Guidance Notes

Our experienced health and safety experts have created a selection of guidance notes to help our contractor
members prepare their documents for the SafeContractor accreditation questionnaire

The below documents include Method Statements and guidance notes, covering topics including Fire Alarm Installation and Tree Surgery, risk assessments and health & safety policies. Each document has a corresponding reference number (left hand-side).

2. Safe Use of Access Equipment Guidance Note

3. Asbestos Awareness Guidance Note

4. CCTV Installation Method Statement Guidance Note

5. Confined Spaces Guidance Note

6. COSHH Guidance Note

7. Electrical Motor Replacement Method Statement

8. Electrical Method Statement

9. Fire Alarm Installation Method Statement

11. Gas Work Method Statement

12. Permit to Work Guidance Note

13. Health & Safety Policy & Management Systems

14. Isolation of Power Supplies Guidance Note

15. Occupational Health Guidance Note

17. Health & Safety Training Guidance Note 

19. Hot Work Permit Guidance Note

20. Interior Refurbishment Method Statement

22. Manual Handling Guidance Note

23. Plumbing Method Statement

24. PPE Assessment Guidance Note

25. Noise at Work Guidance Note

28. Risk Assessment Guidance Note

29. Selection & Assessment of Sub-contractors Guidance Note

30. Tree Surgery Method Statement

31. Vibration Guidance Note

32. Violence at Work Guidance Note

35. Work Equipment Guidance Note

36. High Pressure Water Jetting Guidance Note

37. Respiratory Disease Guidance Note

38. Pressure Systems Safety Guidance Note

41. Health & Safety Arrangements for Companies Who Employ Less than 5 Employees Guidance Note

42. Environmental Policy & Management Systems Guidance Note

43. Construction Phase Plan Guidance Note (Dec 2016)

44. Roof Installation Method Statement Guidance Note (Mar 2017)

45. Quality Policy Statement (April 2019)