Health & Safety

Slow down to speed up

As well as communication, development and a great team culture, creating a supportive workplace begins with a safe environment.

Slow down to speed up

One of the most vital measurements of our success is our  Health and Safety record. We undertake extensive training for all staff through in-house education and formal qualifications to create a culture of safety. We’re extremely proud to have achieved industry recognition for our practices and in 2019 achieved certification in ISO 45001, ISO 9001, and ISO 14001. Our team environment ensures everyone understands the role they play in maintaining a safe workplace.

Our staff hold the following safety qualifications:

  • ConstructSafe
  • Confined Spaces
  • First Aid
  • Traffic Management
  • Fire Equipment Handling

What does this mean for your project?

Civil Construction:

  • Has a zero harm policy
  • Is committed to retaining a 5 star Operator rating from NZTA
  • Operates in accordance with its Health and Safety Policies and Procedures
  • Will draft a site-specific Heath and Safety plan with detailed hazard identification plans for review and approval by the client prior to the commencement of physical works. This plan will be monitored and updated should construction conditions change

ISO 45001

17 Oct 2019

Is a global occupational health & safety management system standard


ISO 9001

17 Oct 2019

Quality Management System


ISO 14000

17 Oct 2019

Environmental Management Certificate


2018/2019 SiteWise Certificate

19 Oct 2018

Civil Construction again achieved SiteWise Green Status, demonstrating the company's sound health and safety practices.


NZTA 5 Star Rating

25 Jul 2018

Civil Construction has again achieved an Operator Safety Rating of 5 stars.


CCNZ Membership

1 Apr 2018

Civil Construction is a full member of Civil Contractors New Zealand.

We are proud to be a vocal and supportive member of an organisation that is trying to improve the industry in all areas.


2017/18 Site Safe Membership Certificate

1 Jun 2017

Civil Construction is a valued member of Site Safe New Zealand.


2017/2018 ACC Certificate

1 Mar 2017

Civil Construction retained its tertiary qualification. The ACC WMSP program ended in early 2018, and is now working with WorkSafe to develop a more focused Safety program. Civil Construction is working with both entities to ensure we maintain the best Health and Safety practices.


2016-17 QEST Certificate Civil Construction

1 Feb 2016

Civil Construction maintained QEST Accreditation up until 2017, and is now focusing on obtaining ISO9001 - an internationally recognized accreditation.