Occupational Health and Safety

Occupational Health and Safety has always been fundamental to the operation of MYTILINEOS and a primary business goal.

Policy

As a responsible organisation, MYTILINEOS acknowledges its responsibility to ensure the best possible Health & Safety conditions in all its work areas, as well as the right of its employees and of third parties (business partners, clients, students and other visitors) to work in the company’s work areas or to visit them without exposing themselves to risks that could result in injury or occupational illness. MYTILINEOS also acknowledges that the elimination of accidents and occupational disease incidents at the workplace and especially at its production facilities, promotes sustainable, productive employment and decent work, while it also plays a decisive role in boosting its competitiveness.

Core elements of the MYTILINEOS Occupational Health and Safety policy:

  • Full compliance with the applicable laws on Occupational Health & Safety and with other relevant rules and regulations.
  • Recognition and assessment of occupational risks and adoption of measures to control and mitigate them.
  • Establishment of preventive action programmes to improve work conditions, as well as of preventive and corrective action plans, procedures and instructions, so as to ensure that risks are minimised or altogether eliminated.
  • Systematic measurement, assessment and effort to reduce the levels of exposure to harmful factors, and continuous monitoring of the employees’ health.
  • Open and transparent communication on all issues regarding Health and Safety.
  • Provision of information, awareness raising and training of employees in Health and Safety issues, to eliminate incidents at the workplace.
  • Systematic inspection of the organisation and of the processes and procedures in place, to ensure their continuous updating and improvement, the respect of the rules and the achievement of the targets set.
  • Constant efforts to ensure alignment with the relevant international standards and the implementation of Occupational Health and Safety best practices.

Main Target and commitments

MYTILINEOS continues to work ceaselessly in order to ensure the achievement of the target “ZERO ACCIDENTS AND ZERO OCCUPAIONAL DISEASES AT THE WORKPLACE”, which is one of the major challenges in the industrial sector and, therefore, in each one of the company’s Business Activity Units.

Metallurgy Business Unit

In the Metallurgy Business Unit, Health and Safety have always been of the utmost priority. Despite the significant reduction in the number of accidents both with and without interruption of work, as well as in occupational diseases, efforts in this area continue unabated. The company committed to constantly improve work conditions and to take preventive action so as to prevent work accidents and occupational diseases, seeking to rank among the top performers globally in this area..

Power & Gas Business Unit

In the Power & Gas Business Unit, the company committed to continuously improve its performance in order to minimise the risk of all the Sector’s activities to the Health and Safety of its employees, suppliers, clients and visitors.. 

Sustainable Engineering Solutions Business Unit

In the Sustainable Engineering Solutions Business Unit, the company committed to proceed to all the actions required to improve its health and safety conditions and performance, as specified by the applicable provisions of the Greek and European legislation. The ultimate goal for all projects to be performed to the best quality and time requirements, without any accident or incident that could harm human health.

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