Our Policy

 

Laleham Health and Beauty Ltd is opposed to slavery and human trafficking in any part of our business or our supply chain. We are therefore committed to ensuring that we have adequate procedures in place to identify and prevent these practices.

 

We met the turnover threshold applicable to section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 in respect of the period covered by this statement.

Our Business 

We are a manufacture of cosmetic, nutritional and pharmaceutical products in the healthcare sector. Seasonal work is not a feature of the industry in which we operate. Where we uyse temporrary workers we source them from reputable local UK agencies which have been autided by us. More information on our business is available at www.laleham.com

We are a part of the DCC Group. DCC is an international sales, marketing, distribution and business support services group. Its headquarters are in Dublin, Ireland and it is listed on the London Stock Exchange/ DCC currently has operations in 15 countries and employs over 11,000 people. More information on the DCC Group is available at www.dcc.ie

Our Structure 

Our business is comprised of a number of facilities based in Alton and Kirkham. 

Our Supply Chains

The large majority of the products we use are sourced from reputable suppliers who are basded in the European Union. We also source a limited number of products and the US and the Far East. 

Our Policies on Slavery and Human Trafficking 

The DCC Group Business Conduct Guidelines set out our Group commitment to acting ethically and with integrity towards our employees and in all our business relationships. In addition, the DCC Group Supply Chain Integrity Policy sets out the approach taken by every business in the DCC Group to ensuring that all the products we sell meet applicable legal and ethical standards. Both of these documents are available at http://www.dcc.ie/responsibility/our-policies.

Our policy on slavery and human trafficking is set out at the commencement of this statement. 

The requirements of our group Business Conduct Guidelines, Group Supply Chain Integrity olicy and our own policy are reflected in the more detailed policies and procedures that we have in place in LALEHAM HEALTH AND BEAUTY LTD. 

Procedures on Slavery and Human Trafficking

As Part of our compliance with the policies referred to above, w etake the following steps: 

  • Assess potential risk areas in out supply chains;
  • Mitigate the risk of slvery and human trafficking occurring in our supply chains, including by reviewing, where necessary, the controls that our suppliers have in place and carrying out other suitable checks;
  • Monitor potential risk areas in our supply chains on a periodic basis. 

 

Responsibility for ensuring that our procedures are adequyate and are adhered to in all areas of our activities rests with the directors of LALEHAM HEALTH AND BEAUT LTD. 

Assurance and Key Peromance Indicators 

We report on compliance with the DCC Group Business Conduct Guidelines and Supply Chain Integrity Policy every six months. 

Nature of this Statement

This statement is made pursuant to section 54(1) of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and constitues our slavery and himan trafficking statement for the financial year ended 31 March 2017. 

This statement has been approved by the board of directors of LALEHAM HEALTH AND BEAUTY LTD.

 

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TIM O'CONNOR 

Managing Director 

LALEHAM HEALTH AND BEAUTY LTD 

25-5-2017