Celebrating Women in Construction Through Checkmate’s Newest Managers
Following both ‘International Women’s Day’ and ‘Women in Construction Week’ last month, we decided to catch up with 2 of our newest team-mates; Contracts Manager, Sarah Robertson, and Checkmate’s first ever female Site Supervisor, Charlene Clarke.
Investing in Our People
Continuing to invest in the training and development of our colleagues, we’re delighted to finish 2021 in style – with a veritable bouquet of new qualifications and accreditations!
Kieran Carlisle is announced as the winner of the Individual Rising Star Award at the ASFP event
Kieran Carlisle is announced as the winner of the Individual Rising Star Award at the ASFP event. Here's what the man himself had to say when he was interviewed shortly after receiving this fantastic accolade.
Kieran Carlisle is shortlisted as a finalist at the ASFP Awards
We are delighted to announce that our very own Kieran Carlisle has been shortlisted for the Individual Rising Star at the prestigious Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) Awards taking place on 26th November 2021.
Checkmate pledge over 2000 hours to UK charities
Supporting the communities in which we operate is vital for achieving effective delivery and positive relationships - and we are proud to go the extra mile in engaging and helping those around us – playing our part in creating a better society.
Checkmate Fire welcomes Rosse Systems to the Checkmate family
We are delighted to announce the addition of Rosse Systems Ltd into the Checkmate Fire Group. Together we are creating an unparalleled portfolio of solutions for the active and passive fire protection industry.
Congratulations to Stephen for passing the Association for Specialist Fire Protection Award
As part of the Employee Engagement Roadmap, which is foundation to ‘The Checkmate Way’, all employees are allocated half a day per month to invest in training as part of their Protected Learning Time (PLT) through the Checkmate Academy.
"I know I Need a Fire Risk Assessment...But Which Type?!"
We already know that a Fire Risk Assessment is a process that determines: the hazard from fire, the likelihood that there will be a fire and the consequences if one were to occur. But did you know there are actually 4 types of FRA?
Checkmate's New Commercial Director!
Huge congratulations to our Commercial Director, Craig M Bendall, for being promoted from commercial manager within his first 4 months at Checkmate!