employ the services of approximately 120 scaffolders, who are supported
by a large team of managers, office personnel and yard operatives
based at our offices in Chelmsford, Essex.
All our scaffolders
are registered with the CITB Construction Industry Scaffolders
Record Scheme CISRS. They regularly undertake Health and Safety
and are fully equipped with Personal Protective Equipment PPE.
The two Company
Directors, Gerry Dobbs and Bellman Bird, have at least 30 years
scaffolding experience each and have built the company up from its origin
in 1987. They both hold CSCS Construction Project Manager Cards and have
undertaken several courses, including a number of Health and Safety training
The company has
a strong management team headed by the Contracts Director, Terry
Farrell, who holds the NEBOSH Level 3 Certificate in Occupational
Health and Safety. All the supervisors hold relevant CSCS Manager Cards,
have undertaken numerous scaffold-related courses and have at least 20
years scaffolding experience each.
employs a full-time Health and Safety Officer who also holds the
NEBOSH Level 3 Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. In
he has completed CITB's Scaffold Safety Inspection Course, together with a
number of other safety-related courses and first aid training. He is responsible
for ensuring that all D&B Scaffolding personnel are fully equipped and trained
for the work they undertake.
Despite the company's
continual growth over the past few years, it has retained a flat
management structure which ensures good communication throughout
the company and with our clients. The company also has a very low
staff turnover, helping to maintain consistency and long term stability.