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At Mark Luck Ltd, we make all our policies available to clients and we are always as open, honest and transparent as possible. Our core values have enabled us to thrive within the industry for over 90 years and our family-run business is always committed to great services. Take a look at some of our policies below and get in touch to find out more or ask us any questions.
Where there’s Muck, there’s Luck!
We are committed to protecting the environment in all its business activities and uphold the prevention of pollution and protection of the environment as fundamental to its business activities.
We acknowledge and accept our legal requirements and have programs and procedures in place to assist compliance. These include training and testing of employees, exchanging information, participating in business sector groups and identifying new practices or methods to improve stated aims.
We are committed to protecting the environment through the services in a manner that is protective of human health and the environment. We will eliminate or minimise any releases into the atmosphere, land or water in amounts that may result in harm to the health of the public and the environment. We will instruct employees to further their understanding of environmental matters and to promote job performance on all environmental matters.
We will undertake business activities in a manner designed to minimise hazards to the environment and risk to our employees and others in the vicinity of our operations through safe working practices and operating procedures. Our drivers receive training on emergency procedures, providing them with knowledge to help in emergency situations. We will make available to all employees information related to any undertaking or operation that we believe may have adverse environmental consequences or present health or safety hazards.
We require and encourage employees to report any condition that may create a danger to the environment and will provide, if required, a confidential means to do so.
Waste reduction and recycling
We will endeavour to use environmentally safe transportation and disposal services to minimise the volume of waste generated by our activities and will implement and manage recycling programs. As a priority, we will seek and explore opportunities to recycle waste.
Health and safety
We pride ourselves on our health and safety practises and procedures. Our staff and clients are our first priority at all times. We are committed to achieving and maintaining the highest standard of health, safety and welfare at all times by following UK Health and Safety Guidelines and Legislation.
All our drivers have a MPQC Driver Skills card. The training leading to the achievement of this card has been designed specifically to increase the safety awareness of drivers and to encourage safe behaviour at industry sites, delivery sites and on the road. Our drivers are also qualified in CPC, SUD (Safe Urban Driving). They must all complete their FORS Training modules before they are allowed to drive.
We have external consultants from Systems4Safety who come in and do regular checks
We belong to TfL’s Freight Operators Recognition Scheme (FORS) which offers practical advice & guidance to freight operators in London, to help encourage safer & more environmentally-focussed drivers
We encourage our drivers with the cycle to work scheme
We are members of Safe Contractors. We are also getting Construction Line Gold
All of our drivers are given the relevant Health & Safety training. This training covers both on-site safety & waste handling procedures
We issue British Standard certified Personal Protective Equipment to all of our staff which is recorded & re-issued when necessary
All of our road-going vehicles are fitted with 4 way cameras, tracking devices & auto-sheeting systems. Our vehicles are fully complaint and safe. We are getting direct vision standard (Safety through London)
We have fully qualified first aiders on site at all times
At our fully licensed Materials Recycling Facility safety is paramount. Initial Site Safety inductions & regular Health & Safety refresher courses are undertaken by all employees