Quality Standards mean everything to us
"UL is a world leader in product safety testing and certification. For more than 100 years, manufacturers have had their merchandise evaluated and tested for safety risks by our independent, third-party safety certification organization. Last year alone, approximately 14 billion products with the UL Mark entered the global marketplace."
A good nine-word summary used by UL is, "A not-for-profit organization dedicated to public safety."
Constructionline is a register for pre-qualified contractors and consultants used by the construction industry of the United Kingdom. The database contains details for over 23000 companies and is accessed by over 2000 organisations. The service is owned and operated by Capita.
ThAchilles BuildingConfidence represents the most cost effective and efficient approach for buyers, major contractors and their supply chains to manage this information. The objective of Achilles BuildingConfidence is for suppliers to achieve the industry standard and to receive value through a comprehensive review of their business from which future improvements can be identified.
The SafeContractor scheme provides a health and safety audit service for contractors who want to reassure their clients that health and safety is being handled correctly and sufficiently on their sites.
Achilles UVDB provides a fair, open and transparent means of supplier selection for potential tender opportunities. Achilles UVDB helps utility companies manage risk within their supply chain and comply with EU Procurement Legislation.