The Living Wage Foundation, an organisation dedicated to improving the standard of living for workers, has recognised Fresh Start Waste Services for its dedication in ensuring a fair wage for all of its employees. By becoming an accredited Living Wage Employer, Fresh Start is making a bold statement about the value it places on its workforce.
“We are thrilled to announce that as of November 1, 2023 Fresh Start Waste Services is an accredited Living Wage Employer. This reflects our dedication to fair pay and our commitment to the wellbeing of our employees,” said Nicola McGrath, CEO at Fresh Start Waste Services.
This accreditation aligns with Fresh Start’s core values and the company’s broader mission of providing sustainable waste management solutions. Simultaneously, it supports the cultivation of a positive work environment for its staff. The Living Wage serves as a benchmark for employers. It signifies that employees can earn a wage covering their basic living costs, including housing, transportation, and food.
Living Wage Employer accreditation demonstrates Fresh Start Waste Services’ proactive stance in the fight against low pay. It provides its employees with the financial stability they deserve. The company recognises the importance of a fair wage in enhancing the well-being of its workforce and their families.
Fresh Start Waste Services will continue to prioritise its employees’ welfare and work toward promoting fair wages in the industry. This accreditation further solidifies the company’s position as a socially responsible and community-focused organisation.