Dermot Keating Construction Limited are pleased to announce that we are now registered and certified members of “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 main objectives is to improve health and safety management by providing objective standards and certifying those contractors whose safety management systems have been assessed and who can demonstrate that they meet the basic requirements for training and competence and implement an occupational health and safety management system which meets the requirements of Safe T Cert. Some of the main advantages of Safe T Cert are outlined hereunder:

  • A construction sector specific safety management system suitable for contractors of all sizes
  • Jointly owned by CIF and CEF (Northern Ireland)
  • Accepted by the International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)
  • A Safety certification process in collaboration with the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
  • Based on International Labour Office guidelines on Occupational Safety and Health Management Systems (ILO-OSH2001)
  • Included under the Competence of Contractor criteria in the HSA guidelines to the Construction Regulations 2006
  • Among other internationally recognised Standards included in the 2012 Olympic Delivery Authority’s Health, Safety & Environment Standard
  • Recognised by the Construction Health & Safety Scheme (CHAS) in the UK