Scaffolding safety and training experts
Established in 2005 by a team of scaffolding industry experts with unsurpassed knowledge, expertise and experience, the Group has rapidly expanded into multiple global markets.
Simian Risk now operates across a range of industries including construction, petrochemical, nuclear, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and power generation. We operate across the UK, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, supporting clients to improve and maintain standards across all operations when working at height.
Utilising our extensive skills and knowledge of the scaffolding industry, we have developed a range of support services and consultancy packages to suit the growing needs of our clients. Within our breadth of services, we offer scaffold inspections, training and consultancy. We support clients to operate in accordance with legislative requirements, including British and European standards and other location-specific performance standards such as OSHA and ANSI in the USA and AS/NZS in Australasia.
Our team is committed to adding value in every aspect of our work.
Read some of the great feedback we regularly receive from our clients:
“Since engaging Simian Risk to carry out independent scaffold inspections and audits we have seen a significant improvement in the standard of scaffolding on all our sites.”
Claire Oakes Health & Safety Manager Create Construction Ltd
“Having the support of industry experts for accurate, up to date specialist advice has proven invaluable to me over the years as a Health and Safety Director responsible all disciplines on site.”
John Thorley, CMIOSH
“As a health and safety manager in a fast moving 24 hour 7 days a week scaffolding business, I find the additional support I get from the team at Simian Risk is second to none.”
Mike Wright Director, TONE Scaffolding Services Limited
“We are pleased to be associated with Simian Risk as our retained health and safety consultants, as we consider them to be leaders in health and safety for our industry.”
Billy Jones, Director of Health & Safety, Millcroft Services Plc
At Simian Risk we enjoy long-term relationships with all clients by providing dependable, pragmatic advice and support. We work with companies of various sizes throughout the world. We are a trusted supplier of many blue-chip companies including Carillion, National Grid, BP, and Scottish Power.
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