CHAS February Newsletter

February Newsletter

Making the world of work safer

In the past month alone we have had 10 new clients come on board, Matalan, Inspiring Futures Academy Trust, Sanderson Watts Associates Ltd and Bellway Homes West Midlands to name a few.

We will be rolling out our new portal to clients in the coming months, so make sure you take this time to update all your FREE PAS91 sections, to gain more exposure to clients.

Ian McKinnon
Managing Director

NFB Press Release

The National Federation of Builders (NFB) and The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) are pleased to announce their new partnership to raise health and safety standards in the UK and make the world of work safer.

From February, NFB members will be able to take advantage of a wide range of discounts and benefits by registering with CHAS.

NFDC 2018 Yearbook – The Demolition Industry’s Most Sought-after Publication

Copies of the NFDC’s latest Publication, the 2018 Year book are now in stock! The latest edition features news and articles from across the demolition industry including:

  • State of the Industry Survey
  • Delivering the Circular Economy
  • Vision 2020 – The Future of CITB
  • Disconnection of Services
  • Plus a full Members Directory listing

For a free hard copy of the Yearbook, please email:

Benefits of Forming a Limited Company

Forming a limited company is a big and exciting step in your contracting career. Though you’re faced with many new responsibilities, there are also a lot of benefits associated with working through your own limited company. Our contractor accountancy partner, Nixon Williams, has outlined these key benefits:

  • An increase in take home pay (click here to try the Nixon Williams take home pay calculator)
  • Control over your business
  • Claiming expenses
  • More security
  • Greater levels of freedom

Whether you’re currently working under an umbrella company or you’re new to contracting, Nixon Williams can help. Click here to learn more about these benefits and take advantage of the exclusive CHAS member discount.

Business Shield – A Free CHAS Membership Service

The Business Shield support helpline is available for FREE to all CHAS accredited contractors and clientsto answer any questions you may have around health & safety or environmental issues.

How can CHAS help your organisation?

CHAS can help you ensure your current and future contractors have the right health and safety processes in place. Use CHAS to manage your supply chain health and safety requirements. If you have 20 or more subcontractors on your supply chain, contact us for more information on becoming a client.