Tags: SHE

Thank you from Secretary of State

Following on from the HBF and MHCLG's joint statement about the importance of the construction sector remaining open to the economy, the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Alok Sharma, has issued a letter to those working in the sector to thank them for their 'invaluable contribution in supporting the economy.'

It's positive that Government continues to recognise the significance... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 12:16

Tags: Barratt, Best Practice, COVID-19, David Wilson, Health & Safety, SHE

COVID-19 Guidance for Suppliers and Contractors

COVID-19 Guidance for Suppliers and Contractors

As part of the government news about the gradual easing of the lockdown restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, we have been working extremely hard to put in place new and enhanced measures across our business to welcome our employees, suppliers and subcontractors back to work on our sites.

You will find guidelines on our website about our enhanced safe working practices, briefing notes and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 17:00

Tags: Barratt, COVID-19, David Wilson, Health & Safety, Important, SHE

Drug and Alcohol Testing

Drug and Alcohol Testing

As part of our continuing strategy to identify and manage risks associated with our business, we have identified the potential misuse of alcohol and illegal drugs whilst at work, as an area which requires our further consideration.

We have issued an Alert to our site teams to provide them with some guidance on the Group's policy and that random testing for drugs and alcohol will be undertaken. We will... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:00

Tags: Alcohol, Drugs, SHE