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Health & Safety

Nelson Marlborough Waste pledge to provide 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.



  • Provide a safe place of employment and a safe working environment;

  • To ensure all staff are sufficiently instructed, trained, and supervised to perform their work duties safely and effectively;

  • Ensuring accurate and timely reporting, recording, and investigating of all incidents so we can learn from them;

  • To establish and maintain policies and work procedures that are relevant to the work we do;

  • To formulate effective emergency procedures;

  • Taking appropriate action where safety breaches occur;

  • Take the necessary measures to prevent and reduce environmental impact by applying the principles of prevention in all activities.

  • NMWaste are committed to keeping our staff and the wider community healthy and safe by preventing the spread of COVID-19.

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NMWaste are SiteWise accredited Green Status Graded - SiteWise is an online prequalification system which grades a contractor’s health and safety capability. Our health and safety processes are regularly assessed by qualified health and safety practitioners, and organisations can view the results of the assessment through the SiteWise Contractor Database.

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All of our work (Domestic and Commercial) is covered by Liability Insurance providing you with additional peace of mind.

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