The Modern Slavery Act 2018 requires entities based, or operating, in Australia, which has an annual consolidated revenue of more than $100 million, to report annually on the risks of modern slavery in their operations and supply chains, and actions to address those risks. Other entities based, or operating, in Australia may report voluntarily.
This statement discloses the actions taken by Optimum Security Solutions Pty Ltd in relation to our responsibilities under the Modern Slavery Act 2018 to prevent slavery, forced or compulsory labour and human trafficking within our business and supply chain.
OSS provides compliant security services through a risk management approach to deliver outcomes. Our teams are industry professionals with retail, facilities management, property, events and industrial expertise and knowledge.
OSS is committed to:
OSS is committed to maintaining and improving systems and processes to avoid complicity in human rights violations related to our own operations, our supply chain, and our products and services. We understand that slavery and human trafficking can occur in many forms, such as forced labour, child labour, domestic servitude, sex trafficking, workplace abuse and human trafficking. Therefore, in this statement, we use the terms “slavery and human trafficking” to encompass these various forms of coerced labour.
All our security officers are licenced and are professionally screened and vetted. Our stringent recruitment and training processes guarantee our guards deliver unparalleled professionalism, flexibility, and customer service.
Optimum Security Solutions looks forward to becoming your trusted security provision partner.
Our values of Passion, Integrity, Employees & Customer Focus, 100% Accountability, Leadership, Flexibility, and Continuous Improvement guide the interactions with all our stakeholders, including employees. We are committed to maintaining and improving our systems, policies, and processes to protect the human rights of staff and contractors, including providing protection against slavery and human trafficking.
The systems, policies, processes, and procedures reflect our business’ ethics and values. They set out our minimum requirements on the way we treat our employees, work with our customers, and suppliers in relation to governance and general compliance, workplace relations, occupational health and safety, ethical business practices and environmental management. These policies include, but not limited to:
Our relevant processes and procedures include, but are not limited to the following:
Our values guide our commitment, therefore OSS ensures to continuously develop and facilitate refresher training to stakeholders to raise awareness on what modern slavery looks like, its impact on individuals, companies and society, the background to the Act, what OSS is doing in response to the Act, how this will impact our supply chain and what staff can do to minimise the potential risks.