Briggs of Burton Health & Safety

Health & Safety

Health and Safety is given the highest priority throughout our business activities, whether it is at our head office in Burton Upon Trent or at one of our external project sites in the UK or overseas. To ensure we promote a positive Health and Safety Culture we proactively encourage Health and Safety Training at all levels within the business. CLICK HERE for a copy of our latest Health and Safety policy statement. The following is a brief overview of the extent of our training programme coverage, a copy of our full training matrix can be supplied upon request;

Senior Management Team and Engineers

Manufacturing Team

NEBOSH – National Diploma
IOSH – Working Safely
NEBOSH – National Construction Certificate 3 Day First Aid at Work (HSE Approved)
NEBOSH – National General Certificate Defibrillator training
NEBOSH – Fire Safety and Risk Management  
IOSH – Safety for Senior Executives  
SSSTS – Site Safety Supervisor Training Scheme  
SSMTS – Site Safety Management Training Scheme  
OSHA – 10 Hour Outreach for Construction  
OSHA – 30 Hour Outreach for Construction  
3 Day First Aid at Work (HSE Approved)  
Defibrillator training  

Wide range of task specific training

  • Abrasive Wheel Regulations
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Confined Space – Medium Risk
  • Fire Safety Training
  • Fork Lift Truck
  • Manual Handling
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP) – IPAF
  • Mobile Scaffold – PASMA etc.
  • Noise Awareness
  • Slinger/Signaller
  • Tripod and Winch – Full Suspension
  • Vehicle Banksman Awareness
  • Working at Height
  • Safety Harness - Safe use and inspection

To provide further evidence of our commitment to a positive safety culture we are accredited to the SAFE contractor Scheme. A copy of the certificate can be viewed by clicking here.