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Morgan Sindall achieves Silver in Business in the Community’s 8th Corporate Responsibility Index

Morgan Sindall has been awarded Silver band in the Business in the Community’s (BITC’s) 2009 Corporate Responsibility Index (CRI) - the UK’s leading voluntary benchmark of corporate responsibility.

The CRI aids the integration of companies, alongside improving corporate responsibility throughout their business operations, by providing a systematic approach to managing, measuring and reporting on business impacts in society and on the environment.

Achievement of Silver band indicates that BITC have recognised that Morgan Sindall conduct effective stakeholder engagement, implementing the correct processes in order to identify and manage risks and opportunities. Silver performance band companies also have reliable baseline data which enables them to demonstrate both management and performance improvement.

Brian Handcock, head of sustainability and quality for Morgan Sindall, said: “We are delighted to have achieved this status as it shows that we have a serious approach to being a responsible business through the four areas of community, environment, workplace and marketplace.”