This statement is made pursuant to Section 54, Part 6 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and sets out the steps the WPA Group has taken to ensure that slavery and human trafficking does not take place in any part of the WPA Group´s business or supply chain.
WPA is a monoline insurer selling private medical insurance to individuals and businesses in the UK. As a provider of financial services the WPA Group has a minimal supply chain, but utilises the services of firms in the EU and India.
This statement is made on behalf of the WPA Group, including WPA World Class Services (India) Pvt Ltd.
During the financial year to December 2016 the WPA Group took the following steps to ensure slavery and human trafficking did not occur within our organisation or in our supply chain:
We are committed to ensuring there is transparency in our business and in our supply chain, and we expect the same standards from our suppliers and service providers. This applies to all persons who work for us in any capacity, including agency workers and business partners.
Andrew HaworthDirector of Legal AffairsMarch 2017