Directives and Regulations
As part of their commitment to maintaining a safe, modern professional and environmentally aware operation London Auto Parts operates subject to the following directives and regulations.
The European End-of-Life Vehicles (ELV) Directive (2000/53/EC)
“The EC ELV Directive aims to reduce the amount of waste from vehicles (cars and vans) when they are finally scrapped. In particular, it includes tightened environmental standards for vehicle treatment sites, requires that last owners must be able to dispose of their vehicles free of charge from 2007 sets rising reuse, recycling and recovery targets and restricts the use of hazardous substances in both new vehicles and replacement vehicle parts. ” .
Read more at the DTI Website
The Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations
Management control of health and safety is an essential part of any business whether it is a large or small concern. The aim of these regulations is to encourage a more systematic and better organised approach to dealing with health and safety in all workplaces
Read more at the Health and Safety Executive Website
The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations
Using chemicals or other hazardous substances at work can put people’s health at risk. So the law requires employers to control exposure to hazardous substances to prevent ill health.
Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations
Dangerous substances can put peoples’ safety at risk from fire and explosion. DSEAR puts duties on employers and the self-employed to protect people from risks to their safety from fires, explosions and similar events in the workplace, this includes members of the public who may be put at risk by work activity.