On 3 February 2020, Cassel & Fletcher received accreditation of the CHAS standard.  This was granted following demonstration of the Company’s health and safety standards and processes to the CHAS assessor in order to grant it compliant against the CHAS health and safety standard.  The CHAS standards are in line with Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSIP) Core Criteria and UK H&S Legislation with accreditation to the requirements of the CDM Regulations 2015.

Since 1997, CHAS (The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme) has been helping to improve health and safety standards across the UK and safeguard organisations from risk.  CHAS works in partnership with leading industry bodies and independent organisations to provide clients and contractors alike with a single solution for accreditation, risk assessment, supply chain management and industry training.  CHAS is an authority and trusted advisor on health and safety compliance, responsible for setting industry benchmarks and providing the new Common Assessment Standards.