Health, Safety & Environment

Bertling's health, safety, and environmental policies have been framed by in-house, experienced, qualified specialists to ensure that the movement of clients' goods is managed without damage to the environment; without hazard to personnel, and without risk to the cargo.

Bertling's HSE targets are...

  • zero major incidents
  • to fulfill all relevant national and international legislative requirements
  • not to damage and, where possible, to improve the environment
  • to encourage the development of a safety culture amongst the personnel and contractors
  • safety of goods in transit by compliance with the C-TPAT and AEO programs
  • to provide training to our personnel and, where appropriate, our contractors


Bertling's HSE planning...

  • extends from collection to delivery
  • examines HSE hazards and risks from project conception to completion
  • ensures legislative compliance at all points en route
  • reduces the consequences of hazards and risk to as low as reasonably practicable
  • identifies local companies that can be contracted or partnered with to maximize local involvement
  • incl. consultation with local communities to minimize environmental disruption and maximize legacy benefits
  • is regularly revised as threat assessments change


Bertling's training methods...

  • establish common standards worldwide by using smart e-learning tools
  • utilize established examination bodies with internationally recognized certification
  • are progressive and related to seniority and role
  • are constantly reviewed and updated to follow industry best practice
  • combine 'in-house' tuition with external e-learning and 'taught' courses are offered to Bertling's contractors


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