Our security arm, Oakpark Security, is delighted to announce the result of its 2021 Approved Contractor status, placing it in the top 3% of security contractors in the UK.
Implemented by the Security Industry Authority (SIA) in consultation with representatives from across the Security industry, the main objective of the Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) is to raise performance standards in the Security Services sector by creating a framework for regulated businesses to develop and promote best practice.
Auditors had high praise for Oakpark and said that the company “…is a truly professional company which takes pride in its’ brand and the fact it is a market leader within its area of operation. Officers receive first class training tools and benefit package to support them in their role and they are fully supported by the company.”
As a result of this year’s assessment, Oakpark Security has increased its score from 131-points, awarded in 2020, to 139-points, awarded this year, 2021. A total increase of eight-points.
Peter Sutton, Head of Security Services said of the results: “This is a fantastic achievement for Oakpark and is reflective of the long-term commitment, energy and professionalism of our management team and staff. It is moments like this that inspire us to greater things. I cannot thank the management team, our ACS Consultant, Vertas Group and all the customers and staff involved for their incredible input to this result”.