This statement is made in compliance with section 54, clause 5 of the Modern Slavery Act of 2015 and relates to our financial year 1st February 2020 to 31st January 2021. It sets out the steps that Adcock Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Ltd has taken to ensure that modern slavery and human trafficking does not occur in our supply chain.
Adcock Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Ltd are a leading Refrigeration and Air Conditioning company. We design, install, service and maintain refrigeration and air conditioning systems in commercial, industrial and residential premises across the UK.
We are a privately owned business, managed by a board of directors and a senior management team. We have 12 centres across the UK and our business activities are conducted solely in the UK.
Our supply chain includes the following:
Adcock Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Ltd. is committed to fair, ethical and transparent trading and has a zero tolerance to Modern Slavery and forced labour in any form, Human Trafficking, Human Rights Violations and child labour. The board of directors is committed to ensuring that such practices do not occur in our supply chain or in any other part of our business.
Based on an assessment of our business and our industry, we believe that there is a low risk of modern slavery in our supply chain. We recognise, however, that the eradication of modern slavery is the responsibility of all and we are committed to taking steps that are proportional to the size of our business and the resources available to us.
To ensure that modern slavery and human trafficking does not exist in our supply chain or our company, Adcock will:
All key employees have been trained on fundamental principles of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and have a high level of understanding of the act and the risks present in our supply chain.
Our Anti-Slavery Policy has been communicated and is available to all staff to read. New staff are introduced to the policy as part of their induction.
We provide support, advice and training to our sub-contractors as needed to help them with compliance.
Our Anti-Slavery Policy takes into account and complements the following organisational policies:
This statement has been approved by the board of directors for Adcock Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Ltd.