Health & Safety
Drive continuous improvement with our support for HSEQ teams
You may have an in-house health and safety presence and systems in place to manage all hazards. But why stop there?
At WorkNest H&S, we understand that as your business grows, developing a strong health and safety culture, demonstrating good corporate governance, and ensuring greater transparency in reporting practices becomes even more important. You’re also more likely to face scrutiny should things go wrong.
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How we help
Bespoke projects and consultancy to complement internal HSEQ teams
Our expert consultants support established health and safety teams to deliver bespoke projects and consultancy services designed to enhance your current systems, improve your claims defensibility, and embed health and safety into your organisation at every level.
We can also work alongside your internal teams on an ongoing basis to provide added resource, offer an extra layer of expertise, or just to give you the benefit of a professional second opinion.
Whether you’re keen to ensure consistency across multiple locations, motivated to increase employee engagement in health and safety, or just looking for an external stamp of approval, we have the solutions to support you on the next stage of your safety journey.
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Bespoke H&S Projects
From Mock Trials to Climate Surveys, we offer a range of bespoke, proactive project support to help you develop your health and safety culture and drive improvements.
Why choose us?
Experts in Health & Safety
We have the expertise to help you simplify complex health and safety legislation, find workable solutions to health and safety challenges, and protect your organisation from the rising cost of non-compliance.
- Approved by a Primary Authority
- Dedicated specialists with recognised qualifications
- Align with your vision to support your long-term goals
- Genuine hands-on experience of managing risk
- The confidence to act as one of your competent persons
- Supporting you to cultivate a safety-first culture
Who you’ll be working with
Willem Van Den Raad
Principal Health & Safety Consultant
99.2% Client happiness rating
97% Client retention rating
Better with WorkNest
Protecting organisations and achieving results
Owing to our unrivalled support and expertise, we’re consistently high achievers when it comes to protecting organisations and achieving results.
We have six times the number of qualified solicitors, practising for over five years, than any of our larger competitors. We’re also recognised by the Legal 500.
Tribunal win rate
With a dedicated adviser in your corner to guide you through the process, you’re over eight times more likely to defeat a Tribunal claim if advised by WorkNest.
Our Health & Safety Team has over 350 years’ combined experience of supporting organisations with their compliance, so you can be sure you’re in safe hands.
Our advice, support and safety management systems can reduce the risk of prosecution by 50% and cut the cost of any fine imposed by more than 85%.
Who we work with
Proud to support over 40,000 UK employers
Our clients range from small businesses with fewer than 50 staff at a single location, through to large household names employing thousands of people at multiple sites across the UK. Whatever your size or sector, we have solutions to suit your needs.
Executive Director, Privacy International
WorkNest supports our 280 staff members with Employment Law and Health & Safety and has provided quality management training too.”
Head of Service Delivery, Catalyst Choice
We get a great deal of comfort and satisfaction knowing that we have support as and when we need it, in a decisive and responsive way.”
Group HR Director, Culina Group
We moved our legal support to WorkNest (formerly Law at Work) having previously used a time and line law firm. It was important, though, that an all-inclusive fee structure did not come at the expense of quality. Thankfully we’ve been delighted with the service we’ve received from WorkNest.”
What we recognised in WorkNest is the background that they have. They are able to supply knowledge and experience in a number of disciplines, which enables us to develop our business in a way that’s safe, to do it on time and with a quality to it.”
Director of Human Resources and Health & Safety,
Bluestone National Park Resort
Chief Executive, The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust (JRCT)
As the company started to get larger, we knew we had to protect our employees and our contractors both onsite and in the offices. WorkNest is exactly what we needed to move the company forward.”
Operations Director, Beaverfit
Pineapple have worked with the team at WorkNest (formerly Law at Work) since 2003, and we have built a trusted partnership together. We particularly like WorkNest’s concise and practical advice concerning employment law/HR issues and also appreciate their totally supportive approach in all areas of health and safety.”
Pineapple Dance Studios
I’ve taken WorkNest into every organisation that I’ve worked with. I’ve introduced them to many teams and many colleagues and referred them with absolute pleasure because I genuinely trust in the service that we get.”
People Director, The Works