HEALTH AND SAFETY – OUR NO.1 PRIORITY
Safety and Zero Harm
Only by setting the highest standards for ourselves will we be able to retain the trust of our customers and the people using our services. So, we are committed to achieving ‘Zero Harm across our businesses by 2013’.
For us this means:
- Zero fatalities.
- Zero permanently disabling injuries.
- Zero tolerance for mediocrity.
- Zero tolerance for training stagnation.
Together we will share our capacity for capacity for innovation, creativity, and application, to achieve these collective goals.
The elements of the Zero Harm Framework are supported by the following commitments:
Eliminating fatal risks
We will identify fatal risks and establish Zero Harm design, management and behavioural protocols to eliminate them.
We will identify and plan out hazards in all activities we undertake.
Maintaining Zero Harm day-to-day:
We will establish and maintain management, monitoring, review, audit and assurance systems geared for Zero Harm.
We will manage and maintain Zero Harm levels of separation, security, monitoring and stewardship to safeguard members of the public from exposure to our hazards.
Keeping all our people healthy:
We will conduct health checks and health risk assessments to ensure there is no long-teerm harm to health from working in our business.
Working with our customers:
We will enlist the support and co-operation of customers to achieve Zero Harm.
Making safety personal:
There is a personal commitment to safety within our business – this is a legal and corporate requirement.