We recognise that our suppliers and contractors are engaged in a wide range of activities, differ considerably in size and have varying experience in safety, health and environmental management. Ricardo Energy & Environment is therefore not prescriptive in its requirements although we do expect, as a minimum, that our suppliers:
For contractors working at our sites or working on our customers' sites, we require, in addition, compliance with relevant health & safety instructions which will be provided for each contract by the appointed contract supervising officer. In particular, we require that incidents are reported when working on Ricardo Energy & Environment sites or those of our clients that involve harm to people, equipment or the environment.
Incidents should be reported:
The report should include the following information:
The Useful Health & Safety Links page suggests resources for help and advice on improving safety, health and environmental performance.
Ricardo Energy & Environment has minimum expectations relating to the safety, health and environmental performance of our suppliers. These are:
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