The Management of ARCHAEOLOGICAL MANAGING SERVICES LTD trading as FOUNDATIONS ARCHAEOLOGY recognises that it he a legal duty of care towards protecting the health and safety of his employees and others that may be affected by the company’s activities.  The successful management of health and safety is a key management objective. In order to discharge its responsibilities the management will:

  • Operate its business in compliance with the Company’s Safety Management System [Policies and Procedures] or United Kingdom Law, whichever is the more stringent.
  • Provide an organisational structure that clearly defines the responsibilities for health and safety, and for ensuring that the systems and procedures relating to this policy statement are rigorously applied.
  • Ensure that all persons employed have reasonable experience and/or the training necessary, to achieve the level of competence required to ensure their own health and safety and that of other employees who maybe affected by their work activities.
  • Systematically identify all hazards and their associated risks, and take such steps as are required to reduce risks to an acceptable level.
  • Ensure that any company who is contracted to carry out work on behalf of FOUNDATIONS ARCHAEOLOGY is able to demonstrate that it pays due regard to health, safety and welfare matters.
  • Bring this Policy Statement to the attention of all employees and seek their co-operation in supporting FOUNDATIONS ARCHAEOLOGY management in its efforts to achieve and maintain a healthy and accident free work place.

This Policy Statement together with its associated organisational arrangements and procedures will be subject to continuous review to reflect business activities.  In addition the undersigned will carry out a formal review of this Policy Statement and its associated procedures within two years.

Signed:    Roy King

Title:        Managing Director

Date:        02/08/12