Drydocks World celebrates five star grading from British Safety Council


yard (4)Drydocks World, the international service provider to the shipping, offshore, oil, gas and energy sectors, has received a five star rating from the British Safety Council for Occupational Health and Safety.

The company underwent a detailed, quantified and objective audit conducted by the British Safety Council on occupational health, safety management systems and a number of key safety indicators.

Drydocks World says its management continually focuses on principles that enhance operational excellence, sustainable development and creating a culture to increase the safety of employees.

The British Safety Council’s Five Star Occupational Health and Safety Audit provides organisations with a worldwide benchmark of their safety management systems against current best practices to enable continual improvement. The Audit specification includes performance measurements on Leadership and Continuous Improvement as management indicators.

Within the revised audit, the British Safety Council has placed a greater emphasis on the organisation’s approach to occupational health, employee wellbeing, safety culture, allocation of resources to health and safety and planning to stimulate productivity and innovation.