Modern Slavery Act Statement

Modern Slavery Act Statement

Wearwell (UK) Limited is committed to running its business, and its supply chain, in a responsible manner and upholding its ethical principles. The Company recognises its duties under the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and will ensure that slavery and human trafficking does not exist within the business or its supply chain.

Wearwell (UK) Limited is a private limited company which design and manufacturer workwear clothing for use in industrial and commercial environments in a variety of fabrics, together with the sourcing and procurement of bought in goods.

The registered trading address for Wearwell (UK) Limited is:­

Gagarin, Lichfield Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire B79 7TR

The company registration number is:-

2993093

The business sources fabric, associated trims, finished goods and services from external businesses both in the UK and overseas and these make up the supply chain within Wearwell (UK) Limited.

As part of our due diligence processes into slavery and human trafficking the supplier approval will incorporate a view of controls undertaken by the supplier and may include independent auditing by an accredited third party. We will aim to:-

  • Identify and assess potential risk areas in our supply chains.
  • Mitigate the risk of slavery and human trafficking occurring in our supply chains.
  • Monitor potential risk areas in our supply chains.
  • Protect whistle blowers.

All new employees are subject to pre-employment checks to establish their identity and right to work in the UK. New employees are given an Induction into the Company and its policies and procedures along with details of their statutory rights. All directly employed labour is paid at least the wage set by the government. Agency staff are paid in accordance with current regulations.

The Directors and Senior Management shall take responsibility for implementing this policy statement and its objectives. Appropriate resources, including training, shall be provided to ensure slavery and human trafficking is not taking place within the business or its supply chain.

We recognise the need to drive out slavery and human trafficking within businesses and will look to review our practices on a regular basis to ensure our objectives are being met.

Wearwell (UK) Limited does not knowingly conduct business, or associate with, any party that supports or facilitates human trafficking or slavery.

This statement is made pursuant to section 54(1) of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and constitutes our slavery and human trafficking statement for the financial year ending 2017.

If you would like to download a copy of Wearwells Modern Slavery Act Statement please click here.

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