Modern slavery encompasses slavery, servitude, human trafficking and forced labour. Harrison Spinks Group has a zero-tolerance approach to any form of modern slavery. We are committed to acting ethically and with integrity and transparency in all business dealings and to putting effective systems and controls in place to safeguard against any form of modern slavery taking place within the business or our supply chain.
This statement constitutes the Harrison Spinks Group's statement on slavery and human trafficking under section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 for the financial year ended 30th of June 2023. It sets out the steps that the Harrison Spinks Group has taken and is continuing to take to ensure that modern slavery or human trafficking is not taking place within our business or supply chain.
The Harrison Spinks Group refers to the following group companies of Spinko Limited:
The Harrison Spinks Group is a leading innovative bed and mattress manufacturer and has integrated a significant part of its supply chain.
We operate a number of internal policies to ensure that we are conducting business in an ethical and transparent manner. All or some are available upon request.
All our business within the Harrison Spinks Group operate a supplier policy and maintains a preferred supplier list which have been audited. We conduct due diligence on all suppliers before allowing them to become a preferred supplier. This due diligence includes an online search to ensure that particular organisation has never been convicted of offences relating to modern slavery (and on-site audits which include a review of working conditions). Our anti-slavery policy forms part of our contract with all suppliers and they are required to confirm that no part of their business operations contradicts this policy.
In addition to the above, as part of our contract with suppliers, we require that they confirm to us that:
We regularly conduct training for our management and staff so that they understand the signs of modern slavery and what to do if they suspect that it is taking place within our supply chain.
Our performance indicators
We will know the effectiveness of the steps that we are taking to ensure that slavery and/or human trafficking is not taking place within our business or supply chain if: