Enabling you to identify and mitigate the intrinsic risk in your operations, supply chains and business processes.
Evaluating how your products and services meet and exceed quality, safety, sustainability and performance standards.
Validating the specifications, value and safety of your raw materials, products and assets.
Intertek’s first priority is always the health, safety and security of our people and delivering outstanding service levels to our highly-valued customers.
We have issued extensive communications to all our people in line with World Health Organisation guidance on how to minimise the risk of viral infection to them and others by taking effective hygiene measures and avoiding situations where the risk of infection could be heightened.
We have updated our Group Coronavirus Precaution and Preparedness Policy which is available here and we have reviewed the adequacy and suitability of our business continuity plans.
We have put a complete restriction on all international travel by our people.
The actions we have taken globally include:
As countries start to move towards a post-lockdown phase with the relaxation of certain Covid-related restrictions, we are preparing for this in every market so that we maximise our support for our clients while ensuring high standards of safety, health and wellbeing of our people. Our Group-wide Post-Lockdown HSE policy will be rolled out, market by market, as each market moves to a post-lockdown phase.
Key aspects of our Post-Lockdown HSE policy are that:
We have already implemented our Post-Lockdown HSE policy in Bangladesh, Dubai, India, Italy, South Africa, Switzerland, the US and Canada in line with the easing of certain restrictions.
At Intertek, our commitment to health and safety is a foundation which we affirm to all of our internal and external stakeholders.
Intertek provides mission-critical quality assurance solutions to its clients to ensure that they can operate with well-functioning supply chains in each of their operations.
Intertek businesses continue to operate with a Business As Usual approach around the world, recognising that there could be some disruption caused by government initiatives to contain the virus. Our Business Continuity Plans are fully in place across our operations and we are also staying in close contact with our customers to mitigate the potential disruption to the supply chains of our customers’ operations.
We have updated our customer service library to inform our clients about our specific Novel Coronavirus resources and services.
We can also guide new manufacturers on complex safety and quality requirements when producing critical care equipment to address the Covid-19 related health and safety risks globally.
Never before has health, safety and wellbeing been so vital to every aspect of our lives. Whether at work, shopping, eating out or using public transport, employees and consumers are looking to brands for trust, assurance and peace of mind. Intertek Protek is the world’s first industry-agnostic, end-to-end health, safety and wellbeing assurance programme for people, workplaces and public spaces, offering audits, training, inspection, verification and certification solutions.
Customers can read more about our latest solutions and contact us for immediate assistance here: https://www.intertek.com/
Should customers need further information, please contact your Intertek representative who will assist.
This is a developing situation; we are continuing to monitor very closely and we will provide regular updates.