Corporate Responsibility

We understand the actions we take affect the communities and environments we operate in. To Joseph Gallagher, this means acting responsibly in all that we do to add value, not only in our commercial activities, but beyond, to the local communities, our environments, our people and the quality of our work.

Our Foundations of Responsibility


Life is a way of working that promotes our primary goal; For everyone to go home safely everyday!


Our decisions are made with the understanding of the potential impact on today and in the future.


We are involved in many initiatives, supporting charitable organisations & promoting fundraising.


We aim to create a lasting impression and value in the communities in which we operate by creating opportunities.


We strive to maintain high quality to meet customer expectations with our "right first time" policy.  

Our People

To employ the best people, we invest in training & development, ensuring our people are our biggest strength.


JGL is changing the culture of construction. By engendering a work pace that fosters open and honest reporting, we are market leaders in educating and training our people through our principle of LIFE (Living Incident Free Everyday). We are committed to ensuring a safe workplace, where education regarding H&S underpins everything we do. Our people are the core of our business and that is why LIFE is so critical in everything we do:we believe it is possible to send everyone home safely everyday. 

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Health and Safety LIFE

Joseph Gallagher recognises its operations directly impact on the environment and therefore we continually assess the environmental implications of our activities.

Our decisions are made with the understanding of the potential impact of today and in the future. We are ISO 9001:2004 registered and seek to maintain and instigate continued improvements, such as recycling materials, protection of our surroundings and the well-being of our neighbours is paramount.

We extend our environmental awareness to our clients, sub-contractors and suppliers and seek co-operation at all times in all activities, minimising adverse effects.

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Joseph Gallagher environmental

Charity Work

  • The Joseph Gallagher Group donates £5,000 to the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity

  • The Joseph Gallagher Group - Supporting The Salvation Army Christmas Present Appeal 2018

  • Lighthouse Club is Joseph Gallagher’s ‘Charity of the Year’

  • We've raised £588 for charity with our Observation Cards

  • We've raised £393 for Charity with our Observation Cards!

  • Raising vital funds for Bloodwise!


We deliverer our projects with an aim to benefit the local communities by creating opportunities for the local people, to work in their area in skilled and non-skilled employment with apprenticeships for young adults.

We appreciate that some of our projects may be intrusive. Wherever possible, we aim to minimise disturbance in the communities in which we work.

Helping the community

It is our policy to maintain a quality system designed to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers, therefore ISO 9001:2008 Is fundamental to our business. It provides the platform for our system and is essential for our 'right first time' philosophy. Our approach to quality control is industry leading with on-going review of specific measurable quality objectives, we have an established quality management system that ensures employees are meeting those objectives.

BSI ISO 9001:2015     Quality Policy 

Joseph Gallagher high quality
Our People

Joseph Gallagher has a wealth of experience with fully trained personnel who are capable of delivering major infrastructure projects nationally and globally. The company prides itself on the professionalism, motivation and loyalty of its workforce, many whom have been with the company since its inception.

Our business wouldn't be where it is today if it wasn't for the hard work and determination of our dedicated employees, therefore we invest in training and development, ensuring our people are our biggest strength. We support our employees through fully integrated academic programmes such as CSCS, Safety Awareness, CPCS, CITB Site Safety Plus Scheme, NVQ's, Apprenticeships, Degrees and many more training courses that are specific to the employee's and company requirements.

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Joseph Gallagher's people