Coroporate Social Responsibility - Health and Safety
The Board is committed to high standards of health and safety for all of its employees.
The Group has established a fully functional health and safety department which has full responsibility throughout the Group for developing and maintaining a positive health and safety culture for all aspects of the Group’s operations.
Each operating subsidiary has a health and safety Director who reports to the main Board via monthly Health and Safety meetings.
The Group operates in a particularly risky working environment and the Board is proud of its good safety record.
Despite this, the Board will continue to try and improve both health and safety awareness and its safety record throughout the Group.
The Group has focused on gaining accreditation for its Safety, Health and Environmental System and has achieved certification to OHSAS 18001 and BS EN ISO 14001.
Further site development for improved logistics and enhanced product output were implemented throughout the year.
In addition, there has been the development and deployment of innovative accident prevention systems for materials handling and operator access during steel erection.