RHA Conditions of Carriage

Bannerman Transport trades under current RHA Conditions of Carriage. A copy of the conditions can be downloaded here.

TASCC

(Haulage)

Bannerman Transport is a member of the Trade Assured Scheme for Combinable Crops. A copy of our current  TASCC certificate can be downloaded here.

TASCC

(Storage)

Bannerman Transport is a member of the Trade Assured Scheme for Combinable Crops. A copy of our current  TASCC certificate can be downloaded here.

TASCC

(BB Storage)

BB Storage is a member of the Trade Assured Scheme for Combinable Crops. A copy of our current  TASCC certificate can be downloaded here.

FIAS

Bannerman Transport is a member of the Fertiliser Industry Assurance Scheme. A copy of our current  TASCC certificate can be downloaded here.

Modern Slavery Statement

The Modern Slavery Act 2015 requires large UK businesses to publish a statement describing the activities they are undertaking to prevent slavery and human trafficking in their own business operations and supply chain.

Bannerman Company Ltd strictly prohibits the use of modern slavery and human trafficking in our operations and supply chain. We have and will continue to be committed to implementing systems and controls aimed at ensuring that modern slavery is not taking place anywhere within our organisation or in any of our supply chains.

We fully endorse and support the principles enshrined in the International Bill of Human Rights and the International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work.

This policy applies to all persons working for us or on our behalf in any capacity, including employees at all levels, directors, officers, agency workers, seconded workers, volunteers, agents, contractors and suppliers.

We expect the same high standards from all of our contractors, suppliers and other business partners, and we require our contractors and suppliers to comply with our policies and codes to combat the use of forced, compulsory or trafficked labour, or anyone held in slavery or servitude, whether adults or children. We expect our suppliers in turn to hold their own suppliers to the same high standards.

Privacy Policy

Bannerman Company Ltd is committed to protecting your privacy at all times and endeavors to use any data we collect from you to provide in return the best possible service. This privacy policy describes how we collect, hold and use your personal data.

This website is based in the U.K. and we take reasonable care to comply with requirements of the UK Data Protection Act 1998 with regard to the personal information you supply on this site.

Personal data is held on our contacts and administration database either because of products/services we have provided or because customers or contacts have indicated that they would be interested in receiving material from us about our products/services.

We always do everything in our power to protect your data, however, no data transmissions over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Because of this we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.

We reserve the right to occasionally modify this Privacy Statement. These changes becoming effective immediately upon posting to the website and by continuing to use the website, you will be deemed to accept any such changes.

Please note that we keep links to other sites to a minimum which may not be governed by this Privacy Policy and you should view the particular privacy policies of those sites for further information.

Data Collection via Web Forms & Email

When using this website to contact us via web form or email we will collect your name, email address and message content in order to allow us to answer your enquiry effectively.

You submit information using these methods voluntarily, and agree to the use of the personal data you provide as described in this policy.

If you give us personal information about somebody else such as a friend, colleague or other contact, we will assume you have their permission to do so, and their data will also be subject to this policy.

Data Usage

Bannerman Company Ltd will use the data you supply us to answer an enquiry from you or to continue an ongoing commercial relationship.

We never share, sell, trade or rent your personal data outside of Bannerman Company Ltd.

GDPR

Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) you are provided the following rights with regards to any data we hold about you:

  1. The right to be informed
  2. The right of access
  3. The right to rectification
  4. The right to erasure
  5. The right to restrict processing
  6. The right to data portability
  7. The right to object
  8. Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling.

If you don’t want to accept our data privacy terms and conditions you can opt out and request your account to be closed here.

Data Collection via Cookies

In order for us to develop the website according to customer need, certain information may be collected from the device you use to access the pages. This could include Browser type and version, Operating system, Internet Service Provider, time and duration of visit and internet location from which your visit originated. Like many websites, this one uses the technology of cookies to place small amounts of information on your computer’s hard drive. With cookies the information that we collect and share is anonymous and not personally identifiable. It does not contain your name, address, telephone number, or email address. Although we recommend against it, cookies may be easily deleted from your machine.

Wherever possible the site avoids using third party tracking cookies although on some pages that feature social networking widgets or features this may be unavoidable. You can however disable third party cookies by going to the privacy settings on your browser, additionally most newer browsers contain an option labelled ‘Do Not Track’ which disables the use of third party tracking cookies.

Using the site and the features implies that you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with the details set out above.

Limitation of Liability

Bannerman Company Ltd will under no circumstance be liable for special, indirect, or consequential damages including any loss of business, revenue, profits, or data in relation to your use of a Bannerman Company Ltd website.

Nothing within this Agreement will operate to exclude any liability for death or personal injury arising as result of the negligence of Bannerman Company Ltd, it’s employees or agents.

Disclaimers

Information is provided on this site with the understanding that the website is not engaged in promoting or rendering advice and should not be wholly relied upon when making any related decision.

Information is provided on an “as is” basis with no warranties expressed or otherwise implied relating to the accuracy, fitness for purpose, compatibility or security of any components of the website.

We do not guarantee uninterrupted availability of the website and cannot provide any representation that using the website will be error free.

Third Party Websites

The website may contain hyperlinks to websites operated by third parties. We do not control these external sites and we take no responsibility for, and will not incur any liability in respect of, their content or accuracy. Our inclusion of hyperlinks to such websites does not imply any endorsement of views, statements or information contained in such websites.

Environment Policy

Protecting the Environment

Bannerman Company Ltd is committed to the protection and enhancement of the environment. This is a major and continuing priority.

Environmental responsibility is inherent in the jobs of all our managers. Environmental assessment is incorporated in all acquisitions: be it building, equipment or machinery.

Our working practices and procedures will be regularly reviewed to minimize the risk of environmental damage, particularly in our transport operations. We aim to meet all the government and legislative requirement, and where none exist we will set ourselves high standards.

All new products and processes will be evaluated to assess their environmental impact and we will seek to conserve natural resources by ensuring the responsible use of energy and materials. We will promote recycling and reuse wherever appropriate.

Environmental policy should have regular update to coincide with technology developments e.g.; reduced fuel emissions.

Defining the Policy

The ultimate responsibility for determining and ensuring the implementation of environmental policy rests at Bannerman Company Ltd management level.

The responsibility of determining the policy is shared between directors and the company Health & Safety Officer. It is the role of the Health & Safety Officer. It is the role of the Health & Safety Officer to make sure environmental policy is implemented in all the working business interests of Bannerman Company Ltd.

Minimizing Impact

Bannerman Company Ltd endeavors to minimize any adverse impact upon the environment from the production and distribution of the company’s products or general working practices.

All new trucks are purchased are of the most recent standard and below the minimum required fuel emissions.

Production wast (minced prawn shell) from our seafood operation are transported to our hill farm and spread on reclaimed land to improve the grass yield.

All packaging used for our products such as cardboard boxes for scampi, are reused whenever possible.

All wasted cardboard is picked up weekly from various Bannerman Company Ltd sites. This has the benefit of reducing waste costs and helping recycle products.