Foster Wheeler has achieved two prestigious Five-Star ratings
from the British Safety Council (BSC) in connection with its
environmental and health and safety management systems, the
company announced on Monday.
The Five-Star Environment
al Audit rating follows
a BSC review of the overall environment
al management systems
and associated arrangements of the company's operation in
Middlesbrough, Teesside, in northeast England.
Organizations are rated from one to five, five being the top
rating. Foster Wheeler achieved a five-star rating, with an
overall audited score of 92.3%.
The Five-Star Occupational Health and Safety Management
System Audit rating follows a BSC review of the overall
health and safety management system of operations in Reading,
UK. The Reading Office achieved a five-star rating, with a
world-class overall audited score of 96.6%.
These Five Star ratings demonstrate the importance we
place on our environment
al and health and
safety management systems, said Roberto Penno, CEO of
Foster Wheeler's global engineering and construction
are especially pleased with the score for our health and
safety management system, which we have designed to underpin
a zero-harm culture.
The BSCs Five-Star rating is an internationally
recognized audit system used by leading organizations to
benchmark performance against current best practice.