GAR Corporate Services Pvt Ltd Achieves Five-Star Grading.
GAR Corporate Services Pvt Ltd. is pleased to announce that we have achieved a Five-Star Grading in British Safety Council’s Five Star Occupational Health and Safety Audit. This highest grading, an impressive achievement, was awarded on 26th October 2021. It was a just conclusion of a detailed, quantified, robust, and objective evaluation of our overall approach and demonstration of a strong commitment towards the continual improvement of occupational health and safety management systems, policies, processes, practices, and associated arrangements. It is indeed a proud moment for the company.
British Safety Council measured performance against best practice benchmarks of GAR Corporate Services Pvt Ltd. and gave a Five Star Grading. Five Star Occupational Health and Safety Audit from the British Safety Council have provided GAR Corporate Services Pvt. Ltd. with a worldwide benchmark of our safety management systems against current best practices to enable continual improvement. The salient best practice factors include how a company approaches occupational health, employee well-being, safety culture, allocation of resources to health and safety, and plans for change.
The Policy and Technical Services Director at British Safety Council, Mr. David Parr, said, “The award of a five-star grading following our occupational best practice Health and Safety Audit is an outstanding achievement and is reflective of a proactive organization which is committed to continual improvement in its health and safety arrangements and managing risks to workers’ health, safety, and welfare.” He further added, “GAR Corporate Services Pvt Ltd should be very proud of this achievement.”
The audit process included documentation review, interviews with senior management, employees, and other key stakeholders, together with a sampling of operational activities. The audit studied performance against chief health and safety management best practice indicators. Moreover, they also undertook a detailed review of over sixty component elements.
After achieving the five-star grading following the audit, GAR Corporate Services Pvt Ltd became eligible to enter the British Safety Council Sword of Honour Awards. The award recognizes excellence in the management of health and safety. GAR must build upon the audit findings and provide a written submission on their continuous improvement planning.
About GAR Corporate Services Pvt Ltd
For the past three decades, we, GAR Corporate Services Pvt Ltd, have been pioneers in building iconic office parks for the past three decades. Headquartered in Hyderabad, we have established a sizeable presence at strategic locations in the Central and Western Corridors of the City. And this is synonymous with our long-term growth. We GAR Corporation are widely renowned for owning office parks through our Build, Lease, Operate and Manage Model with Singular Ownership.
We have one of the most stable and diverse client bases in the industry, with tenants ranging from IT/ITes, Telecom, E-commerce, Healthcare, Retail, Government, Pharmaceuticals, Banking, etc. The strong track record of servicing Global IT / ITes Clients proves that our facilities cater to a workforce of over 60,000 employees working with the marquee client base.
About the British Safety Council
The British Safety Council, founded in 1957, believes that no one should be injured or made ill at work. And this is part of its core beliefs. To achieve this, the British Safety Council has campaigned tirelessly and worked closely with various charities, organizations, and committed individuals to protect workers from accidents, hazards, and unsafe conditions. Further, every worker should go home healthy at the end of the day just as they were when they had gone to work, which is part of their vision.
Its decisive role has made it possible to adopt landmark safety legislation in the United Kingdom. The members from more than 60 countries got encouragement to pledge to safeguard and improve the well-being of employees due to the commitment of the British Safety Council to protect and its persistent campaign towards the same. As per British Safety Council, for a business to be successful, the workplace must be healthy and safe.
British Safety Council’s Five Star Occupational Health and Safety Audit specification got revised in 2021. It included performance measurements in two additional safety management indicators (Remote / Lone Working and Infection control) which are continually assessed, alongside other indicators, throughout the audit process.
Moreover, promoting best practices in Britain and other countries is part of its charitable efforts. For this, it leads health and safety networking forums for all sectors. Additionally, its other services and products include training, qualifications, publications, audits, and awards.
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