Zarubezhneft integrates Vision Zero concept into the processes of contractor entities
The 1-st International conference with the contractor entities of Zarubezhneft Group of Companies on the integration of the Vision Zero concept was held on November 23, 2018.
The Conference was held with the support of the Ministry of Labor and Social Security of the Russian Federation and the Federal labor and occupation service of the Russian Federation as well as with participation of the Russian and international companies including the main partners of Zarubezhneft JSC.
At the conference the participants have discussed the main principles of the Vision Zero Concept and the necessity of compliance with them in course of production activities. The Concept integration into the production processes of the contractor entities and development of professional entities shall allow:
- Ensuring unified approach to the implementation of the Vision Zero Concept strategy in the Company with application of the front-end international practice;
- Applying improved HSE management tools to achieve zero injury rate in the production activities;
- Implementing the “Vision Zero Concept unified integration program” in Zarubezhneft Group of Companies in 2018-2021 comprehensively and efficiently.
The venue of the Conference – Zarubezhneft JSC – became the first one in Russia to adopt the Vision Zero corporate strategy as the basis of the safe production of the contractor entities.
The Vision Zero concept was adopted in September 2016 at the XXI World congress on Safety and Health at Work in Singapore. In December 2017 a Memorandum between the Ministry of labor and social security of the Russian Federation and the International Social Security Association (ISSA) was signed in presence of the Chairman of the Russian Government D.A. Medvedev.
Zarubezhneft JSC performs continuous activities for the integration of the main principles of the Concept into its production processes and it influences the processes of its stakeholders as well.