HEALTH & SAFETY POLICY STATEMENT
Bakerail Services is a diversified company, offering our clients specialist and dedicated support in the field of Railway Infrastructure Systems Engineering.
Bakerail Services Limited are fully committed to achieving the highest standards of Health and Safety believing that their most valuable assets are their employees, contractors and clients and It is without prejudice that Bakerail Services aims to reduce the risks to these groups.
Bakerail Services is fully aware of its obligations under the current Health and Safety at Work Act and all other laws and acts pertaining to its business, and is committed to meeting those obligations. The successful management of health and safety is a key objective throughout the company and this Policy details the standards expected of employees and contractors in maintaining a responsible attitude with regard to the wellbeing of themselves and others.
Hazards associated with all work activities will be identified, the risk of harm either eliminated or minimised, so far as is reasonably practicable, through a process of assessment, control, instruction, training and supervision to ensure that Bakerail services meets its obligations to provide safe and healthy working conditions, equipment and systems of work.
Bakerail Services supports the concept of consultation with its staff on health and safety matters including the defined reporting and emergency procedures. All staff are aware of the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR), the provision of Information, instruction, resources, training and supervision are key to effective safety management within the organisation. To help the company fulfil this requirement it will engage the services of competent health and safety advice specific to the nature of its business operations.
The Managing Director will take ownership and implement the company’s health and safety policy and recommend where changes are required to meet business and legislative requirements.
To maintain the commitment made by Bakerail Services, the company will continually measure, monitor, revise and record where necessary, the performance of the company to ensure so far as is reasonably practicable health and safety standards are maintained.
The Managing Director has overall responsibility and accountability for all Health and Safety matters within the Company. The Management Systems Co-ordinator reports to the Managing Director and has responsibility for implementing and communicating this policy within the organisation.
This Policy will be distributed to all staff and reviewed on an annual basis.