Contractor earns safety accreditation

ESSEX-based Phelan Construction is one of the latest group of companies to join a scheme designed to help industry improve its safety record. The Clacton-on-Sea firm has received accreditation from SAFEcontractor, a programme which recognises very high standards of health and safety practice amongst UK contractors.

ESSEX-based Phelan Construction is one of the latest group of companies to join a scheme designed to help industry improve its safety record.

The Clacton-on-Sea firm has received accreditation from SAFEcontractor, a programme which recognises very high standards of health and safety practice amongst UK contractors.

Organisations which sign up to the SAFEcontractor scheme agree that they will only engage contractors which have received accreditation.

Phelan Construction undertakes construction, refurbishment and fit-out projects for commercial clients of varying sizes from a wide range of business sectors including healthcare, leisure and hotels, local government, commercial, industrial and residential.


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Director Keiran O'Phelan said: “We applied for the SAFEcontractor accreditation as we wanted to have a uniform standard across our business to protect our workers as well as to demonstrate to our clients how seriously we take the topic of health and safety. We underwent a stringent vetting process during which assessors examined both our procedures and our track record.”

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