NQA launches COVID SECURE Guideline Verification
10 June 2020
NQA is supporting organisations in the UK return to work safely with its NQA COVID SECURE Guideline Verification.
The NQA COVID SECURE Guideline Verification is an independent third party verification. This verification provides assurance that your organisation has put in place specific measures to mitigate the transmission of COVID-19, in accordance to the government guidelines.
The NQA COVID SECURE Guideline Verification is designed to give companies, employees and customers confidence that an organisation has met specific government guidelines. This includes reviewing an organisation’s risk assessment following which a verification that the organisation has put in place control measures specific to its’s sector and activities.
Organisation’s that have been successfully verified will receive a statement of verification and the NQA COVID SECURE Guideline Verification logo to display. This service provides much needed confidence to organisations and stakeholders; facilitating the objective of moving activities back towards normal operating capacities.
NQA’s managing director, Nick Wright, said: “I am pleased to announce the launch of the NQA COVID SECURE Guideline Verification. This third party, independent verification aims to provide reassurance that government guidelines and best practices have been put in place, supporting efforts to mitigate the risk of COVID-19 transmission.
"This gives confidence to employers, employees and customers; helping the country to get back to work in a safe manner. It is NQA’s organisational purpose to build trust between companies and their customers and launching this service is part of our contribution to help rebuild confidence across the country.”
NQA's COVID SECURE Guideline Verification is designed to help you to provide your stakeholders with assurance and confidence allowing you to focus on moving your business back to operating at full capacity.
How does a COVID SECURE verification audit work?
During the verification, NQA will assess your organisation’s risk assessment, actions and plans which are related to mitigating the risk of transmission of COVID-19. The verification will be against the most up to date guidance from the government relevant to your organisational activities and sector. The verification will take place for each location you wish verified.
The UK Government’s latest guidance can be found here.
Upon successful completion you will receive a statement of verification and a COVID SECURE Guideline Verification logo for display and use on the specific site. To find out more about the NQA COVID SECURE Guideline Verification visit the NQA website here.
Should you wish to discuss your verification requirements with a member of the team, call 0800 052 2424 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.