RCS's Health and Safety & Engineering Accreditation
We are accredited by the following bodies, please click any of the links below for more information.
This accreditation ensures that RCS are audited and verified as compliant in core elements such as health and safety policies, risk assessments, first aid, and specific requirements relating to the Local Exhaust Ventilation industry. With this accreditation, our clients can be sure that they are working with an organisation that operates under recognised health and safety standards.
RCS have a UKAS accredited ISO 9001 quality management system providing assurance to our clients that RCS strives to provide continuous improvements within our business, ensuring that the products and services we provide are safe, reliable and of good quality. With this accreditation, our clients can be sure that our processes and systems are managed in order to meet our client’s requirements.
RCS have a UKAS accredited ISO 14001 environmental management system providing assurance to our clients that RCS understands the importance of considering our environmental aspects and consistently measure and reduce our impact on the environment.
RCS have a UKAS accredited BS OHSAS 18001 health and safety management system providing assurance to our clients that we have approved systems in place for occupational health & safety. BS OHSAS 18001 accreditation demonstrates that we work continuously to create the best working conditions in our organization, meeting legal, industry and client requirements.
RCS are members of the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) and are audited annually to ensure that we continuously provide a service that meets the high standards expected by BESA. These annual audits include a site visit to previous work completed by us to verify that we maintain a high-quality service and meet the requirements of the industry. RCS also works with BESA to improve the standard of LEV by providing support and advice on topics such as industry competency and guidance documentation.
The Institute of Local Exhaust Ventilation Engineers (ILEVE), part of the Chartered Institute of Building Service Engineers. The RCS senior design engineer is the chairman for ILEVE in Scotland. ILEVE continuously develop new strategies to promote good practice in relation to LEV, predominantly in the UK but also internationally. ILEVE have a membership and grading structure which combines recognised qualifications, industry knowledge, experience, and proof of works.
RCS are members of the British Occupational Hygiene Society, a science based, charitable body that provides information, expertise and guidance in the recognition, control and management of workplace health risks. RCS are approved training providers for BOHS so our clients can be sure that the training we provide is backed by a chartered institute established for over 60 years. RCS employees hold BOHS qualifications such as P601, P604 and W202. These qualifications, coupled with experience gained in the industry, ensure our clients that our engineers are competent to carry out the required works.