Membership within the LCA comprises service providers, manufacturers, installers and consultancies which offer products and services associated with the control of legionella in water systems as listed below:
– Legionella risk assessment
– Water treatment
– Hot and cold water monitoring and inspection
– Cleaning and disinfection
– Independent consultancy
– Off site analytical (Legionella)
– Plant and equipment
– Facilities management
Quantum Compliance joins over 300 organisations within the LCA. We have satisfied the registration requirements of the LCA and we will re-register annually. Membership is voluntary but is seen across the industry as increasingly important in demonstrating a commitment to high standards of service. View our lca-certificate or LCA Service Provider Commitments.
The UK’s largest online database for pre-registered contractors and consultants. Constructionline is proven in delivering efficiency, time and cost saving methods and best practice methods for public and private sector organisations alike. The up-to-date register of pre-qualified suppliers for construction contracts, is a common sense solution that 8,000 buyers from over 2,000 organisations already make the most of. Their pre-qualification all of our suppliers to government standards, whilst maintaining relationships with a range of industry, ePurchasing and Government partners ensures that they remain relevant to procurement professionals within the construction industry.
After a £1million investment in their online pre-qualification database, it is quick and easy for you to find pre-qualified suppliers, from the 22,000 registered with them. Constructionline monitor all their suppliers’ details on a daily basis, saving you the hassle of chasing Pre-Qualification Questionnaires.
IOSH strive to create a world of work which is safe, healthy and sustainable. IOSH are the biggest health and safety membership organisation in the world and are also the only Chartered body for health and safety professionals. IOSH promote ethical behaviour by their members. For decades they have provided a Code of Conduct for members to follow. This code makes it clear that members’ conduct must be consistent with four core standards – Integrity, Competence, Respect and Service.
When recruiting for a health and safety role, you can search using IOSH’s categorisation of membership. You can also ensure that verification of the health and safety qualifications and skills of members are performed for free.
The differing categories are
Affiliates – People involved in health and safety, including business directors, senior managers, and HR and law professionals.
Associate – They have a clear understanding of health and safety through a nationally recognised qualification.
Technical – Operational health and safety personnel working in a low risk industry, or part of a health and safety team in a higher risk sector.
Graduates – Health and safety managers, often part of a senior team
Chartered Safety and Health Practitioners – Senior strategic health and safety managers in any business or risk sector
The Occupational Safety and Health Consultants Register (OSHCR) was established in response to the Government’s Common Sense, Common Safety report. This report recommended that all individual Health and Safety consultants be accredited to a professional body and a web-based directory be established. This established a benchmark standard for safety consultants to help to raise the quality of advice being given to businesses.
The aim of the OSHCR is to help businesses find advice on managing their general health and safety risks. The register is only open to those health and safety consultants who have met certain standards within their professional bodies. You can have confidence when choosing a health & safety consultant from the register. All registered with OSHCR are bound by their professional body’s code of conduct and are committed to providing sensible and proportionate health and safety advice.
To make this as easy for you as possible. you can search for a consultant by region, industry or topic, ensuring you find someone able to competently provide specific, tailored advice, relevant to your business needs.
Becoming an accredited member of the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) ensures professional and personal recognition is achieved. The IFE offers 5 grades of membership. It is a registered charity working for the benefit of the society. It assesses knowledge of fire and professional experience, awarding internationally recognised membership grades and fire-related qualifications.
As a Professional Engineering Institution and through its Engineering Council licence, the IFE registers suitably qualified IFE members as Chartered Engineers (CEng), Incorporated Engineers (IEng) and Engineering Technicians (Eng Tech).
As the leading professional body in the field of fire, the IFE was the first UK organisation to establish a register and is the largest scheme presently in the UK. The IFE is also a member of the Fire Risk Assessment Competency Council which has published national competency criteria with which all applicants to schemes are expected to be familiar. You can be confident in the skills and services provided to you by members of the IFE.
The Water Management Society (WMSoc), provides practical and technical training solutions to individuals and companies within the water management industry. They are experts in Legionella awareness and Legionella training. WMSoc provides the most up-to-date instruction on how to prevent Legionnaires’ Disease.
WMSoc gather expertise from every sector of the industry and can offer informed and professional assistance in all matters relating to the responsible management of water in industry and commerce.
By being a member of the Water Management Society, all members are provided with definitive and informed guidance on the control of Legionella, Legionnaires’ Disease, Pseudomonas and all related aspects of water management. Accredited members, with the guidance and assistance of WMSoc, are able to;
Maintain and improve standards in the prevention of preventing legionella.
Provide a high level of expertise and knowledge.
Pass on a wide range of news, information and resources.
Ensure our practical and technical expertese keeps abreast of current regulations.
Contractor Plus is web based database of contractors who have been rigorously vetted to ensure their health and safety standards are of the highest possible quality.
The system allows surveyors to search on line for reputable contractors and even filter the search by contractor service or location. This database of registered contractors are of the highest calibre and hold all relevant documentation that will ensure safe working practices, reducing liability and ensuring legislative compliance.
All contractors go through a comprehensive accreditation process in order to become registered to us and be able to demonstrate health and safety compliance to clients.
Members receive regular health and safety updates giving them the ability to provide clients with current information. Full support is provided to members through 24 hour telephone line.
Safecontractor is a leading health and safety pre-qualification assessment scheme. They are dedicated to promoting higher standards of competence and compliance through the provision of relevant industry specific and tailored health and safety assessments for all professions and sectors.
Safecontractor is the fastest growing health and safety accreditation scheme in the UK, with more than 210 major clients and over 20,000 contractor members.
The safecontractor scheme is now used by many large organisations as a way of obtaining competent contractors
The United Kingdom Accreditation Service is the sole national accreditation body recognised by government to assess, against internationally agreed standards, organisations that provide certification, testing, inspection and calibration services.
Accreditation by UKAS demonstrates the competence, impartiality and performance capability of these evaluators. UKAS is a non-profit-distributing private company, limited by guarantee.
Companies big and small buy independent evaluations either through choice (to reduce the risk of product failure for example) or as a consequence of legal requirements (such as health and safety regulations).
Too many of Britain’s companies run the risk of undermining their long-term success by purchasing independent evaluations that are not UKAS accredited.
The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) was formed in 1979 as an awarding body with charitable status. They offer a comprehensive range of globally-recognised, qualifications designed to meet the health, safety and environmental management needs of all places of work.
Qualifications are recognised by the relevant professional membership bodies including the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM).
ISO stands for International Organisation for Standardisation.
ISO 9001 is a quality management system that, by qualifying, demonstrates our organisation’s commitment to quality when providing services to our customers.
Through certification our business has implemented processes and practices for the purpose of improving productivity, reducing costs and increasing customer satisfaction.
The ISO 9001 definition of quality extends to organisations demonstrating good practice across areas of business
ISO 14001 is the most important standard within the ISO 14000 series, a set of environmental management standards for businesses, developed and published by the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO).
The ISO 14001 standard maps out a framework that Quantum can follow to set up an environmental management system, and is used by us to reduce waste, improve resource efficiency and reduce costs associated with waste management.
OHSAS 18001 certification centres around health and safety management. OHSAS stands for Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Specification and is a way of ensuring your company protects employees by lowering risks, and is compliant with legal obligations.
OHSAS 18001 is a guide that comprises of a set of requirements that are based on industry best-practice. These requirements help organisations to operate a health and safety management systems that demonstrates Quantum’s commitment to improving practices and performance.
By gaining certification we are providing evidence that we have been independently assessed, and verified in having effective controls in place in order to lower risks and meet legal requirements.