Quality, Health, Safety & Environment

Accreditations and Memberships

With a commitment to quality, safety and the environment, Selwood is proud to be one of the few companies within the UK that holds recognised standards in all three areas.  All three standards encompass all of our locations and cover every operation within the company. The fully integrated Management Systems are controlled by Selwood’s own in-house QHSE department.

View the Selwood QHSE Statement Of Intent & QHSE Policy

ISO 9001:2008

The Quality Management System ISO 9001 was the first we achieved, in 1993.

ISO 14001:2004

Following a review of its Environmental Management Systems, Selwood was accredited to the Environmental Standard ISO 14001 in October 2005.

BS OHSAS 18001:2007

In our endeavours to provide safe equipment and a healthy working environment for our customers and staff alike, we achieved BS OHSAS 18001 in 2004.

Achilles RISQS

We are an approved accredited and audited supplier on Achilles RISQS standard. RISQS is the UK rail industry supplier qualification scheme, providing a single common registration, qualification and audit process for suppliers that are shared by the UK rail industry.

Achilles UVDB

Selwood is accredited and audited with the Achilles Utilities Vendor database (UVDB) and has been for many years. The UVDB verify and assessment service, used by the UK utility industry to source suppliers of major products and services, focuses on risk critical issues associated with Safety, Health, Environment and Quality requirements.

BSI

BSI provide best practise solutions and standards that support the needs of business and society in the UK and worldwide. We are members - committed to performing better and delivering excellence.

CEA

We are a member of the Construction Equipment Association, the trade association that represents the UK construction equipment sector.

CHAS

Selwood is also an approved accredited member of The Contractors Health & Safety scheme at all branch locations.

Constructionline

We are accredited to the Constructionline certification scheme, a UK government owned certification service for construction-related contractors, consultants and material suppliers.

CPA

Selwood is a long-time member of the Construction Plant Hire Association that has a powerful voice within industry and Government on all matters relating to construction and the hire of plant. Membership Number M1716.

FORS

Selwood is accredited with the Fleet Operators Recognition Scheme (FORS) to the Silver standard. FORS aims to improve fleet activity in London, throughout the UK and beyond.

Institute of Water

We are also a long-time member of the Institute of Water, the only professional body solely concerned with the UK water Industry and provides a unique learning, developing and networking framework.

Safecontractor

Selwood is a member and is accredited to the Safecontractor scheme, Safecontractor is one the fastest growing health and safety assessment schemes in the UK.