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Health & Safety Guidance for Contractors

We are committed to ensuring the health, safety and welfare of our employees and that of all others affected by our undertakings. Contracts to supply goods or services will only be awarded to contractors who meet our health and safety requirements.

Successful contractors/suppliers are expected to demonstrate compliance with current health and safety legislation including:

  • a commitment to the health and safety of it's employees, clients and others.
  • up to date health and safety policies and procedures.
  • adequate risk assessment procedures.
  • an adequate system of monitoring and reporting accidents, incidents and ill health.
  • access to competent health and safety advice.
  • contracts are monitored to ensure compliance with contract standards and health and safety requirements.

Safety Guidelines for Contractors

Health and Safety is paramount in the manner that contracts are undertaken, accordingly we have established a guidance document to assist suppliers and contractors. The guidance document is available in the related documents section.