Health & Safety at CSL Group
Since 1982, we have been providing our clients with the finest in landscape design, construction, property maintenance, and snow and ice management services. Our team consistently invests in health and safety to keep the well-being of our clients, team members, and community at the forefront on every jobsite.
Our approach to continuous improvement has allowed our team to grow in size, capability, and skill while ensuring best practice safety and health protocols. Our hardworking, valued employees have been instrumental in enabling CSL Group to qualify and hold the following health and safety certifications:
Certificate of Recognition (COR™) – Infrastructure Health & Safety Association (IHSA)
One of the most highly respected certifications, COR™ is a national accreditation standard that is given out to public and private sector companies across Canada, which verifies full implementation of an employer’s Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS). CSL Group has implemented a system of procedures, processes, and other elements with the sole purpose of continuous improvement for occupational health and safety. Achieving COR™ means that CSL Group is fully recognized by the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development, and the Workplace Safety Insurance Board.
At CSL Group, we take a proactive approach to developing processes and procedures to keep everyone we come in contact with on the job safe.
WSIB Health and Safety Excellence Program
The WBIS Health and Safety Excellence Program has the sole purpose of providing a clear path for businesses to follow to improve the health and safety of their team. Through a series of courses, the program is designed to bring a company from an “Awareness” level of occupational health and safety to achieving an “Excellence” level.
CSL Group is proud to say that we have achieved “Excellence” status and are accredited and have a recognized health and safety management system.
CSL Group has completed courses on topics that include:
- First aid, health and safety responsibilities, and control of hazards.
- Return to work roles and responsibilities, emergency prevention and preparedness, and corrective action.
- Change management and procurement, continual improvement planning, and an external audit.
We are dedicated to ensuring that all of our partners, clients, stakeholders, and members in our organization are complying and exercising the highest standard of safety.
Through the power of ComplyWorks, CSL Group has been able to meet health, safety, and environment regulations, manage worksite hazards and remediation, and reduce compliance risk to benefit our company and fuel growth. We understand the importance of compliance in our industry and we invest in systems and tools to make our team as efficient and productive as possible, without sacrificing safety.
With consistent information and data flow from our many integrated systems, CSL Group continues to improve all areas of the business, including talent retention, revenue growth, internal efficiencies, and team member and leader development.
ISNetworld Customer Contractor
CSL Group is a proud ISNetworld Customer Contractor, using the platform to allow us to connect and work with like-minded companies who put an emphasis on health and safety, through concrete data and regulatory requirements. Our relationship with ISNetworld allows us to submit safety and regulatory information that is important to clients looking to hire CSL Group, and helps us to grow relationships and improve workplace safety. In addition, we are able to report and benchmark performance against competitors in the industry and stay informed with best practice protocols, allowing us to stay ahead of the competition.
We work with a number of hiring clients on ISNetworld and we are proud of these strong, professional relationships that are focused on safety and continuous improvement and growth.
CSL Group is very thankful for the contractors that help us meet the demand of the commercial comprehensive property maintenance and construction solutions industry. We want to make sure that contractors have the same dedication to providing quality work, skilled people, and health and safety procedures. We realize that they are an extension of our team and want to make sure that they are taken care of when working on our job sites.
Through ContractorCheck, we are able to monitor and track contractor data, assess risk and mitigate it, and ensure that contractors have a proven track record of safety policies and best practices in place. Establishing strong relationships with fellow leaders in the industry has helped us to grow our team and provide incredible construction and landscape spaces for our clients.