The Thamesgate Group is committed to delivering the highest levels of customer service and product quality as a supplier of electrical, energy and building services. The policies covered on this page include:
All policies are reviewed annually.
1. General statement
At The Thamesgate Group we recognise the need to integrate our business values and operations with the expectations of stakeholders – clients, employees, suppliers and the needs of the wider community and environment in which we operate. This commitment to our corporate social responsibility is recognised as follows:
2. Business Standards and Ethics
The Thamesgate Group is committed to carrying out all aspects of its business in accordance with rigorous commitment to related legal, professional and ethical standards.
3. Health and Safety
The Thamesgate Group operates a SAFEContractor certified Health & Safety management system and is committed to achieving continuous improvement and the provision of a clean, safe and healthy working environment for its employees.
The Thamesgate Group aims to provide a fair and equal opportunities employment environment, providing individuals with the opportunity to develop and progress their development within the group. Thamesgate operates an apprentice scheme for people looking to enter our related industries and provides funding and time-off for employee development and training. Thamesgate operates an Equal Opportunities Policy for all employees and provide a clear and fair remuneration policy, with safeguards to ensure all employees are treated fairly with respect and without any form of harassment.
The Thamesgate business relies on meeting our stated objective of ‘no dissatisfied customers’. All our employees and sub-contractors are responsible for ensuring a professional, efficient, effective and honest relationship is maintained with our customers, at all times. We manage the quality of our products and services through our ISO9001 Quality Management System and strive for continuous improvement. We proactively seek feedback on our performance and maintain an open communications policy to ensure we fulfill the requirements of this policy.
The Thamesgate Group is committed through our ISO 14001 Environmental Management System to the environment and seeks to reduce our environmental impact throughout our operations. The Thamesgate Group collects and recycles waste materials wherever practical and possible.
The Thamesgate Group monitors its energy usage in accordance with ISO50001 and promotes energy management and renewable power. The company provides consultancy, audits and related product solutions that it endeavors to use throughout its operations.
The Thamesgate Group seeks suppliers who share similar values and encourages its suppliers to adopt responsible business policies and practices.
Thamesgate encourages an active dialogue with its local community and organisations and supports local activities with its employees for mutual benefit. The company supports the following charities: MacMillan, NewLife Foundation and the NSPCC.
The Managing Director is responsible for the implementation of this policy and ensuring that resources are made available throughout the Thamesgate Group to meet our corporate social responsibilities.
The Thamesgate Group is committed to operating throughout its organisation, client and supply chain in the most ethical manner possible. To achieve this Thamesgate strives to ensure that:
1. General statement
The Thamesgate Group acknowledges the importance of energy as a necessary resource for successfully meeting its operational objectives and corporate strategy. Thamegate is committed to responsible energy management and will practice energy efficiency throughout its premises and operations, using plant, equipment and resources in the most cost-effective manner to achieve this goal. Thamesgate will:
Our objective is therefore to manage our energy usage and resources as efficiently as possible so as to minimise waste. To help ensure we give proper consideration to our energy management and environmental responsibilities, this Policy will be implemented, monitored and enforced in accordance with the requirements of the Thamesgate management systems. All staff are expected to work towards the aims of this Policy and co-operate with management in its execution.
In order to achieve our desired aims, the Policy will be implemented and achieved by:
More information can be obtained by calling the Carbon Trust Helpline on 0800 085 2005 or by visiting: http://www.thecarbontrust.co.uk/energy/assessyourorganisation/energy_survey.htm.
The Thamesgate Group of companies provides quality management, co-ordination, manufacture and installation services throughout the UK, Eire and overseas on occasions. The Group has developed its expertise since the formation of Thamesgate Interiors Ltd to achieve the highest possible standards of construction, manufacture, installation and supply of products and service to its customers. It is Thamesgate Group to provide our customers with products and services to the agreed requirements in accordance with the details and price quoted.
The Directors, Management and Staff of the Thamesgate Group companies are responsible for Quality Control through the Quality Management System seeking improvement by constant review, with suppliers and sub-contractors being encouraged to co-operate. The Group is committed to achieving customer satisfaction by the use of quality procedures which will be operated to meet or exceed the requirements of ISO 9001.
The Thamesgate Group of companies promotes a safe working environment for its employees and observes ‘best practice’ in matters relating to Health & Safety. It is Group policy to:
As a responsible UK employer within the design, manufacturing and construction industry, Thamesgate have assessed the consequential impacts of its operations on the environment. This has been done in relation to the resources and energy used by the organisation, together with the energy used, and the impact of products supplied and installed by the company. Thamesgate also recognise the importance of product design, selection and operation in this context (up to and including end of life disposal) and in terms of sustainable development.
The Thamesgate commitment to care for the environment is translated into company policy in the following ways:
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