The SSIP Scheme of Choice

Become more than just a safe contractor, become a SMAS Worksafe Contractor

SMAS Worksafe is the UK’s SSIP scheme of choice. We’ve enabled thousands of contractors to show their commitment to workplace safety, secure work with trusted organisations through our SSIP assessments and lead the way in workplace safety regulation and compliance.

Holding a valid SSIP Member Scheme certificate means that a contractor has demonstrated their capability by meeting the ‘core criteria’. Read more to learn why SMAS Worksafe is the SSIP Scheme of choice, trusted by countless suppliers to help them secure work and by organisation to ensure full safety compliance for all jobs.

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    Join the UK's SSIP Scheme of choice and attain a Health & Safety accreditation recognised by thousands of organisations

    A SMAS Worksafe certificate has allowed thousands of contractors to quickly and simply demonstrate their commitments to workplace safety.

    Since the launch of SSIP assessments, many Construction companies and Principal Contractors now adopt this approach to Health & Safety pre-qualification and will only use contractors who hold a valid and in-date scheme certificate issued by an SSIP Member Scheme.

    A key aim of the SSIP Forum is to reduce the burden and cost of H&S bureaucracy across the construction industry and as part of this, your SMAS H&S certificate will be recognised by other SSIP members who offer mutual recognition.

    To further enhance your businesses compliance beyond Health & Safety we’ve introduced our Worksafe PQQ Accreditation which gives you the ability to answer additional question sets and show your commitment to safe and responsible workplace management. 

    What is a Worksafe PQQ Accreditation?

    Find out more about our Worksafe PQQ Accreditation, including the topics covered, how the additional question set works and the benefits to going beyond just an SSIP assessment for your business.

    Membership Benefits

    SSIP certificates are recognised by thousands of leading organisations to help when choosing contractors, but you get more than just an SSIP certificate with us. Enjoy the benefits of SMAS membership as well as the accreditation to expand your business awareness and compliance. 

    As a member of SMAS Worksafe, you will be able to display your commitment to SSIP values with our vehicle stickers and gold leaf certificates, showing current and potential clients a professional face at all times.

    You will also have direct access to our experienced assessors who can advise you on professional development and supply chain management as part of your membership, just another reason we’re the SSIP Scheme of choice.

    We work with a huge range of organisations and associations and we are proud to pass the benefits of this on to our members. Your business can enjoy additional value in services and concessions as a member of SMAS Worksafe.

    Quick, straight-forward SSIP application process

    Safety Schemes in Procurement

    SMAS Worksafe is a proud member of the Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSIP) Forum

    SSIP is widely regarded as the most efficient route to demonstrating health and safety by multiple industries. SMAS Worksafe is a leading SSIP accreditation provider which can help improve your visibility with the leading procurers in your field.

    Joining SMAS Worksafe will grant you visibility to thousands of organisations looking to work with new suppliers and is a simple way to streamline the process of tendering by evidencing the satisfaction of multiple tender requirements quickly.

    Holding a valid SSIP certificate from a member scheme like SMAS Worksafe also means you will benefit from mutual recognition with a number of other schemes. This helps cut sign-up fees and reduces application times.

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    Safety Schemes in Procurement

    SMAS is a proud member of the Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSIP) Forum.

    Since the launch of SSIP, many Clients and Principal Contractors now adopt this approach to H&S pre-qualification and will only use contractors who hold a valid and in date certificate issued by an SSIP Member Scheme.

    A key aim of the SSIP Forum is to reduce the burden and cost of H&S bureaucracy across the construction industry and as part of this, contractors holding a SMAS H&S certificate will be recognised by the other Member Schemes who offer mutual recognition – meaning that you should not have to complete a further full H&S assessment with them.

    Benefits:

    Why SMAS

    As one of the leading SSIP registered member schemes, we at SMAS Worksafe pride ourselves on the speed, efficiency and high level of customer service that we provide.

    Being the scheme of choice for so many, we are continually developing, pushing forward and reinvesting in our services to ensure that we can continue to grow whilst still providing the high level of service SMAS Worksafe has become known for.

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    Application Process

    We believe our application process is the simplest on the market today.

    Thanks to several years of development and reinvestment in the SMAS Worksafe portal, we are able to offer members both an offline and online applications, with the added benefit of being able to save up to 40% of the work when renewing online.

    The portal features a number of different management tools including sub-contractor management and purpose built capabilities for Health and Safety Consultants in which they can manage their own clients and staff as well as multiple assessments.

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    The SSIP Scheme of choice

    From the first day we started our business, customer service has always been on the top of our priority list. We’re proud to offer our clients, consultants and members a valuable customer experience and pride ourselves on being the fast, friendly and efficient way to SSIP accreditation.

    Whether you’re speaking to one of our professional membership support team members or our in-house team of Assessors, you can be sure that we take a personal approach, only happy once you are. 

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