Compliance

Known throughout our sector as a consistently high quality provider, safety, quality and compliance is at the heart of everything we do.

Our services are compliant with International Maritime Law and Conventions, International Codes of Conduct, UN Principles and Policy and relevant, licensing laws.

We don’t just meet the standards that govern our industry, we work to influence and shape them with key stakeholders – Government, flag states, P&I clubs, BIMCO and SCEG.

Ambrey share expertise and experience in compliance, advising on the development and implementation of new standards. As a result, we shape industry and government regulations in the regions we work in.

Environmental

We conduct our business in such a way that it always considers the environmental impact of our actions and strive to keep these to a minimum. This is done by giving close attention to achieving regulatory compliance and improving our environmental performance and practices designed to reduce waste, energy consumption and emissions (throughout the lifecycle).

Our awareness of the impact that our activities may have upon the environment are addressed by the environmental principles in place to control such impacts:

  • Work according to applicable environmental laws, conventions and regulations
  • Promote and maintain a positive environmental culture
  • Manage all our activities reduce any potential negative environmental impac

Health

We manage our business activities to ensure all health risks to personnel, clients, contractors/subcontractors, third party stakeholders and visitors are kept to a minimum.

We provide a healthy working environment to all personnel, contractors and Clients with the appropriate level of surveillance and support.

We continually strive to promote excellent occupational health by ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and providing clear guidance and information through our health principles:

  • Working to applicable health laws, codes and regulations
  • Promote and maintain a positive health culture
  • Provide and maintain healthy working conditions
  • Provide consultation for personnel on matters effecting their health
  • Prevention of work-related ill health
  • Continually assess and control risk arising from work activities

ISO Standards

ISO 9001:2015 (QUALITY MANAGEMENT)

This certification demonstrates our ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and regulatory requirements. through a series of high-quality and efficient core business processes for our staff, clients, external partners and stakeholders.

OHSAS 18001: 2007 (OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY MANAGEMENT)

Complying with this standard shows that we’re committed to protecting our staff and all those we work with by monitoring relevant Health and Safety issues across all areas of our operations and making sure that appropriate and up-to-date procedures are in place.

ISO 14001: 2015 (ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT)

This certification demonstrates our commitment to looking after the world we live in by developing a system to measure and improve environmental impact.

Quality

Ambrey recognises the core values of quality management:

Client focus, leadership, engagement of people, process approach, improvement, evidence based decision-making and relationship management.

Ambrey commits to ensure these disciplines – in addition to our internal and external compliance obligations focussing on international/local legislation, regulation, guidance are the centre of policy and procedures in all regions.

Safety

All our identified hazards are risk managed under our risk management approach, we strive to eliminate all hazards or to reduce to as low as reasonably practicable.

Our vessels operate under the International Safety Management (ISM) code.

Our personnel, clients, contractors/subcontractors, third party stakeholders and visitors have a duty and are encouraged to report immediately any unsafe act or condition. We operate a no blame culture in this regard, and as such Ambrey management will always support this intervention culture.

Security

Ambrey is committed to providing our personnel, clients, contractors/subcontractors, third party stakeholders and visitors with secure arrangements for their work environment.

We operate security intelligence department that ensures a regional and global up to date information on a 24/7 basis.

It is our practice to engage with local communities and to be sensitive to any local community issues. Ambrey works in compliance with the International Ship and Port Facilities Security Code (ISPS) and maintains policy and procedures for all worksites that are regularly and routinely reviewed.

Ambrey maintains its effective security programmes through compliance with international Licensing requirements, protocols, flag-states, industry best practice and established, tried and risk assessed Ambrey security protocols and procedures that will:

  • Promote and maintain a positive security culture
  • Assess and manage threats 24/7 in order that we can protect our people and assets
  • Take account of security issues in all aspects of our operations and planning key points
  • Refer to Ambrey Travel and Intelligence guidance when travelling overseas
  • Maintain response and support services 24/7

Ambrey’s ISO framework is an integrated QHSSE management system maintained via continual internal review and development and 6 monthly certified third party audits by Lloyds Register Quality Assurance.

Best practice HSSE, United Nations Voluntary Principles and Human Rights, Anti-Slavery, Anti-Corruption and Bribery, Privacy and Data Security standards are applied in all areas of operation.

Ambrey operate a 24/7 incident and event response framework inclusive of safety management, intelligence reporting, incident management, business continuity planning and mitigation.

Ambrey has held ISO Certification since 2012 and services are delivered via an integrated management system framework in accordance with the Group ISO Certification. We are audited by our certifying body every 6 months. ISO’s held:

  • ISO 28000:2007 & ISO 28007-1:2015 (Security Management / Maritime Security)
  • ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management)
  • ISO 14001:2015 (Environmental Management)
  • OHSAS 18001:2007 (Occupational Health and Safety Management)

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