Ethical Policy

Portwest control and manage their activities to ensure risks to ethical and legal requirements are identified and action taken to eliminate or minimise their effects.

Portwest are committed:

  • To comply with its legal obligations under the current Health, Safety and Welfare Act, Environmental Protection Act and the European and Dutch Acts, regulations, policies and laws.
  • To promote health, safety and environmental awareness throughout the organisation.
  • To maintain a safe and healthy working environment for its employees, with adequate facilities appropriate to the nature of the business activities.
  • To ensure all suppliers fully comply with the principles outlined in our Ethical Trading Code of Conduct.
  • To minimise the social impact of the company activities and avoid damage to the environment through regular reviews of the business from environmental and management systems audits.
  • Where do we Manufacture

    Portwest manufacture ethically and responsibly in Europe and the Far East, including our new ultra-modern factory in Bangladesh.

    Using the latest high tech innovations the team in Bangladesh have brought our production capabilities to a new level, delivering both consistent quality and impressive lead times.

  • WRAP ACCREDITED

    Portwest factories are Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP) certified.

    Customers can be assured all Portwest products are manufactured ethically and responsibly.

  • Full Testing & Certification

    Portwest safety products are tested and certified to European, US, Australian and New Zealand standards by independent test houses.

    Our products are certified to international standards including ANSI, AS/NZS NFPA, ISO and EN.

  • Quality & Environment

    Portwest holds ISO 9001 for quality management systems and ISO 14001 for environmental management.

    ISO 9001     Download

    ISO 14001   Download

Ethical Trading Code of Conduct

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  • Industry Associations

    Portwest is a member of the leading safety industry research and technology centres:

    1. Satra
    2. BSI
    3. BSIF
    1. ANSI
    2. NFPA
    3. ASTM
    4. UL

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