Julius Rutherfoord & Co Memberships and Accreditations

JR&Co effectively manages and delivers services (including staff, contractors, materials, consumables etc) to the required standards across our client’s premises through our rigid adherence to our ISO accredited Quality, Safety, Health and Environmental, (QSHE), Management System. The System was last audited by the NQA in November 2019 and our accreditation successfully extended to 2020.

This continuously improving management system is the beating heart at the centre of our business. It means that every process, procedure, project and plan draws on our 29 years’ experience of providing the highest standards by ensuring every person in our organisation knows exactly what is expected of them. It means that the unique nature of not only every client, but every space within every building to be cleaned for every client is documented. It means that if individuals change, new team members can be trained with our retained knowledge, it means that both scheduled and unscheduled events can be managed, it means nothing is left to chance.

BS EN ISO 9001 : 2015

BS EN ISO 9001 : 2015

JR&Co's Quality Management System is accredited to ISO 9001 Standard. This ensures we deliver high quality services and customer experiences to our clients. It means that we constantly check, inspect, audit and train across our business and work to best practice policies and procedures which are thoroughly documented and regularly reviewed.

BS EN ISO 14001 : 2015

BS EN ISO 14001 : 2015

JR&Co's ISO 14001 certified environmental management system allows JR&Co to control the impact of our operations on the environment now and in future. It covers the chemical free cleaning materials we use across our customers sites and all aspects of resource management with a focus on carbon reducation and eliminating plastic waste from our operations.

BS OHSAS 18001

BS OHSAS 18001

Our BS OHSAS 18001 accreditation ensures we are compliant with all Health and Safety legislation and we have the required policies, procedures and controls needed to achieve the best possible working conditions and workplace health and safety, aligned to internationally recognised best practice.

British Institute of Cleaning Science

British Institute of Cleaning Science

Having a BICSc Accredited Training Academy at our head office ensures that we bring our clients the latest industry thinking and innovation and certifies the cleaners we employ to operate across our sites are trained in our accredited training academy and educated to industry level standards fulfil their role effectively, meaning safer cleaner environments.

The Planet Mark Certified

The Planet Mark Certified

In 2019 we received The Planet Mark accreditation, reflecting our commitment to reduce our carbon emissions by 5% year on year and continuing to invest in the communities in which we live and work.

Disability Confident Committed

Disability Confident Committed

Our certification reflects our commitment to ensuring that disabled people, and those with long term health conditions, have the opportunity to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations at JR&Co.

Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM) Corporate Member

Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM) Corporate Member

The Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management is known for promoting excellence and embedding professional standards, and ensures JR&Co’s compliance is the best in the industry to guarantee excellence across our sites.

Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS)

Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS)

JR&Co are members of the Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) used to assess the competence of non-construction related contractors. We use CHAS to demonstrate we comply with and have sound management of all current health and safety legislation.

Environment Agency Upper Tier Waste Carrier

Environment Agency Upper Tier Waste Carrier

JR&Co are registered as an upper tier waste carrier.

Alcumus SafeContractor Accreditation

Alcumus SafeContractor Accreditation

Being a part of the Safe Contractor scheme reassures our clients that Health and Safety is being handled correctly and we have suitable and sufficient processes that meet the legal requirement to operate across our sites.