The Directors of ARG Group have produced the following Policy Statement in respect of health and safety, in accordance with its duty under Section 2(3) of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and in fulfilling its obligations to both employees and the public who may be affected by its activities
It is our aim to achieve a working environment which is free of work-related accidents and ill-health and to this end we will pursue continuing improvements from year to year.
We undertake to discharge our statutory duties by:
Identifying hazards in the workplace, assessing the risks related to them and implementing appropriate preventative and protective measures.
Providing and maintaining safe work equipment.
Establishing and enforcing safe methods of work.
Recruiting and appointing personnel who have the skills, abilities and competence commensurate with their role and level of responsibility.
Ensuring that tasks given to employees are within their skills, knowledge and ability to perform.
Ensuring that technical competence is maintained through the provision of refresher training as appropriate.
Promoting awareness of health and safety and of good practice through the effective communications of relevant information.
Furnishing sufficient funds needed to meet these objectives.