The Regulatory Compliance Department is responsible for both the SCSA licensing and the Occupational Health and Safety of all services and premises of FSWS and its directorates and agencies. This department prevents and tackles risk in the workplace, taking necessary actions to reduce or eliminate such risks. It is responsible for appointing/training and coordinating with the Health and Safety representatives and assistant representatives. It also ensures that policies and procedures, particularly those pertaining to Health and Safety, are regularly updated to reflect mandatory requirements.
This department also acts as a central point so that all services rendered by FSWS are granted and renewed licence to operate. This department assists and coordinates inspections by competent bodies like the Social Care Standards Authority (SCSA). It regularly liaises with the foundation managers and the Social Care Standards Authority to ensure that the foundation delivers the best possible standards of practice to the service user and that adhere to the national standards as per license issued by the competent body.