Statement of Intent

The health, safety and welfare of all employees and any person who is not an employee but who may be affected by the Company´s operation is of paramount importance to Xylem Water Solutions.
 
The Company will take all reasonably practical precautions to ensure compliance with this objective by providing.
 
  • A safe working environment by taking into consideration the design, construction and maintenance of all plant and equipment provided.
 
  • A safe system of work. The Company´s operations are not limited to workshop facilities but embrace site operations, with the associated risks of construction and maintenance work.
 
  • Adequate instruction, information, training and supervision.
 
  • A full assessment of all substances in use and work activities undertaken to determine any health risks resulting from these, together with appropriate controls and/or protection as may be deemed necessary.
 
  • Effective first aid facilities and medical surveillance programmes.
 
  • Effective fire prevention and fire control procedures.
 
  • Personal protective equipment as appropriate.
 
  • Employee awareness programmes.

 

  • Formal risk assessments, including industry genetic assessments where appropriate.
 
  • Formal safety inspection and audit programmes. safety communication programmes.
 
  • Formal documented health and safety policies.
 

Installation and service personnel receive appropriate health and safety training for the work undertaken, including .
 
  • Work in confined spaces.
 
  • Abrasive wheels regulations.
 
  • Site safety.
 
  • Personal protective equipment.
 
  • Electricity at work regulations.
 
  • The use of emergency escape equipment.
 
  • Portable aluminium scaffolding.
 
  • Noise at work.
 
  • Slinging and banksman.
 
  • British Red Cross appointed person/ emergency first aid training.
 

This list is not exhaustive

Risk Assessments