Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Policy
Lancer Scott are committed to addressing the threat of slavery and human trafficking across all parts
of our supply chain, be it contractors, suppliers or consultants.
In the event of any concerns being raised, irrespective of these being from within or outside of the
business, all employees and Directors are required to act.
Lancer Scott will regularly communicate and interact with our extensive supply chain network to
ensure that there is no modern slavery in their own business and supply chains.
Lancer Scott are a construction company with a head office in Bristol and satellite offices across the
south of England and Wales from which we offer nationwide coverage. Lancer Scott are
predominantly a management contractor using a network of approved contractors to help us deliver
schemes across the whole of the country.
Our Policy on Human Trafficking and Slavery
Lancer Scott endeavour to ensure that there is no human trafficking or modern slavery across our
business or in any part of our supply chain. Our policy on human trafficking and modern slavery
reflects our commitment to acting ethically and with integrity across all business relationships. Lancer
Scott endeavour to implement and enforce effective systems and controls to ensure human trafficking
and modern slavery is not taking place anywhere in our supply chain of contractors, suppliers and
Lancer Scott’s Supply Chain
Lancer Scott’s supply chain comprises large numbers of subcontracted contractors, suppliers and
consultants to undertake works and provide services, materials or manufactured products on our
Lancer Scott implements and enforces processes to ensure, where practicable that the organisations
within our supply chain understand and adhere to their obligations and our expectations with regard
to their workforce and their respective supply chains. In addition to amending our own prequalification
process, Lancer Scott also recognises and utilises the SafeContractor scheme to support this process.
Lancer Scott prides itself in building long term relationships with our suppliers, subcontractors and
consultants and make clear our expectations of their business behaviour. Lancer Scott encourages the
reporting of concerns and the protection of whistle blowers.
Supplier Adherence to Our Values
Lancer Scott have zero tolerance to human trafficking, we expect all those in our supply chain and
contractors to comply with our policy and values regarding this.
Where possible Lancer Scott builds long term relationships with our suppliers, subcontractors and
consultants, making clear our expectations of their business behaviour.
In extension of this Lancer Scott communicates the company’s expectations with regard to modern
slavery and human trafficking during site inductions for contractors and company inductions for
employees. Lancer Scott also provides literature in its offices and site cabins highlighting the issues
surrounding Modern Slavery and providing contact numbers for support agencies.
To ensure a high level of understanding of the risks of modern slavery and human trafficking in our
supply chains and our business, we provide training to relevant members of staff. All directors have
been briefed on this subject. This is in addition to the induction briefings described above.
This statement is made pursuant to section 54(1) of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and constitutes our
company’s slavery and human trafficking statement for the current financial year.
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