The Scaffolding Association, the UK’s largest trade association for the scaffolding industry, announces new partnership with uCheck, a market-leading background screening provider

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Press Release

Published: May 26, 2023

The Scaffolding Association formally announces partnership with uCheck to bring its range of services to members of the Scaffolding Association. uCheck provides rapid screening to over 30,000 organisations. From their range of Home Office Approved DBS Checks, to Right to Work and Identity Checks, they can give clients peace of mind that they’re hiring the right people for the job. Their online HR Platform allows you to track checks quickly and easily, and is built with security in mind – they are ISO 27001 and Cyber Essentials certified. uCheck will give members of the Scaffolding Association access to their online platform completely free of charge, in addition to a discount of up to 24% on all screening checks, including DBS, Right to Work and Digital Identity Verification. The standard registration fee will also be waived.

Jack Lander, Head of Business Development, uCheck says of the partnership:

“It’s great to partner with the Scaffolding Association. Our partnership allows us to help members make safer recruitment decisions, with preferential rates on all our screening checks, including DBS, Right to Work and Digital Identity Verification.” 

Trish Meyer, Head of Partnerships, Scaffolding Association stated:

“Some partnerships just make sense, and this partnership is one of them. Our members work in all types of environments and organisations and sometimes that means undertaking a screening process prior to commencing work on site. By offering screening checks at a preferential rate, our members can offer the peace of mind that clients are looking for in a cost-effective and timely way.”

Scaffolding Association members should have received an email with further details on the benefit and how to redeem. Members can also contact the uCheck team directly by calling 0300 140 0022 or emailing [email protected]


Notes for editors

The Scaffolding Association is the UK’s largest dedicated trade association representing the Scaffolding and Access industry.

The construction sector employs 2.7 million people, contributes over £100bn to the UK economy which is 7% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

Press contact: Chris Seaton – [email protected] or 07979 531464