Hydraulic & Pallet Truck Services Ltd regards the promotion of health and safety within its businesses as an essential part of its responsibilities and recognises that effective health and safety management improves performance and reduces injuries and ill health, costs and liabilities. This includes the health and safety of employees, contractors and visitors to our site and of our employees at any site or travelling between sites in the course of their work for us.
Everyone who works for Hydraulic & Pallet Truck Services Ltd has a shared responsibility for the maintenance of a safe and healthy working environment. Disciplinary action will follow failure to take such responsibility. This includes the management of health and safety, the responsibility to work in a safe manner, to follow all laid down safety procedures, to wear appropriate protective clothing and to identify potential hazards.
Hydraulic & Pallet Truck Services Ltd will establish arrangements for the effective planning, organisation,
control, monitoring and review of health and safety, and will regularly review and develop this Policy
Hydraulic & Pallet Truck Services will appoint at least one competent person (a Health and Safety Champion) to assist in complying with Health and Safety Law and promoting proactive health and safety management, and will give the person appointed adequate training, information, and time to carry out their duties. The objectives of this role will be agreed with the Hydraulic & Pallet Truck Services Management.
Hydraulic & Pallet Truck Services will:
4th January 2011