The construction industry is a field that comes with all sorts of unique challenges,
from how businesses recruit staff through to managing compliance and preparing for
any eventuality. With 25 years of experience, Barringtons are perfectly placed to
assist construction companies of all shapes and sizes with whatever it is they need.
By taking a tailored approach that looks at the specifics of every business, our
team can implement solutions that improve profits, minimise risk and increase productivity.
No matter which facet of the construction industry you and your business operate
in, the Barringtons team provide a range of essential services to maximise your
profits and minimise risk. Get in touch with us today to learn more.
The right staff and contractors make all the difference in construction, and every
business should be looking to attract the very best, by providing them with the
induction training and management they need to succeed. The team at Barringtons
can provide a range of services to assist with how and who your company brings on
- Background checks: To ensure every hire is the best fit, background
checks are an essential part of the recruitment process. Barringtons provides candidate
vetting, and has been doing so throughout corporate Australia and government for
decades. After one of our checks, employers can rest assured that each hire has
been thoroughly vetted and recommended.
- Security: Construction projects require the very best in terms
of security, and Barringtons has the experience to provide this. Our fully screened
and vetted operatives prevent problems on your job sites, and are available 24/7.
- Safety: Keeping employees safe at work is hugely important, and
failing to stay abreast of the relevant guidelines can bring fines and other punishments.
Make sure this doesn't happen to you with the help of Barringtons and their
range of services covering everything from security risk assessments to WHS audits.
- Online Training: Of course, hiring the right contractors and providing
a safe and secure environment is only part of the job. Contracting companies also
need to make sure that contractors are trained and qualified for any and all challenges
they may come across. Online training courses and custom inductions from Barringtons
make this possible, without cutting into too much precious time.
We all know that compliance is becoming more and more important - regardless of
which industry you work in. However, the need for appropriate measures and procedures
is especially great in the construction sector, where the consequences of non-compliance
are far greater. To assist businesses with the process, Smartek is a complete compliance
management solution, and it can drastically improve efficiencies while reducing
time spent on the processes by employees.
- General Compliance: Smartek is able to take control of and monitor
all aspects of a business's general compliance needs. From employees to equipment,
everything can be easily tracked and accounted for, streamlining the process and
taking the burden off of your employees' shoulders.
- Contractor Management: The construction industry is heavily reliant
on contractors, but dealing with compliance processes such as site induction every
time a new worker arrives can be a resource drain. Smartek provides a simple, all-in-one
alternative that allows for compliance to be organised far more quickly.
- Work Health and Safety: Identifying and minimising any WHS risks
on your site or premises is a critical aspect of operating a construction business.
The team at Barringtons can ensure that this happens via audits, reviews and the
development and implementation of appropriate systems.
Every construction business needs the right security measures in place, and the
Barringtons team have the experience necessary to design, implement, staff and monitor
- Security Risk: All businesses comes with some degree of risk, and
this is especially true in the construction industry. The Barringtons team can assist
be providing a comprehensive report of your security measures and key recommendations
to reduce your risk.
- Security Design: Designing an appropriate security system requires
experience and expertise. The Barringtons team can assist with everything from design
to implementation, ensuring your business's security system is up to scratch.
- Security Management: Managing and maintaining a security system
requires expertise, and the Barringtons team can assist with a clear plan that outlines
how to address any gaps in the system.
- Investigations: In the event of something going wrong with your
business, it's vital to get to the bottom of things quickly and without causing
fuss. Barringtons' experienced investigations team have a proven record of uncovering
everything from fraud to theft, and can help your business regardless of the problem.
Even with the best measures in place, disasters can still happen. When these situations
arise, it's hugely important to be prepared so that minimal fuss and disruption
is caused. Barringtons can provide a range of preparedness and resilience solutions
that ensure your business is ready for anything.
- Crisis and Emergency Management: If an accident or natural disaster
does occur on your site, crisis and emergency management are the processes that
will follow in order to best deal with the situation. Barringtons can help with
everything from process mapping to simulation testing, ensuring your business is
prepared for the worst.
- Business Continuity: If a disaster does strike, business continuity
ensures minimal loss of productivity or income, helping your business get back to
work as quickly as possible. Barringtons can assist with this planning in addition
to crisis and emergency management.
- Disaster Recovery: Recovering key systems and vital information
is one of the most important steps after a crisis. Barringtons can make sure that
your failsafe mechanisms will come through for your business.
- Organisational Resilience: Operational resilience is the ability
of a business to respond and recover as quickly as possible after a disaster. The
Barringtons team can assist with these preparations.