maintaining our position as the leader in the drilling, blasting and
grouting business, we realize the need to ensure the health and safety
of our employees. They are critical in our operations. We extend the
same concern to the environment within which we operate. We acknowledge
this social responsibility and state the commitments that:
Our operations shall be carried out in consideration of likely risks
to employees and impacts on the environment. Whilst our operations may
have inevitable yet necessary impacts on the environment, every measure
possible shall be taken to minimize these.
We shall identify relevant legal requirements pertaining to employee
health and safety and environmental aspects and impacts. Where
requirements other than legislation exist, effort shall be made to
comply with them. We further guarantee that we shall comply with client
health, safety and environmental standards.
We shall ensure that the public is protected from the risks likely to occur when we conduct our business.
Our employees shall be trained in the
proper execution of their tasks
as well as in the promotion of safety, health and environmental
protection. We shall ensure that opportunity exists for training and
that information is available to the end that we have competent
Continual improvement in health, safety and environmental protection
is important to our business. It shall be based on objectively collected
There shall be documented guidelines for aspects of health, safety and
the environment. These will be available to employees and our clients.