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Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking Policy Statement

McBreen Enviro-Rental Ltd – Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement
DATE ISSUED: 01/03/2024

Here are the steps McBreen Group has taken and continues to take to understand and minimise the potential risk of modern slavery in its business and supply chains.

This statement is published in line with section 54(1) of the Modern Slavery Act 2015.

About McBreen Enviro-Rental Ltd

McBreen Enviro-Rental Ltd your premier source for all your drainage projects in the UK. Established in 2023, a member of the McBreen Group, leveraging over 17 years of specialised drainage experience from McBreen Environmental.

As experts in the drainage industry already in Ireland, we are dedicated to meeting the escalating demand for experienced drainage technicians with fully equipped fleets, machinery, and tools available for short and long-term sewer cleaning projects, CCTV drain surveys, manhole surveys, drain renovation and drain rehabilitation projects right across the United Kingdom.

Our extensive inventory boasts cutting-edge sewer cleaning machines, High Volume Jet Vacs, and skilled technicians ensuring that your drainage projects are equipped for success. At McBreen Enviro-Rental Ltd, our commitment to reliability, safety, efficiency, and cost- effectiveness is evident in our tailored solutions for both short-term and long-term projects.

By choosing McBreen, you gain access to cutting edge equipment and experienced technicians who will enhance your project’s efficiency. Committed to delivering exceptional customer service, our professionals stand ready to assist at every stage. McBreen Enviro-Rental Ltd is your seamless and hassle-free partner in drainage projects, offering comprehensive solutions for sewer cleaning and drain rehabilitation projects.

Outlined below is some of our key services:

  • CCTV Drain Surveys
  • Integrity Testing
  • Pump Station Cleaning
  • Sewer Rehabilitation
  • Sewer Relining
  • Patch Repairs
  • Robotic Cutting
  • Top Hat Repairs
  • Emergency Drain Repair & Drain Maintenance
  • DISAB Services
    Industrial Cleaning / Tank Cleaning & Sand Filter Cleaning
Our commitment to the principles of the Modern Slavery Act 2015

McBreen Enviro-Rental Ltd is committed to the principles of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and the abolition of modern slavery and human trafficking.

As an equal opportunities’ employer, we're committed to creating and ensuring a non- discriminatory and respectful working environment for our staff. We want all our staff to feel confident that they can expose wrongdoing without any risk to themselves.

Our recruitment and people management processes are designed to ensure that all prospective employees are legally entitled to work in the UK and to safeguard employees from any abuse or coercion.

We do not enter into business with any organisation, in the UK or abroad, which knowingly supports or is found to be involved in slavery, servitude and forced or compulsory labour.

Our Supply Chain

Due to the nature of our business, we assess ourselves to have a low risk of modern slavery in our business and supply chains.

Our supply chains are limited, and we procure goods and services from a restricted range of UK and overseas suppliers, mainly through UK.

Our policies in relation to the Modern Slavery Act 2015

The following policies are available to all staff through the McBreen Enviro-Rental Ltd SharePoint Employee Page:

  • Human Rights
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Anti-Bullying
  • Whistle Blowing
  • Social & Governance
  • Supplier Code of Conduct
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
Embedding the principles

We will continue to embed the principles through:

  • providing awareness training to staff on the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and informing them of the appropriate action to take if they suspect a case of slavery or human trafficking
  • ensuring staff involved in procurement activity are aware of and follow modern slavery procurement guidance on GOV.UK

  • ensuring that consideration of the modern slavery risks and prevention are added to McBreen Enviro UK policy review process as an employer and procurer of goods and services
  • making sure McBreen Enviro UK procurement strategies and contract terms and conditions include references to modern slavery and human trafficking continuing to take action to embed a zero tolerance policy towards modern slavery
  • ensuring that staff involved in buying or procurement and the recruitment and deployment of workers receive training on modern slavery and ethical employment practices
  • We actively encourage the reporting of concerns and the protection of ‘whistleblowers’.
This statement has been approved by Damien McBreen, Managing Director, for the financial year ending 31 March 2024.

This statement will be reviewed and updated every year.