Health & Safety Policy Statement

Falkland Islands Tours and Travel Ltd is a small but unique transport and logistics company, providing a wide range of services including airport transfers, freight collection and delivery, vehicle hire, a range of tours to the Cruise Tourism industry and logistics support to the oil industry. FITT has a fleet of 24 vehicles including 4x4 vehicles, transit vans and minibuses, midi and full size coaches and an HGV.

Managing Director Dr Andrea Clausen employs 4 full time staff members and up to 40 casual drivers and tour guides.

The office is open Monday to Friday 08:00 – 17:00 and a member of staff is on call on Monday; Thursday and Friday evenings and also Saturday's for any changes for transport to and from International flights.

Andrea Clausen prepared her own health and safety policy statement, using the combined template available on the HSE website at:
www.hse.gov.uk/risk/risk-assessment-and-policy-template.doc

Falkland Island Tours & Travel Ltd are committed to ensuring the health, safety and welfare of its employees, so far as is reasonably practicable. We also fully accept our responsibility for other persons who may be affected by our activities. We will take steps to ensure that our statutory duties are met at all times and that there are progressive improvements in health and safety performance.

Andrea presented the policy statement at the staff meeting/via email and decided to review and update the document every year or straightaway if there are any major changes in the workplace.