Health and safety are very important to us and our goal is to keep improving. Before undertaking new projects and activities, we assess their effects on the health and safety of our employees. We have developed a range of tools that help us to recognize and rectify potential workplace hazards. We minimise the risk of accidents and guarantee compliance with legal requirements, in order to improve overall safety.
This is confirmed by the OHSAS 18001 certification achieved by our Stolberg plant. OHSAS 18001 is an internationally recognised standard for occupational health and safety management systems. It deals with the following areas:
OHSAS 18001 was developed by leading companies and international bodies for standardization and certification in order to fill the gap in an area without any certifiable international standards.