The Safety Net, Yorkshire

Health and Safety!

The Safety Net Yorkshire is a local network of safety professionals covering all aspects of safety in the workplace, which has now grown to cover almost all aspects of service for your business requirements.

The Safety Net Yorkshire  started from customers who were happy with the quality of our workmanship and the cost effective solutions we provided for them.  From this our customers asked "what other services can we provide" and this is how  The Safety Net Yorkshire was born.  

The Safety Net Yorkshire is committed to bringing you the highest standards and most cost effective services available within a wide variety of disciplines.

Please click on the links to the left for the Service you require.

Cleaning Services

Squeaky Clean of York

We are a family run company offering high quality cleaning services to business in York and surrounding areas. Our staff are CRB checked and trained to provide a friendly and speedy service. Whatever the job our team will look after you.

We specialise in cleaning contracts for domestic and business customers. We can provide our services on a one-off or regular basis to suit your requirements.



Commercial Window Cleaning

Reliable and regular window cleaning services covering the whole of Yorkshire .

Since 1982 , Wilkinson's cleaning contractors has grown to be one of Yorkshires  leading, commercial and industrial window cleaning contractor. Our window cleaning contracts range from small residential blocks through to large commercial, high rise, office buildings and daily contracts covering Yorkshire and beyond .

With the latest high level, Water fed pole cleaning equipment, fully trained staff, committed management and an impeccable safety record, we guarantee to find a cost effective solution to any cleaning task. Please call to arrange a free site survey.

Electrical Services

Harrison Electrical is a small family run electrical firm based in York and covering the whole of north Yorkshire.

We mostly work in domestic homes and rented houses but we have plenty of experience in commercial and shop fitting projects.

We offer a 5 year workmanship guarantee, only employ apprentice trained electricians and trainees.

We cover all forms of electrical installation, alterations, maintenance and testing.

We only work within the specified regulations (part P of the building regs for domestic work) 

Please see more information.

Fire Protection & Fire Training Solutions

Ask youself a Question:
You don't use a fire extinguisher very often, but when you do need them, do you want them to work?

ADM Services (UK) Ltd (ADM FIRE) has a reputation for its quality Fire protection products and excellent customer service across Yorkshire and the UK. Call free on: 08000 934 987

It has always been our policy to provide Fire equipment to BSEN3 and the highest British standard.

The new portable Fire extinguishers we provide carry the British Standard Kitemark and also are manufactured to BSEN3, which gives you, the customer, an independent assurance of consistent quality and that the product is fit for its purpose, unless requested by the customer e.g. (CE marked).

First Aid Training and Supplies

First Rescue Training and Supplies Limited established in 2003 First Rescue is a Fully HSE Approved Company (Approval Number 18/08) and have become a trusted provider of high quality first aid training courses throughout the UK.

Gas and Plumbing Services

T.J.Whitelam Plumbing and Heating was established in 2005, We are proud members of the GAS SAFE REGISTER which has replaced the well known Corgi registration.

We also hold our bpec UHW certificate and our energy efficiency certificate.

I have over ten years experience  of all aspects of plumbing and heating, our business has gone from strength to strength, with a good base of loyal customers and also new customers being catered for. 

The services which we cover are new energy efficient boilers installed, un-vented cylinders, full central heating installation, landlord safety checks, maintenance work undertaken, boiler servicing and bathroom installation. We are also looking at making our future greener by installing rain water harvesters, solar panels and ground source heat pump, which in the long run will save us money and help save the planet.

If you have any questions then please don't hesitate to get in touch. 

Pest Control Services

We are a family firm who provide provide a rapid, personal service dealing with pest control problems quickly and efficiently. We specialise in ongoing contract work and job work that won’t break the bank.

We also supply pest control products for the commercial, domestic, industrial and agricultural sectors. We offer a fair costing, personal and honest service from a friendly, experienced firm. All our technicians are trained to the highest standard.

Free Survey

Some premises will require ongoing pest control maintenance to comply with the Food Safety Act. Others may do so for staffing or personal quality control reasons.

Click here to request a survey

Latest blog entries

posted by Ellen Newcombe 1 year 6 weeks ago

If you thought lemons were only good for adding to your G&T, think again.

Lemons not only taste fantastic in puddings and cake, but they also stave off illness and have a multitude of uses around the house.

Here are my top 10 uses of lemons that will help you clean your home:...

posted by Andy Barker 1 year 7 weeks ago

Pigeon can be a nuisance and cause all sorts of problems for landlords and property owners alike. Droppings and nesting can block gutters and down pipes as well as the risk to health from bacteria associated with there droppings.
There are many ways in which to deal with these pest humanely.If your premises are being troubled by pigeons give VermEx a call for a FREE survey.

posted by Ellen Newcombe 1 year 11 weeks ago

For many people Christmas 2013 was a disaster due to flooding and high winds. In York we were lucky this time, but York and the surrounding areas are prone to flooding and it is certain that we will have bad floods again sooner or later.

The good news is that floodwater in the UK is unlikely to make us ill. Even though sewerage may have contaminated the water it will be diluted and simple precautions will minimise any health risk. The bad news is that the biggest health...

posted by Ellen Newcombe 1 year 16 weeks ago

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I will soon be delving to the bottom of my linen drawer to bring out the tablecloth for its annual appearance and here are some of my tips to make sure it keeps on being whiter than white, year after year. 


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posted by Ellen Newcombe 1 year 21 weeks ago

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posted by Ellen Newcombe 1 year 23 weeks ago

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posted by Ellen Newcombe 1 year 26 weeks ago

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They are not dangerous if used properly. You will see a label on all cleaning products. These are required by law and use an international standard of pictographic labelling to indicate the potential danger of the product.

There is a...

posted by Andy Barker 1 year 26 weeks ago
Several businesses are closed every day as a result of a pest infestation,Sadly this is not always a temporary closure as businesses can suffer financially if their reputation is damaged.
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posted by Ellen Newcombe 1 year 28 weeks ago

Over the next couple of weeks thousands of young people will be leaving home to start out as students. As anxious parents you will want to make sure they have plenty of supplies to help them survive.

I have put together a list of the basic essentials they will need to keep their room or flat clean. I have kept the list brief because a) they probably won’t use much of it; b) they will be able to buy what they need at Uni and c) if they are in...

posted by Ellen Newcombe 1 year 30 weeks ago

We all loved the photos out this month of Prince George and his proud parents – it took me back a few years.

If you are someone who likes to have a clean house a baby can cause you a lot of stress: there is the additional mess of all their paraphernalia, there is the lack of sleep and a lack of time. Before you know it your beautiful house can become a mess.