Modern Slavery Statement

Last updated: 22 June 2023

Introduction

Top Decking is committed to conducting its business activities in an ethical and responsible manner. As part of this commitment, we recognize the importance of combating modern slavery and human trafficking in all its forms. This statement sets out our actions to understand and address the risks of modern slavery in our operations and supply chains.

Our Policy

Top Decking is dedicated to upholding and promoting fundamental human rights, including the elimination of modern slavery and human trafficking. We have implemented policies and procedures to ensure that our employees, suppliers, and business partners are aware of our zero-tolerance approach towards modern slavery.

Our Supply Chains

We understand that we have a responsibility to ensure that our supply chains are free from any form of modern slavery or human trafficking. We regularly assess and evaluate our supply chains to identify and mitigate risks. This includes engaging with our suppliers and business partners to promote ethical practices and compliance with applicable laws and regulations.

Supplier Due Diligence

We are committed to working with suppliers and business partners who share our commitment to ethical conduct. We conduct due diligence to assess potential risks and ensure that all suppliers are aware of our expectations regarding modern slavery and human trafficking. We require our suppliers to provide evidence of their compliance with relevant legislation and standards.

Employee Awareness and Training

We believe that raising awareness among our employees is crucial to preventing and addressing modern slavery. We provide training to our employees to ensure they understand the signs of modern slavery and know how to report any concerns. We encourage an open and transparent culture, where employees feel comfortable reporting any suspicions of modern slavery.

Continuous Improvement

We are dedicated to continuously improving our efforts to combat modern slavery. This includes regularly reviewing and updating our policies and procedures to reflect best practices and changes in legislation. We collaborate with industry partners and organizations to share knowledge and resources and drive collective action against modern slavery.

Reporting Violations

We encourage anyone who has knowledge or suspicions of modern slavery or human trafficking within our operations or supply chains to report it immediately. We will take appropriate action to investigate and address any reported violations. We are committed to protecting whistleblowers and ensuring their confidentiality.

Conclusion

Top Decking remains committed to combating modern slavery and human trafficking. We will continue to assess and address the risks within our operations and supply chains and work towards eliminating any form of modern slavery. We will regularly review and update this statement to reflect our ongoing commitment to this important issue.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding our Modern Slavery Statement, please contact us through the contact information provided on our website.

Thank you for your support in our efforts to combat modern slavery.