Establishing and maintaining a safe and healthy working environment
At ESB International we are committed to establishing and maintaining a safe and healthy working environment for our staff, our contractors and those impacted by our work.
We believe that health and safety is a core value of our business, and its management and continual improvement are an integral part of all our activities.
Our commitment to Health & Safety is based on the following principles:
We will promote a health & safety culture and provide all staff with a safe and healthy place of work;
We will provide appropriate resources, information, training, equipment, work planning and safe systems to promote health & safety awareness and to enable staff to competently and safely fulfil their roles and responsibilities at all levels of the company;
Hazard identification and risk assessment will be central to all of our activities; injuries, occupational illness and safety incidents will be treated as preventable. Our goal is zero lost time injuries;
We will adhere to the highest standards in all work practices to ensure the protection of staff, contractors and those impacted by our work;
We will provide the necessary organisation and resources and nominate individuals to implement our health & safety policy;
We will set and review objectives and targets annually to ensure continual health & safety performance improvement;
We will foster openness and dialogue through staff consultation and will be open to the concerns of staff, contractors and those impacted by our work;
We will comply with, and constantly aim to exceed, all applicable legal and regulatory health and safety requirements and all other appropriate guidelines.
It is with the co-operation and commitment of all involved that we will ensure the health and safety of all ESB International staff, contractors and others impacted by our work.