We are pleased to announce that Apex Chimney Sweeps has once again been awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace. This reaffirms our commitment to health and safety in the workplace.

About Alcumus Safecontractor

Originally formed as Supplyline in 1999, Alcumus SafeContractor has been known as such since 2003. It a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises extremely rigorous standards in health and safety management amongst contractors. It is used by thousands of organisations in the UK including SMEs and FTSE 100 companies. Indeed, With more than 300 clients and over 27,000 contractor members, Alcumus has developed one of the fastest growing health and safety assessment schemes in the UK and Apex is delighted to have such a prestigious accolade to add to our growing list.

What Our Accreditation Means

By attaining this accreditation, Apex Chimney Sweeps has shown itself to have undergone an involved process, examining all our health and safety procedures along with our track record for ensuring safe practice. Only companies who meet the highest standards required by Alcumus receive this seal of approval, which consequently means that you the customer can have even more faith in Apex to deliver work that is safe and run along proper accredited guidelines, as well as being of the highest professional standard. 

As Alcumus director Gemma Archibaldpointed out: “Major organisations simply cannot afford to run the risk of employing contractors who are not able to prove that they have sound health and safety policies in place.”

 

Alcumus Safecontractor logo

 

A Brief History Of Alcumus Safecontractor

SafeContractor first came into being as a service for a Property Management client, who wished to outsource the annual vetting of contractors on its approved list. Intially called Supplyline, the service was rebranded as Safecontractor in 2003. It has been used by large brand names including  Debenhams Retail Plc,  General Motors UK, Kellogg, and Home Retail Group. 

SafeContractor is part of the Alcumus Group, which is the market-leading provider of technology-enabled compliance risk management, certification and verification services.

Alcumus Safecontractor accreditation letter

 

You can read more about the Alcumus Safecontractor setup by visiting their website at http://safecontractor.com/home/ 

If you would like to know anything more about the upkeep and cleaning of your chimneys, please feel welcome to contact us. We clean and sweep chimneys across the London area as well as north Kent.