Health & Safety
David Smith Contractors Ltd & David Smith Plant Hire recognise the duty of complying with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 as of prime importance whilst providing a range of high quality civil engineering services. This is ensured
through various measures and safeguards we have in place;
- Relevant information with the necessary instructions, supervision and training shall be provided by our company with further training courses and inductions being provided when necessary.
- We shall aim to provide a safe environment for our workers, visitors and all other persons not in the company’s employment to ensure that the company’s activities do not expose them to risks of their health and safety.
- Our company maintain a database of COSHH (control of substances hazardous to health) information and provide assessments for all products of a hazardous nature, specifically for each site.
- Every member of our staff has achieved as a minimum requirement a CSCS/CPCS accreditation.
David Smith Contractors Ltd (the “Organisation”) recognises the importance of environmental protection and is committed to operating its business responsibly and in compliance with all legal requirements relating to the provision of construction, demolition and related services.It is the organisation’s declared policy to operate with and to maintain good relations with all regulatory bodies.
It is the organisation’s objective to carry out all measures reasonably practicable to meet, exceed or develop all necessary or desirable requirements and to continually improve environmental performance through the implementation of the following;
a) Assess and regularly re-assess the environmental effects of the organisation’s activities
b) Training of employees in environmental issues
c) Minimise the production of waste
d) Minimise material wastage
e) Minimise energy wastage
f) Promote the use of recyclable and renewable materials
g) Reduce and/or limit the production of pollutants to water, land or air
h) Control noise emissions form operations
i) Minimise the risk to the general public and employees from operations and activities undertaken by the organisation
This policy is communicated to all employees, suppliers and sub-contractors and is made available to the public.
Signed: David Smith…………………..
Name: David Smith
Title: Managing Director
Date: 26th June 2013