Summit and our employees recognise the legal obligations placed on them by the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and of any other statutory provisions and Health and Safety regulations applying to our activities, with regards to:

  • Provision of adequate control of the Health and Safety risks arising from our work activities
  • Provision and maintenance of plant and systems of work that are safe and without risks to health
  • Consultation with our employees including sub-contractors we may engage on matters affecting their health and safety
  • Provision and maintenance of a safe and healthy working environment with adequate welfare facilities and arrangements on projects under our control
  • Ensuring that all employees are competent to do their tasks and give them adequate training
  • Provision and maintenance of a safe means of access to and egress from all workplaces at our offices or on sites where we are the Principal Contractor
  • Prevention of incidents resulting in personal injury, property damage and cases of work-related ill health
  • The safety of; and absence of risks to health in connection with the use, handling, storage, transportation and disposal of materials and substances
  • Provision of such information, instruction, training and supervision as is necessary to ensure that work may be carried out safely either at First Floor, St. Georges House, 2 - 4 Eastern Road, Romford, RM1 3PJ or on site without risks to health
  • Reviewing and revising this policy at regular intervals not exceeding annually.

Employees and sub-contractors have a duty to co-operate in the operation of this policy by fulfilling the responsibilities placed upon them.

 

As stated, the operations of the company and this policy will be reviewed at regular intervals or in light of changing company circumstances, procedures and legislation.  These changes will be brought to the attention of employees and others whose health and safety might be affected by such changes.

 

To make sure we are abreast of all current developments as regards to Health and Safety issues, we use a highly qualified external company to audit everything we do. They also provide essential training to Summit operatives and sub-contractors.

 

The contact details are:

 

Courtley (Health & Safety) Ltd

5 Platinum Court

Alchemy Way

Knowsley

Liverpool

L33 7XN

 

Tel:   0870 300 8174

Fax:  0870 300 8175

Web:   www.courtley.com

E-mail: info@courtley.com