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Health and safety

At Colchester Borough Homes we are committed to providing a safe and healthy working environment for our employees and others affected by our activities. We encourage a positive heath and safety culture and our Property Services division has been awarded the OHSAS 18001 certification, an international standard certifying its occupational health and safety management systems. You can view the certificate issued by the British Standards Institute pdf icon here. [926kb]

To find out more about our approach to health and safety, see our the CBH pdf icon Health & Safety policy statement [500kb] and pdf icon Strategic Health & Safety Policy [491kb].

As well as ensuring our own employees work in a safe environment, we are also able to provide health and safety services to other organisations. We can help you ensure you meet health and safety requirements related to your property portfolio. We can support you through developing a risk-based approach, engaging with external agencies and organising inspections and works as necessary. We are also able to assist with fire inspections.

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