MODERN ANTI-SLAVERY AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING POLICY
The aim of this Modern Anti-Slavery and Human Trafficking policy is to define our commitment and that expected of our Employees and Suppliers, to a zero-tolerance approach to slavery, exploitation and human trafficking and a committed to ensuring that there is no modern slavery, exploitation or human trafficking in our supply chains or in any part of our business and as far as possible: not in any part of the our Employees lives or that of their families.
This Policy embraces the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and is embraced by numerous other Company documents, Processes Policies and Procedures: Recruitment Process, Ethical Purchasing Policy, Corporate Social Responsibility, Company Values and Work Ethics, Behavioural Standards and Diversity and Equality Policies and the Whistle Blowing Procedure.
The Advantage One Security Modern Anti-Slavery and Human Trafficking policy reflects our promise to act ethically and with integrity in all our business relationships, expecting all those who work with us or within; to act as ethically as the Business and treat others as we expect to be treated ourselves. We implement and enforce effective systems and controls to ensure slavery and human trafficking are not occurring anywhere in our Business or in our supply chains.
Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking defined:
Modern slavery is a term used to encompass slavery, servitude, forced and compulsory labour, bonded and child labour and human trafficking. Human trafficking is where a person arranges or facilitates the travel of another person with a view to that person being exploited. Modern slavery is a crime and a violation of fundamental human rights.
At Advantage One Security, we truly value each and every one of our Employees and take pride in our efforts in ensuring the best possible working conditions, both inside work and at home. We will do everything possible that all those who are employed by Advantage One Security and those who we work with, are as committed to our Anti Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Policy as we are.
We aim to do this by:
If you feel that you, or anyone you know may be subject to mistreatment either described in this policy, or in any way that you feel is not appropriate, please make contact with us, so that we may help and support you and/or those you are trying to protect.
You can contact us in any way – one option: Advantage One Head Office freephone number: 0800 328 1386
In addition to supporting our Employees, through our Social Responsibility Policy Advantage One Security operates a Community Reach Out Scheme, in which we have the ability to offer some operational and in some cases; financial support to those in Hardship in your Community. If you feel that there is a scheme, charity or a person who is in desperate need of help, please talk to your Line Manager to see if our Reach out Scheme can help.
J W Haigh