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Shield Safety Group, the Administrator of the scheme, is a leading provider of Food Safety, Fire Safety and Health & Safety Software as a Service (SaaS), supported by consultancy services delivered by the UK’s largest team of Environmental Health Practitioners. Based in Manchester’s unique Northern Quarter, Shield Safety believes in making safety simple for every business in the UK.

About Us

45/47 – 1st Floor Newton Street,
Northern Quarter,
M1 1FT

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Register for Safe to Trade 

By clicking the "REGISTER FOR SAFE TO TRADE TODAY" button, your business location will be registered as a member of the Safe to Trade Scheme (STTS) for an initial period of 12 months. Please download and retain a copy of our terms & conditions to know your right of withdrawal from the scheme. As a member of the STTS, the information you provide to the STTS is used to determine your STTS status, which is displayed publicly at and may be shared with Local and Central Authority.

Register for FREE today

With some businesses reopening from April 12th, we are focused on helping businesses welcome back customers and employees safely. Public protection is our priority. 

Hertfordshire and Broxbourne Councils are putting in place the Safe to Trade Scheme managed by Shield Safety Group. The scheme sets the consumer safety standard and its commitment to public safety. It is completely free and we need you to act now. 

 Getting your business accredited will enable you to:

- Show customers and employees your commitment to their safety

- Display your window sticker, certificate and listing on the online register

- Be confident knowing that your premises are protected by COVID-19 control measures

- Access to the latest legislative changes and interpreted guidance

- Access expert advice and support through the helpline

Are your customers confident that your business is COVID-19 secure?

Next steps...

  • Your onboarding welcome email will explain all you need to know
  • One of experts will be in touch to hand hold you through the process
  • You'll have instant access to our helpline
  • And remember, we're here to help you achieve Safe to Trade status - consumer standard, public protection is our priority and instil consumer confidence

Trust Safe to Trade - what's included? 

Register now for the Safe to Trade Scheme and you will immediately access services and guidance from our expert team of safety practitioners, including:  

 On-site visit to help advise on COVID-19 controls and your risk assessment 
 COVID–19 advice line, including expert advice from a team of Environmental Health Practitioners
 COVID-19 risk assessment template
 COVID-19 checklists for ongoing monitoring
 Award-winning health and safety compliance software
 COVID-19 eLearning and training for managers 
 Scheme updates as COVID-19 legislation changes 
 Media pack including accreditation certificate, window sticker and web pack. The media contains a QR code that consumers can scan to provide feedback

Additionally, your business will be listed on the Safe to Trade Public Register which is available to Local Authorities and members of the public.