Read our Frequently Asked Questions to find out more about our work.
Metro Rod is committed to working with each of the communities that we work in. As such, each of our offices is managed on a franchise basis by local people, employing people from within the community.
We aim to provide a service to each local area that is safe, professional and honest and in doing so; play our part in making the local economy a success.
Our teams are always looking to support communities both local and national.
Metro Services Group – Environment and Sustainability
We believe in sustainable business and strive to make a difference through reducing our carbon footprint, developing our people and innovative investments.
Our key environmental commitments are to:
Work with utility sector and customers to reduce any wastage
Reduce our carbon footprint
Actively promote Reduce, Re-use , Recycle
Embed sustainability through our supply chain
Our Code of Conduct can be found here.
Our Whistleblowing Policy can be found here.
Our Health and Safety Policy can be found here.
Our Environmental policy can be found here.
Our Anti-Bribery Anti-Corruption Policy can be found here.
Our Anti-Slavery Anti-Human Trafficking Policy Statement can be found here.
Our Equality Diversity Policy can be found here.
Our Safeguarding Policy can be found here.
Our Safeguarding Staement can be found here.
In addition to this, we have also been externally audited by a leading Utility sector 3rd party certification company (Achilles), which demonstrates the effectiveness of the Quality, Safety and Environmental management systems throughout the business.
Our key achievements: In 2015/16 we achieved 39% reduction in carbon per £m turnover since 2014/15. In 2016 we achieved the Achilles Certified Emissions Measurement & Reduction Scheme (CEMARS), providing an external verification of our Carbon Footprint
Metro Rod is certified under the Achilles UVDB scheme, having achieved 100% in both audits for the 2nd year running in 2016. The audit encompasses all elements of health and safety, quality and environmental performance and arrangements, including that of corporate social responsibility.
Our objectives for 2016/17:
To support the improvement in our environmental performance, the following objectives have been set: