Ashtead Technology is an ISO9001 certified company - you can download the certificate via the link on the right-hand side.

Quality Policy

Ashtead Technology Ltd. (Aberdeen) has held ISO 9001 Quality Certification since 1994, demonstrating Ashtead Technology's assurance of immediately responding to its customers' needs by supplying equipment of the highest quality. The US and Singapore businesses received their ISO 9001 Certification in 2003.

Furthermore, we continually strive for excellence in meeting our customers' requirements, and as a result, we are renowned for our on-going commitment to total customer satisfaction.


Environmental Policy

Management will develop and enforce good environmental standards in accordance with relevant legislation and ISO14001.

All individuals within the company will have responsibilities and will take the necessary action to protect the environment. Ashtead Technology will train and educate our employees on environmental issues that may affect their work.

Objectives and targets will be set that identify where we can continually improve our impact on the environment or prevent pollution.

We shall use, store and dispose of products in such a manner that will provide appropriate protection to the environment.

All environmental incidents will be reported to ensure compliance with statutory obligations.


Health & Safety Policy

This policy establishes and communicates the company’s policy concerning the protection of safety and health of the company’s employees and other persons affected by the company’s business activities.

The Directors of Ashtead Technology recognise that our people are our key resource and that the promotion and improvement of a positive Health and Safety culture is essential to the management and success of the business.

The Chief Executive Officer accepts overall responsibility for Safety Performance within Ashtead Technology. The senior management for each business and location will be responsible for the safety performance within their sphere of responsibility. Everyone within Ashtead Technology is responsible to ensure that they take reasonable care of their own health and Safety and the Safety of others.

Statutory requirements and market accepted best practice guidelines will be adopted as a group wide minimum level of performance.

In particular the company will:

  • Provide and maintain safe and healthy working conditions
  • Record and report performance
  • Complete risk assessments and introduce appropriate controls to reduce risk to as low as is reasonably achievable
  • Provide information, instruction, training and supervision to enable employees and others to perform their responsibilities safely and efficiently
  • Consult and involve employees at all level of the business
  • Provide adequate and appropriate resources including where necessary specialist advice
  • Review the policy and companies performance and identify areas for setting continual improvement objectives

All employees, contractors and others have a duty to co-operate in the operation of this policy.

The policy will be displayed at all company locations and available for review on the company’s intranet.