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Free Confidental Advice

As a Golf Jobs client/member you can take advantage of an initial free confidential advice call from leading Health & Safety specialists Ellis Whittam. Ellis Whittam enjoys a strong industry reputation for the quality of support provided to sports and leisure businesses. Its Health & Safety Consultants are professionally qualified, sector-experienced and have an acute understanding of the compliance challenges present within the sports and leisure business environment. This means that whenever you pick up the phone for advice on risk management, you are speaking to somebody who not only understands the intricacies of health and safety law but who has your best interests and business needs in mind. Get sensible, proportionate and practical advice on essential areas of health and safety compliance, including:

  • Risk assessing your environment
  • Your health and safety policy and procedures
  • Asbestos and Legionella
  • Manual handling
  • Slips, trips and falls
  • Violence and aggression
  • Lone working
  • Fire
  • Statutory inspections (gas, fixed wiring, fire prevention, etc.)
  • Ongoing COVID-related risk management

How it works

You can access support over the phone or via email. The telephone service is available on 0345 226 8393 and is open between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday. To receive support over email, please contact enquiries@elliswhittam.com

When calling or emailing, please quote GOLFJOBS, your name and the name of your business. While all calls, case notes and correspondence are recorded to ensure quality and for monitoring purposes, please be assured that all information is confidential and stored securely in compliance with data protection regulations.

Not sure whether to call?

Ellis Whittam are here to support you through all health and safety matters and encourage you to contact them with any problem, large or small. By seeking advice at an early stage, they will be in a better position to help you remedy any potential risks and safeguard your business against accidents, incidents and regulatory scrutiny.

Health & Safety One2One Services

Preferential rates apply on EW services through Golf Jobs If you require more hands-on help with your health and safety responsibilities, Ellis Whittam’s Health & Safety One2One service gives you access to unlimited personalised support from named professionals at a highly preferential fixed-fee.

What’s included

With Health & Safety One2One, you can ensure the wellbeing of your employees and customers, achieve compliance with relevant regulations and operate with complete peace of mind. You will benefit from: 24/7 support from your own qualified Health & Safety Consultant with experience implementing best practice within a sports and leisure environment, who will help you to comply with all necessary regulations as your legally-required competent person. An initial visit to your premises to conduct a General Risk Assessment and Fire Risk Assessment bespoke to your business, plus a bespoke action plan to remedy any areas where you currently fall short of requirements. Subsequent annual visits to review and update your Health & Safety Management System. A bespoke Health & Safety Policy and Health & Safety Handbook to outline your approach to managing risk and promote best practice, covering key areas such as accidents and incidents, COSHH, DSE, electricity, fire, first aid, manual handling, safe use of equipment, risk assessment and waste. In between visits, unlimited telephone and email support to answer any queries, offer reassurance, and help you identify proportionate, sensible solutions your health and safety challenges. Any-time access to your own dedicated online portal containing all your essential documentation, plus a library of helpful risk management materials, including practical guidance and templates. Access to award-winning software, MyH&S, which will enable you to simplify health and safety management tasks, monitor progress of your action plan, and view your compliance status in real time. Emergency assistance in the event of enforcement visits and accident investigations.

Assured Health & Safety advice you can trust

Ellis Whittam is the first Health & Safety Consultancy in the UK to achieve assured advice status from an enforcing authority, known as a Primary Authority. This means its advice can be used with confidence across all sites within your organisation, providing a consistent approach to health and safety compliance. To find out more about Health & Safety One2One support and the preferential rates available to your business, call 0345 226 8393 or email enquiries@elliswhittam.com and quote GOLFJOBS.