Health and Safety
Health and Safety Expertly Handled
Health & Safety is a key business priority and we believe
that excellence in this area can create value across the supply
chain. Our approach is to align our H&S systems and strategies
with core business objectives and focus on delivering low cost,
high impact solutions that benefit all parties.
In practice, this means that we prioritise H&S initiatives
that will add value across the supply chain. We also clearly assign
ownership and accountability for H&S initiatives at every level
of the business.
In addition, we have developed routes of communication that
effectively spread the message and raise awareness of health and
Progress is monitored and measured through a number of tools,
including SMAT, a behavioural safety-based observation programme.
Continuous improvement in health & safety is encouraged through
benchmarking and sharing best practice via national forums.
Jewson's progress and achievements in the field have been
recognised by a number of prestigious awards including three
National Occupational Health & Safety Awards from ROSPA (Royal
Society for the Prevention of Accidents).