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It is the policy of Semiton Ltd. to achieve and sustain the highest of standards possible in the areas of Health, Safety and the Environment.

At a minimum this means conformance to the requirements of Irish and European legislation as it pertains to Environment health and Safety. 

We at Semiton aim to continually improve our health & Safety performance by having an ongoing pro-active approach to safety management

 

Semiton Health & Safety approach had been recognised by the Company achieving Safe T Cert.

 

Safe T Cert

Safe T Cert is a certification scheme designed for certifying the Safety management Systems of Contractors working in the Construction Industry. The objective is to improve health and safety management by providing objective standards and certificating those contractors whose safety management systems have been assessed and meet the basic requirements for training and competence.

Demonstrate the implementation of occupational health and safety management system which meets the requirements of Safe T Cert Standard incorporating continual improvement.

Address relevant national legislation.

 

Training

Semiton has its own training facility and the type of training we provide is as follows:

Manual Handling

Safe-Pass

Abrasive Wheel

 

FAS Safe Pass Health & Safety Training

The purpose of the FÁS Safe Pass Health and Safety Awareness Training Programme is to ensure, over the course of time, that all Construction site and Local Authority personnel, will have a basic knowledge of Health and Safety, and be able to work on site without being a risk to themselves or others who might be affected by their acts or omissions. We provide Safe-Pass training for all staff. For information contact peter@semiton.com

The modules included in the training are

 

  • Promoting a Safety Culture
  • Duties & Responsibilities
  • Accident Reporting & Prevention
  • Working at Heights
  • Excavations & Confined Spaces
  • Working with Electricity Underground & Overhead
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Use of Handheld Equipment, Tools and Machinery
  • Safe Use of Vehicles
  • Noise & Vibration
  • Manual Handling
  • Health & Hygiene