Safety and ecology
Health, safety and environment are one of priority areas for CJSC Profotech.
This is due to both strict governmental regulatory requirements and the fact that the Group and its management are aware of their responsibility towards society, as taking care of the environment is a necessary prerequisite for the health and happiness of future generations.
We are committed to ensuring that our operations are safe. We believe that ensuring safety should guarantee protection of people and the environment. Therefore, the management tackles these issues focusing on the two main spheres:
Process and occupational safety
These activities are based on analyzing and assessing risks and are aimed at preventing industrial injuries and improving working conditions, as well as ensuring full compliance with HSE rules and regulations.
Environmental safety of the production complex
This area includes efficient use of natural resources and minimizing the negative environmental impact of the company operations in its operating regions and at the fields under development.
The Company adopted the Strategy of Profotech in the area of labour protection, industrial safety and ecology. It was developed in the framework of the uniform program of strategic development of the company and secures the following principles of corporate strategy of sustainable development in the framework of this direction:
- Ensuring occupational safety for all employees, as well as conserving natural resources for future generations;
- Complying with the main requirements and spheres of the Government’s HSE policy;
- Complying with HSE laws and regulations;
- Openness and transparency;
- Encouraging employees’ personal commitment to implementing the HSE management system and providing employees with incentives for their active involvement in it;
- Continuously improving the HSE management system.
CJSС Profotech’s social responsibility standards in the spheres of process safety and environmental protection
To ensure process safety and environmental protection in the course of its operations, CJSC Profotech shall:
- Conduct its operations in compliance with environmental legislation;
- Reduce the environmental impact of all its operations, production processes and products by adopting state-of-the-art technologies and methods of pollution prevention;
- Ensure efficient use of natural resources (those used in production, as well as those located in the Group’s operating regions) by introducing resource-saving and energy efficient technologies and using alternative energy sources;
- Achieve greater efficiency in environmental control and internal audit of compliance with the requirements of environmental legislation and ensure the compliance of production with ISO 14001 standards;
- Constantly improve the HSE management system in order to meet international OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001 standards.