Professional Accreditations

These professional accreditations demonstrate that Ryearch has robust Quality, Health and Safety and Environmental systems in place.

UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) Accreditations – Ryearch holds two ISO accreditations, awarded by BSI, a UKAS registered accreditor. UKAS is the national accreditation body for the UK, and is recognised by the government to assess against internationally agreed standards:

Quality Management System – BS EN ISO 9001:2015
Scope: Civil engineering and building works
Registration number: FS 585526
Dates held: 23/09/1998 – 15/10/2021

Environmental Management System – BS EN ISO 14001:2015
Scope: Civil engineering and building works
Registration number: EMS 585528
Dates held: 18/02/2011 – 15/10/2021

H&S Management System – BS EN ISO 45001:2015
Ryearch’s Occupational H&S system is compiled to align with the requirements of this standard.

SSIP (Safety Schemes in Procurement) AccreditationsRyearch holds five accreditations with organisations which are part of the SSIP forum.  SSIP members operate a data gathering process which conforms to PAS 91 (the Construction Industry Standard set by the government).

Scope: Met pre-qualification requirements appropriate to public and private sector procurement.
Registration number: 58474
Dates held: 01/01/2007 – ongoing

Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA)
Registration number: 104
Dates held: 01/01/2014 – ongoing

Contractors Health & Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS)
Scope: Compliance with and sound management of current basic H&S legislation
Registration number: EMS 585528
Dates held: 30/01/2006 – ongoing

Exor – Gold Level
Registration number: XY4507
Dates held: 2012 – ongoing

ACDC – Gold Level
Scope: Health & Safety
Registration number: 1969372
Dates held: 27/06/2018 – ongoing

Other Accreditations & Memberships – these other kite marks further demonstrate that Ryearch’s systems and processes have been independently verified.

The Building Safety Group (BSG)
Scope: H&S construction site audits
Dates held: 01/03/2012 – ongoing

Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS)
Scope: Many construction sites are registered with CCS, who appoint qualified Monitors to undertake detailed site audits.
Dates held: First site registered in 2004 – ongoing

Local Authority Building Control (LABC) Warranty
Scope: Developer & Builder
Registration number: REG000207839
Dates held: 18/11/2014 – ongoing

Prompt Payment Code (PPC)
Scope: Approved signatory
Dates held: 02/05/2018 – ongoing

Legal Memberships – Ryearch is registered with the following government bodies to meet our legal operating requirements:

Registered Waste Carrier Licence
Scope: Upper Tier – Carrier Dealer
Registration: CB/QP3891UD
Certification body: Environment Agency
Dates held: 29/05/2013 – ongoing

Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)
Scope: Registered under the Data Protection Act (DPA) 1998
Registration: ZA099898
Dates held: 11/02/2015 – ongoing

Certificates for Ryearch’s accreditations and licences can be downloaded from most of the awarding accreditors. Certificates can also be seen at Ryearch’s head office in Plympton, Plymouth and digital copies can be supplied on request.