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Altrad Group Vision:

Everyone within Altrad has a shared responsibility for the health, safety and wellbeing of themselves and those around them. We will foster a culture of safety leadership and prevention of incidents throughout our global operations, preventing work-related injuries and achieving the very highest safety standards. We will seek to minimise our impact on the environment in all our operations.

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Beyond Zero represents Altrad’s core value of preventing injuries and minimising our impact on the environment.
Through leadership, behaviours and innovation we will nurture a safety culture that allows us to operate beyond the minimum expectations and targets.
We shall never be complacent. Our journey Beyond Zero means we will always be vigilant in our drive for continuous improvement.

The Health and Safety of our employees and those affected by our activities, including all interested parties, is fundamental to our business.

We have a fully ingrained, integrated approach to Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality management which demonstrates our commitment to our people, the environment and stakeholders.

Our integrated management system has been audited and certified to the internationally recognised standards of ISO9001 (Quality Management), OHSAS18001 (Health and Safety Management) and ISO14001 (Environmental Management).

We promote a positive, just and fair safety culture throughout the company’s workforce.

This positive culture is enhanced by our employee led behavioural safety scheme, where our workforce is empowered to be responsible for their own and others health and safety, helping us drive towards zero accidents and incidents.

Our line management accountability actively encourages our workforce to manage the SHEQ aspects within their sphere of responsibility.

We invest in the training and development of our employees to ensure they are competent to carry out the tasks they are assigned.

We recognise our interaction with the environment and aim to manage all our work and its impacts to prevent environmental damage and conserve natural resources.

We continually strive to improve our performance by interacting with all interested parties, promoting best practice and innovation, thereby surpassing their expectations for the quality of service we provide.

Corporate Social Responsibility

Altrad NSG is committed to managing the social, environmental and ethical impacts of our activities and those of our supply chain. We aim to ensure our activities make a contribution to a sustainable future and provide a positive impact on our interested parties including customers, employees, regulators, investors, suppliers, the community and the environment.

The Company acknowledges its responsibility with regard to the Modern Slavery Act 2015.

Altrad NSG will not work with or, purchase goods or services from any company knowingly involved in human trafficking, slavery, servitude and forced or compulsory labour as defined by the act.

Our Corporate Social Responsibility Policy integrates our business values and operations by:

  • Improving our environmental performance through implementation of our environmental policies

  • Ensuring a high level of business performance while minimising and effectively managing risk

  • Encouraging dialogue with local communities for mutual benefit to include recruitment of local labour wherever possible and to create employment opportunities to a wider audience

  • Registering and resolving customer complaints

  • Supporting and encouraging our employees to help local community organisations and activities in our region

  • Operating an equal opportunities policy for all present and potential future employees

  • Offering our employees clear and fair terms of employment and provide resources to enable their continual development through investment in training

  • Maintaining a clear and fair employee remuneration policy and shall maintain forums for employee consultation and business involvement

  • Providing safeguards to ensure that all employees are treated with respect and without sexual, physical or mental harassment

  • Providing, and striving to maintain, a clean, healthy and safe working environment

  • Upholding the values of honesty, partnership and fairness in our relationships with stakeholders

  • Operating in a way that safeguards against unfair business practices and bribery


Accreditations & Membership

We are members of BSI (British Standards Institute).
BSI certified to: ISO9001, ISO14001 and OHSAS18001.
We have been verified by Achilles.
Accredited to: Building Confidence – UK construction supplier scheme.
Accredited to: FPAL – Oil and Gas sector supplier scheme
Accredited to: UVDB – UK Utilities supplier scheme.
Accredited to: RISQS – UK Rail Industry supplier scheme.
We hold SSIP verification for: CHAS (Contractors Health and Safety Scheme).
We hold SSIP verification for: Constructionline
We hold Supply Chain Sustainability School Silver Status.
Accredited to: Safecontractor.
We are verified members of IRATA (Industrial Rope Access Trade Association) International.
Accredited to: NASC (National Access & Scaffolding Confederation).
Accredited to: TICA (Thermal Insulation Contractors Association).
Accredited to: ECIA (Engineering Construction Industry Association).
Accredited to: WJA (Water Jetting Association).