EDS strive to be the best and are very proud to have achieved the highest levels of accreditations possible covering each area of work in which we operate. Our accreditations and approvals are your safeguard of a quality and reliable organisation that operates safely. We provide high levels of service backed up with solid guarantees, giving you peace of mind knowing that you are dealing with a company whose standards are very high.
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EDS are a RISQS, formerly known as Achilles Link-up Railway Approved Company
EDS are RISQS, formerly known as Achilles Link up Railway Approved Company. RISQS has been developed to provide a service for the qualification of suppliers for all products and services that are procured by the UK transport industry. RISQS supports Network Rail, LUL/Transport for London, passenger, light rail and freight train operators, rolling stock organisations, main infrastructure contractors and other rail products and services providers in the management of supply chain risk. RISQS is an independent, third party qualification assessment of a supplier’s capability to supply products and services.
ISO – International Organization for Standardization
ISO, or the International Organization for Standardization, brings together experts to share knowledge and develop international standards to help ensure safety, efficiency, accountability, expertise and trust in service organisations around the world.
ISO provides valuable standards for health and safety, quality management, environmental management, IT security and energy management. EDS are certified to both ISO9000 and ISO9001 standards, giving our clients peace of mind that our work is environmentally responsible, high quality and safe for all involved.
NICEIC – National Inspection Council of Electrical Installation Contractors
NICEIC are the UK’s Electrical Industry Governing Body, constantly monitoring the quality of the work we carry out through random inspection of our on-site installations, office procedures, customer service, reliability and back-up support to our customers.
We are NICEIC Approved to Quality Assured ISO9000 standards through UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service), for all types of Electrical Installation works up to 11,000 Volts.
BS EN 1090 is a standard for all permanent structural steel and aluminium installations. All products that EDS produce are CE marked to show our compliance with this strict directive for the quality of material and construction.
This mark of quality gives all of our clients peace of mind that the materials we use, our methods of construction, our engineers and our welders are all accredited to rigorous standards. Not only does this reassure you as to the quality of our work, but it gives you confidence that any structural products we design, provide or install for you will be safe for years to come.
EDS are registered and approved with Constructionline, the National Approval Body for UK Government, Local Authorities, District Councils and other public bodies.
Constructionline approval verifies that our Health & Safety plan is in place and operational, insurances are valid, the quality of our work references are high and that we are financially viable to trade with from a customer’s viewpoint.
SMAS – Safety Management
SMAS are a professional Health & Safety Assessment organisation that EDS work with in improving health and safety.
SMAS is SSIP (Safety Schemes in Procurement) Approved and EDS hold a valid SMAS Worksafe Contractor certificate.
CHAS The Contractors Health and Safety Scheme
EDS are in compliance with CHAS Certification and as such EDS meets the CHAS required standards of health and safety.
The Environment Agency
EDS follow the standards laid out by the Environment Agency with respect to good working practice.
Door & Hardware Federation
Originally formed in 1897, dhf are regarded as the ‘Centre of Excellence’, with a network of professional staff members as well as external consultants that can provide support in all sectors, making them a great source for technical expertise, information, knowledge, advice, and practical help.
DHF support various industry sectors by representing them on BSI standards committees, liaising with compliance authorities such as the Health and Safety Executive and Trading Standards as well as fire safety organisations across the UK and Europe.