Health and Safety Consultancy

SOCOTEC's Health and Safety consultancy business provides a complete range of health and safety solutions designed to keep organisations, management and the workforce safe. SOCOTEC’s flexible approach to Health and Safety with tailored and practical solutions supports clients in achieving Health and Safety legislative compliance.

Our Services Include:

  • Health and Safety corporate compliance audit
  • Provision of a Health and Safety competent person
  • Development of risk management systems
  • Development of policy
  • Site audit programme
  • Training
  • Consultancy
  • Fire Safety
  • Construction Safety


With businesses facing mounting pressure to comply with ever increasing demands from insurance companies and employees, coupled with changing legislation, organisations require a fresh approach to managing Health and Safety risks that take into consideration the business needs, cost and identified risks.

Through a partnership approach, SOCOTEC offers an innovative and common sense approach to Health and Safety and risk management covering all potential areas of risk from the environment, to the building, fire safety, food safety, construction safety, accident and incident management, as well as expert witness.


Provision of a Health and Safety Competent Person

SOCOTEC’s provision of a Health and Safety competent person service can be used as an alternative to recruitment and internal management, ensuring you have the skills you need when you need them.


Development of Risk Management Systems

SOCOTEC works with clients to create management systems to meet business needs – either electronic or paper-based, that meet the requirements of HSG 65 or other accreditations including OHSAS18001 and ISO14001.


Development of Policy

SOCOTEC’s consultants can develop policies for health, fire and food safety as well as specialist policies such as stress management or driver safety.


Site Audit Programmes

SOCOTEC offers site audit programmes tailored to client’s specific objectives. Site audits can be based around any key factors the client wishes to include in addition to legislative compliance such as internal procedures, key performance indicators and benchmarking objectives.



SOCOTEC supports clients with its in-house training in Health and Safety, Fire and Food. All its trainers are practising consultants, offering a mix of experience and practical applications.



In line with our commitment to fully support the client, SOCOTEC offers a complete consultancy service reacting to any requests our clients may have including:

  • Risk assessment
  • DSE assessment
  • Accident investigation
  • Guidance on legislative updates
  • Enforcement liaison
  • Insurer liaison
  • CDM consultancy
  • Contractor management reviews, audit and management system development
  • Claims management
  • Accident and incident management
  • Expert witness