Modern Slavery Policy

Logistics Support Network are dedicated to helping to eliminate Modern Slavery within the labour market.

This Modern Slavery Policy sets out how Logistics SN Limited are committed to eliminating Modern Slavery in the workplace.

1. Logistics SN Limited is committed to eliminating modern slavery, human trafficking, forced labour and similar human rights abuses.

2. Logistics SN Limited is committed to ensuring that its staff and any workers it supplies (directly or indirectly) are not subject to behaviour or threats that may amount to modern slavery, human trafficking, forced labour, and similar human rights abuses.

3. Logistics SN Limited provides appropriate training and awareness information for all of its staff. In particular all of our staff receive awareness-raising information around issues involving modern slavery and human trafficking, so that they can bring any concerns they have to the attention of management.

4. Any staff, workers or other parties are strongly encouraged to report any concerns or suspicions that they might have to the Directors, Tina Hawkins and Holly Burton.

5. Reports surrounding these issues are taken extremely seriously by our board of directors, who are committed to ensuring that all investigations shall be prompt and effective. If our investigations reveal any issues, we are committed to taking appropriate action, including but not limited to:

Working with the appropriate organisation to improve standards
Removing that organisation from our preferred supplier list
Passing details to appropriate law enforcement bodies

6. We regularly monitor our risks in this area through the use of relevant key performance indicators, including:

The percentage of workers supplied from audited businesses / our preferred supplier list
The effectiveness of enforcement against suppliers who breach policies
The amount of time spent on audits, re-audits, spot checks, and related due diligence and
The level of modern slavery training and awareness amongst our staff

7. We would also recommend reading this in conjunction with our other policies, including our:

Corporate social responsibility policy
Ethical trading policy
All data is held for a minimum of 6 years in line with legislative guidance. Except in cases for the defence, establishment or exercise of legal claims.

This policy was adopted on 28th June 2016 after being agreed by our board of directors. It is reviewed annually.