Sportsafe UK Ltd was founded in 1997 by Jonathan Neill. During this time Sportsafe has expanded beyond all recognition from a team of two to now more than 95 staff at three locations in Essex (head office), Manchester and Scotland with international expansion planned during the next two years to Germany, the Middle East and Australia.
Sportsafe offers installation, inspection and sales of sports and fitness equipment to more than 12,000 customers from the Shetland Isles to the South Coast in the UK, including private schools, sports centres, care homes and more than 120 county councils and fire, police and NHS authorities.
We are proud to be the only provider across the UK to hold UKAS accreditation to ISO 17020:2012* for sports equipment inspections, ensuring the highest quality inspections for our clients.
*Our accreditation is limited to those activities described on our UKAS Schedule of Accreditation for inspections only.
We strive to put you, our customer at the heart of everything we do. We succeed by delivering quality – whether it’s the equipment we supply, the excellence of our inspections or the pride that we take in providing the very best customer service.
Sportsafe has six core values Pride, Trust, Quality, Enjoyment & Passion, Integrity and Respect which are the backbone of the company’s vision for the future.
Trust - in colleagues
We put faith in our colleagues, helping and inspiring them to give their best.
Integrity - with all colleagues & customers
We are motivated by honesty, consideration and quality of service.
Pride - in what we do and how we do it
We work hard to succeed and we celebrate our achievements.
Quality - right the first time
We admire quality; in the work we do and the service we provide.
Enjoyment & Passion - a great working environment
We are passionate about transforming lives and helping communities, and we want colleagues to enjoy their work and clients to enjoy our service.
Respect - for all colleagues & customers
We respect innovation, hard work and community involvement.
Operational Excellence - attention to detail
We believe in getting all the details right in every sense. Ensuring all our inspections are logged accurately on all our systems, the drive time is minimized, the reports are accurate, the remedial work quotation is accurate, the dates for remedial work are swift, the stock arrives on time, the inspector is carefully scheduled and at every stage we know where the order is in our process and so we can keep the customer briefed on their order.
Colchester - Head Office
North West Office