Health & Safety

Our Promise to You and Our Staff

Nelson Marlborough Waste is committed to providing a Safe and Healthy Environment for all employees and others in the places of work we control. Our focus is on continuous improvement in Health & Safety performance through leadership and behavioral change.

Looking after the well-being of our staff is crucial to our business and we take all practical steps to ensure that they are kept safe and are working in safe conditions.

Environmental Awareness 

Protecting our shared environment is of fundamental importance to NMWaste, as it is to our employees, customers and communities we work in. 

We will make every effort to ensure that environmental performance is an integral part of our  performance and of the performance of all of our employees. To this end, we will audit, monitor and measure our progress in realizing these commitments.

We will comply with local authority and national environmental regulations, and endeavor to continually improve the environmental performance of our services and processes.

Managing our Health & Safety Systems

NMWaste proudly use PeopleSafe as our Health and Safety Management system allowing us to keep on top of all our H&S Administration.

We are easily able to track staff information including training completed and training required.

We are striving to keep up-to-date schedules and maintenance records on all gear and equipment used. Hazard identification and their control measures are monitored and in-consultation with our staff kept current. Reporting of all incidents, near misses and great jobs are recorded and monitored for trends.

We are continuing efforts to involve all staff in every aspect of their health and how better to improve their safety at work.

Our customers can be confident that our staff are competent, well trained and working efficiently.