Corporate Social Responsibility Policy

R&B M&E Ltd



Commercial Solar Panel Installer

Corporate Social Responsibility Policy

Corporate Social Responsibility Company Policy Brief & Purpose 

This Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Company Policy outlines our commitment and approach to conducting business in a socially responsible and sustainable manner. The purpose of this policy is to ensure that we integrate social, environmental, and ethical concerns into our daily operations and decision-making processes. By adhering to this policy, we aim to contribute positively to the welfare of our employees, the communities we operate in, and the environment. 

Corporate Social Responsibility Company Scope 

This policy applies to all employees, contractors, and suppliers of our company. It extends to all aspects of our operations including, but not limited to, our products and services, supply chain, environmental impact, community engagement, and employee well-being. 

Policy Elements: 

  1. Compliance with Laws and Regulations: We are committed to complying with all applicable laws and regulations governing our business operations. This includes but is not limited to, employment laws, health and safety regulations, environmental regulations, and anti-corruption laws. We will strive to stay informed about changes in legislation and adapt our practices accordingly. 
  2. Ethical Business Practices: We are committed to conducting our business with the highest standards of ethics and integrity. We will not engage in any form of bribery, corruption, or unethical behaviour. Our interactions with employees, customers, suppliers, and other stakeholders will be characterised by honesty, transparency, and fairness. 
  3. Environmental Sustainability: We recognise the importance of environmental conservation and will strive to minimise our ecological footprint. We will implement measures to reduce waste generation, promote energy efficiency, and conserve natural resources. Furthermore, we will explore opportunities to partner with suppliers who share our commitment to environmental sustainability. 
  4. Employee Well-being and Diversity: We value our employees and are committed to ensuring their well-being, professional development, and work-life balance. We will provide a safe and inclusive workplace that promotes diversity and avoids discrimination or harassment based on factors such as race, gender, religion, age, or disability. We will foster a culture that encourages employee involvement and communication. 
  5. Community Engagement and Philanthropy: We believe in giving back to the communities we operate in and will actively seek opportunities to contribute to their well-being. This may include volunteering, charitable donations, or partnering with local organisations to address community needs. We will strive to make a positive impact through initiatives that align with our core values and business objectives. 
  6. Supply Chain Responsibility: We hold our suppliers and business partners to the same standards of social and environmental responsibility that we uphold. We will assess and select suppliers based not only on their quality and cost but also on their commitment to ethical business practices, environmental sustainability, and respect for human rights. 

What is Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)? 

Corporate Social Responsibility is the concept of integrating social and environmental concerns into a company’s operations and interactions with stakeholders. It entails taking responsibility for the impact of business activities on employees, customers, communities, and the environment. CSR goes beyond legal compliance and involves actively contributing to sustainable development and the well-being of society. 

Implementation and Communication 

To effectively implement this policy, all employees will be provided with training and resources to understand their roles and responsibilities. We will regularly review and evaluate our CSR initiatives to ensure their effectiveness and make improvements where necessary. This policy will be communicated to all stakeholders, including employees, suppliers, and customers, through our website, internal communications channels, and other appropriate means. 

Monitoring and Reporting 

We will establish appropriate monitoring mechanisms to ensure compliance with this policy and to measure our progress towards our CSR goals. Regular reports will be prepared and shared with relevant stakeholders, including management, employees, and external parties as required. Feedback and suggestions for improvement will be actively sought and considered. 


This CSR Company Policy will be reviewed periodically to ensure its continued relevance and effectiveness. Any necessary updates or amendments will be made to align with emerging best practices and changing business and societal needs. 


This policy has been approved and endorsed the Managing Director of R&B M&E Ltd. Any questions or concerns regarding this policy should be directed to the Board of Directors for resolution. 

Electrical Contractors

We are NICEIC registered electrical contractors and members of the Electrical Contractors Association for all industrial, commercial and residential electrical services including testing, inspection and compliance services.

Mechanical Services

We offer M&E design, calculation, estimation and full fit-out, installation and maintenance services to commercial clients. We also provide contract maintenance and building compliance and testing services

Solar Renewables

We are MCS and RECC registered solar panel installers for all commercial and residential solar panel installations including ground arrays and roof mounted PV systems and battery storage configurations.

Commercial Solar Panels

We have designed and installed high yield commercial solar panel systems for many clients. We can provide all design and payback calculations and ongoing maintenance.

Agricultural Solar Panels

We have many years experience designing and installing agricultural solar panel systems for farm businesses and saving them huge costs on electrical energy.

Residential Solar Panels

Our design and solar panel installation engineers have over a decade of experience installing and maintaining solar PV systems for residential customers across the UK

EV Home Chargers

We fit all makes, models and types of EV Chargers for residential customers. We are Office for Zero Emission Vehicles (OZEV) authorised installers.

EV Workplace Chargers

We can undertake all required aspects of commercial EV charging point installation, from initial design and consultation to servicing and on-going maintenance.

Gas Boiler Engineers

We are Gas Safe Registered and undertake boiler installation, servicing and all gas safety checks for residential customers and landlords.

Electrical Services

  • Electrical Installation & Wiring
  • Electrical Safety Testing
  • Electrical Design & Consultation
  • Electrical Estimating
  • Electrical Safety Certificates

HVAC Services

  • Heating
  • Ventilation
  • Air Conditioning
  • Boiler Services
  • Gas Engineers

Solar Panel Installers

  • Solar Panel System Design
  • Solar Panel Installation
  • Solar Panel Battery Storage
  • Commercial Solar Panels
  • Residential Solar Panels

About Us: FAQs


Where are you located?

R&B Mechanical & Electrical Limited (R&B M&E Ltd) are located at Devonshire Works in Pitt Street, Keighley, West Yorkshire. We are 10 miles from Bradford and Ilkley, 20 miles from Leeds and Harrogate and 40 miles from Manchester.


Is your company accredited?

R&B M&E Ltd are NICEIC Approved Electrical Contractors & Domestic Installers for all commercial and residential electrical works. We are also members of the Electrical Contractors Association. As heating engineers, we are fully Gas Safe Registered. Our solar panel installations & services are accredited through the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) & the Renewable Energy Consumer Code (RECC). As EV Charger installers we are approved by the Office for Zero Emission Vehicles (OZEV).

What is M&E?

M&E is a simple abbreviation for mechanical & electrical services. These services are normally provided by a sub-contractor or a facilities management company & include the installation and maintenance of all mechanical & electrical services on a company’s premises in addition to servicing, certification and compliance.

What is an EICR?

EICR stands for Electrical Installation Condition Report. An EICR identifies any damage, deterioration, defects and/or conditions which may give rise to danger along with observations for which improvement is recommended. It is a detailed report that involves the testing of various circuits. An EICR is also sometimes known as Periodic Inspection.

What is your operating area?

We operate throughout the north of England and undertake larger projects across the UK. We maintain a network of partners and specialist contractors that enable us to deliver our services across the regions.

Are you hiring?

We are always seeking suitably qualified and experienced (18th Edition) electricians to join our team, particularly those with Solar PV experience. If you are interested in joining us, please post or email your CV with career details to date and verifiable electrical qualifications. We would be pleased to keep your details on file if requested by you to do so. We also welcome requests from electrical and mechanical contractors and sub-contractors to be added to our approved supplier list.

What is HVAC?

HVAC is an abbreviation for Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning. These combined services provide a building with heating, cooling, mechanical ventilation & natural ventilation to create a comfortable environment for everyone inside. HVAC plant includes boilers, air-con/air handling units connected via ducting & pipework.

What are Renewables?

Renewables is a broad term for all forms of renewable energy produced from sources like the sun and wind that are naturally replenished and do not run out. Harnessing technologies like solar panels and air-source heat pumps, renewable energy can be used for electricity generation, space and water heating and cooling, and transportation.

Contact Us



Building 7, Devonshire Works, Pitt Street
Keighley, West Yorkshire
BD21 4PF


Keighley:  01535 687010                     Skipton:  01756 793039