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Security Accreditations

Obexion was created out of a necessity in the market for high security accredited roller security shutters. All Obexion security roller shutters are manufactured in the UK and have been tested and certified to LPS 1175, Issue 7, SR2 or SR3 standards. We have also been accredited under a considerable number of recognised health and safety awards, which reflects our commitment to maintaining the highest standards.

Please ask us for full details on any of our secure roller shutters accreditations or for copies of certificates.

Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB) assesses and certifies security systems and services against standards, such as BS, EN and LPS, developed in cooperation with manufacturers and insurers. Charter Global products and services are LPCB approved, demonstrating commitment to protecting people and property.

Obexion’s secure roller shutters have been successfully tested and certified to:

LPS 1175, Issue 7, SR2

Based upon medium domestic risk and lower commercial risk. Products certified to this level provide a level of resistance to opportunist attempts at forced entry, using bodily physical force and a range of hand tools, including those that create noise

LPS 1175, Issue 7, SR3

Based on a low commercial risk. Products certified to this level provide a moderate resistance to determined attempts of force using a bodily force and a wide range of hand tools with greater mechanical advantage, including those that create noise.

LPS 1175, Issue 7, SR4

Based on a medium commercial risk. Products certified to this level provide resistance to experienced determined attempts at forced entry using a wide range of hand tools and battery power tools, with a disregard for noise created.

LPS 1175, Issue 7, SR5

Based on a high commercial and mission critical risk. Products certified to this level provide resistance to experienced determined attempts at forced entry for extended periods of time, using a range of powerful battery tools lasting up to 10 minutes.

Secured by Design is the official UK Police flagship initiative supporting the principles of ‘designing out crime’ in homes and commercial premises through physical security and processes. Principles proven to achieve a reduction of crime risk by up to 75%, combine standards of physical security with well-tested principles of natural surveillance and defensible space.

Providing an accurate picture of how suppliers are protecting your business, ensuring Charter Global comply with legislation. Peace of mind and security that information and onsite practices are up-to-date and verified through an independent audit. There is a need to comply with EU Legislation, using Achilles UVDB for tenders that are over the EU threshold can save up to 30 days in the procurement process.

Setting out the criteria for a quality management system. The ISO 9001 standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management, the process approach and continual improvement. Using ISO 9001:2008 helps ensure that customers get consistent, good quality products and services – essential in the security market to ensure the manufacture of all products meet stringent security test standards.

Construction Services Card Scheme (CSCS) delivers a scheme for industry that confirms individuals working in the build environment have the necessary competence. The Scheme keeps a database of those working in construction that achieve, or can demonstrate they have already attained an agreed level of occupational competence.

Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) is dedicated to completing health and safety pre-qualification assessments to a nationally recognised and accepted threshold standard. CHAS is the largest health and safety assessment scheme in the UK.

Holding a valid SSIP Member Scheme certificate means that a contractor will have demonstrated their Stage 1 H&S competence by meeting the ‘core criteria’ as set out in the Construction (Design and Management) regulations or the H&S module in PAS91. This standard is recognised by the HSE and accreditation schemes that have quality assurance processes.

Safecontractor is a leading health and safety pre-qualification assessment scheme in the UK, with more than 210 major clients and over 20,000 contractor members. It is dedicated to promoting higher standards of competence and compliance through the provision of relevant industry specific and tailored health and safety assessments for all professions and sectors. The Safecontractor scheme is now used by many large organisations as a way of obtaining competent contractors.

Constructionline offers access to verified data on an extensive database of sub-contractors, saving time and money and reducing risk in the supply chain. All Constructionline registered supplier data is verified and updated daily, including financial information, insurance, experience and health and safety credentials.