This is Drax Group’s first statement on slavery and human trafficking following the introduction of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 (the “Act”). Drax Group fully supports the aims of the Act and is committed to tackling slavery and human trafficking where it can.
The Group has zero tolerance of slavery and human trafficking in all its different forms. The Group is committed to acting ethically and responsibly in all business relationships and seeks to ensure that slavery and human trafficking are not present in any part of its business or in its supply chain.
This statement sets out the steps that Drax Group plc takes to ensure slavery and human trafficking is not taking place in its business or supply chain.
Governance and Culture
Training and Education
Industry Association Engagement
We are committed to continually reviewing our policies and procedures to ensure that we are doing all that we can to operate free from enforced labour, human trafficking and slavery.
This statement has been approved by the Drax Group plc board of directors and is made according to the requirements of section 54, part 6 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 for the year ending 31 December 2016. This statement applies to all companies within the Drax Group that are required to have a Modern Slavery Statement.