Health and Safety

Management of Health and Safety

It is the policy of SIAC Construction Group that its operations are executed and managed at all times to ensure that the highest standards of health and safety are achieved. Health and safety is a fundamental and core management responsibility at all levels in the organisation.

The company employs highly competent H&S Advisors who advise management and monitor H&S performance. The management of health and safety within the Group is led by Senior Managers Health and Safety Review Meetings, which is chaired by an Executive Director. The purpose of the review meetings is to formulate and direct group health and safety policy. Each business division has its own Safety Statement and Policy complete with comprehensive H&S management systems.

The Company benchmarks its H&S performance against the best in the industry and recognises the need for continuous improvement. A comprehensive Group H&S Report is produced annually which details the Group’s H&S performance from the previous year.

In recognition of the company’s health and safety management performance and standards, the company has achieved and maintains Safe-T Cert Accreditation and OHSAS 18001 Accreditation (Civil Engineering), as well as awards from the National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) and the British Safety Council (BSC).

Recent achievements include:

  • Considerate Constructors Scheme Awards UK:
    • Blundell’s Road Tiverton (2016)
    • A380 Kingskerswell Bypass (Silver Award) (2015) insert link to award

Safety, Health and Environmental Success for SIAC Construction Ltd.

SIAC's commitment to continuous improvement in the areas of safety, health and environmental management has been recognised by the following achievements:

  • National Irish Safety Organisation 19th Annual Occupational Safety Awards 2010 – Distinction Awarded to SIAC Construction Ltd
  • 16th Annual Occupational Safety Awards 2007 - Merit awarded to SIAC Roofing & Cladding Limited
  • National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) 2006 - 'Highly Commended' award for Occupational Health and Safety for all our Construction operations in Ireland.

SIAC is a member of the National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO)

View our certificates and Awards below:

NQA BS OHSAS 18001:2007 (valid until June 2019)

NISO Membership Cert for 2016

Safe T Cert Certificate of Achievment (valid until February 2017)

Considerate Constructors Award A380 Project Team 2015

NISO Distinction Award 2010