Occupational health and safety

The system of management of the occupational health and industrial safety of VIZ-Steel is certified for the compliance with requirements of the international standard OHSAS 18001:2007 "Occupational health and safety management systems - Requirements".

In 2016 the auditors of the BSI - British Standards Institution confirmed the compliance of the system of management of the occupational health and industrial safety of VIZ-Steel with the international standards. 
The preventive measures on supporting and improving the health of employees from the scheduled medical examinations and free vaccination to the organization of recreation treatment take place at the enterprise. The employees are provided with personal protective equipment, special clothes and shoes according to the required norms and corporate standards.

The policy of NLMK Group "Efficient production is the safe production", according to which the employees are the main value of the company is in effect at VIZ-Steel. Preserving life and health are the main principles of the production activity of the enterprise.

The management programs in the area of the occupational health and industrial safety are developed and introduced at the enterprise. In particular, the programs "Searching for safety" and "Risk management" are aimed at detecting and eliminating risks, potentially leading to industrial accidents. The most important element of the programs is engaging all enterprise employees in the work of reducing risks.