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At SG safety comes first, to which end we are accredited to OHSAS 18001 (Health and Safety), ISO 9001:2008 (Quality Management), RISQS (Railway Industry Supplier), and SSIP: SafeContractor and Constructionline. We are also approved Fall Protection installers, and all SG Access operatives are fully IRATA trained and certified.

OHSAS 18001 | Health and Safety

OHSAS 18001 is the internationally recognised standard for the management of occupational health and safety. This standard can be taken on by organisations wishing to implement formal procedures to reduce risks associated with health and safety at work. The standard is specifically designed to make an organisation’s impact on health and safety issues clear. It is also designed to help minimise the risk of accidents and breaches in legal requirements.


ISO 9001 | Quality Management

ISO 9001 is the internationally recognised standard for an internal Quality Management of an organisation. ‘Quality’ in this respect refers to the features of a service or product which are required by an organisations customer. The ‘Quality Management’ of an organisation refers to the actions taken by an organisation’s to ensure that the products or services it is providing satisfy its customers’ quality requirements and also complies with regulations applicable to those products or services.


RISQS Verified & Audited | Railway Industry Supplier

RISQS (The Railway Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme) is the supplier pre-qualification service used by buyers of all products and services throughout the GB rail industry. A stringent pre-qualification questionnaire must be passed in order to become RISQ verified, and further audits are carried out for those services requiring additional verification.



SG Access passed Safecontractor assessments and audits in order to gain Safecontractor accreditation.
Safecontractor is an accreditation scheme that assesses the health & safety competency of contractors and service providers. The Safecontractor Charter Standards set down the benchmark against which contractors and service providers are assessed. The Standards cover core elements such as policy, risk assessment and first aid, but also include specific requirements relating to the activity for which accreditation is being sought.



SG Access are Constructionline accredited.
Constructionline assesses and monitors company information to government and industry standards through a question set that is aligned to PAS 91, the standardised pre-qualification questionnaire developed by BSI.


Fall Protection | BSEN795 – BS7883 – BS7985

SG Access are approved installers of a number of Fall Protection systems, having gained independent training and certification, and our Fall Protection operatives are trained and certified in the selection, installation, testing and examination of Class A1 anchor devices in accordance with BSEN795, BS7883 and BS7985.


IRATA Training & Certification | BS7985:2013

All works undertaken by SG are planned and undertaken in accordance with BS7985:2013 and also the current Industrial Rope Access Trade Association International Code of Practice (IRATA ICOP). To this end all team members are fully IRATA trained and certified, from IRATA level 1 operatives through to IRATA level 3 safety supervisors, trained to deal with complex access challenges and rescue situations in an extensive variety of situations, and to implement safe practices to avoid their occurrence.