk assessment for flue installations via roof access and for other work from ladders and roof inspections. Already an existing retained customer of Safewell they contacted us to discuss their specific requirements for working at heights. Safewell Solution Safewell accompanied the heating Continue Reading
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Occupational Health Surveillance medicals, consisting of Lung Function, Face Fit testing for quarry site based near Cirencester

Problem to solve A Wiltshire & Oxford based Construction, Waste Management, Quarry and Recycling company with headquarters based in Swindon was looking for a new Occupational Health provider to offer a complete Occupational Health service across all divisions and insure compliance. The service was to include on site health surveillance medicals and occupational health assessments both at site and the Continue Reading
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Risk Assessment for exposure to Silica dust for a construction contractor in Wiltshire

Problem to resolve Exposure of employees to Silica dust whilst drilling into concrete was not listed as one of the construction contractor’s safety controls. During a review by Safewell of the contractors site risk assessments it was noted that the risk of Silica dust is a known significant hazard in construction activities and is currently on HSE’s radar. Following this Continue Reading
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Chest X-Rays for Refuse company based in Wiltshire and surrounding areas

The refuse company contacted Safewell as they required Chest X-Rays for their staff as Silica is in use throughout their company. Safewell already carry out Occupational Health surveillance medicals for this company. Chest X-Rays are a consideration and in some cases, necessary medical checks for employees exposed to respirable crystalline silica (RCS). An existing customer of Safewell they wanted to Continue Reading
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Construction Safety for Domestic Construction Contractor in Wootton Bassett

A small construction and refurbishment company became aware of the new CDM2015 regulations (Construction, Design and Management) regulations 2015 and in particular the new requirements relating to domestic projects. The director wanted to make sure his company was complaint with new CDM 2015 regulations with regard to domestic clients and their domestic extensions. He also wanted to understand his responsibilities Continue Reading
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Design and Manufacturing, Chippenham – Occupational Health Surveillance Medicals (Skin Checks, Lung Function, Nickel & Lead testing)

A Design and Manufacturing company in Chippenham contacted the Safewell Occupational Health Team to carry out their onsite Health Surveillance to ensure they comply with Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 and regulation 11 of the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 for exposure to lead and nickel. Safewell visited the company in Chippenham and Continue Reading
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Manual Handling in the Workplace

A packaging, storage, assembly and distribution company based in Chippenham, Wiltshire, were seeking innovative ways of refreshing their employees manual handling skills as part of their on-going commitment to employee health & safety training. As their retained health & safety advisors; Safewell visited the client at their premises in order to assess the client’s specific manual handling risks. In addition to providing experienced guidance Continue Reading
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