Occupational health and safety
First-priority component of our company’s activities associated
inseparably with its business are occupational health and safety issues,
employees’ health and life preservation.
The company has developed measures to preserve employees’ health and life in
course of production activities, prevention of incidents, accidents and
injuries, on site as well as in office. These comprehensive measures include
legal, socioeconomic and organizational and technical, sanitation and hygienic
and other steps required for compliance with occupational health and safety
regulative requirements established at the company.
Working conditions in conformity with labor rules and regulations of the RF are
ensured at each business unit of the company, at workplaces of employees, on
construction sites; the company respects employees’ rights guaranteed by the
laws of the Russian Federation (LABOR CODE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION).
To ensure occupational health and
safety, the company:
- has created an occupational health and safety department (OHS),
appointed officers in charge for handling occupational health and safety
issues, approved descriptions of their duties, rights and responsibility
- has worked out and implements comprehensive measures to fulfill
occupational health and safety regulations; implemented safe labor
techniques and technologies, scientific and technical developments,
requirements of ergonomics; applied best OHS practices of other
- has ensured elimination of causes of injuries and accidents,
occupational diseases; takes measures to remove hazardous and unhealthy
- works out and approves occupational health and safety regulations,
instructions and other regulative documents establishing working
procedures and employees conduct rules having effect in the territory of
the organization, on construction sites, at workplaces;
- performs permanent supervision of observance by the employees of
processes, rules of operation of machinery, units, equipment and other
means of production, use of collective and personal protective equipment,
performance of jobs in conformity with occupational health and safety
- upon entering employment and during the job, all employees undergo a
briefing (training) to occupational health and safety, first aid to
persons injured following an accident, rules of conduct at emergencies.
Thus, our company has ensured safe and healthy working conditions for
employees, elimination of any production situation endangering their life or
health, and the environment.