Damco has an established Global Health and Safety Team comprising regional representation with direct accountability to the Regional and Global Leadership Teams. This affords timely and effective reporting and management support for HSE initiatives. The team is empowered to oversee and support company-wide compliance to a growing list of industry, customer and legislative requirements.
Within Damco we promote an open reporting culture involving collaboration and active dialogue between all stakeholders to effectively manage Health and Safety risks. We seek to encourage an environment of awareness, participation and continuous improvement in all aspects of Health & Safety, which we call “Constant Care”.
A primary Health and Safety function within Damco which sets us apart is that we listen to the client to ensure Health and Safety initiatives bring added value to both parties and further protect our mutual business interests. In achieving this we prioritize Health & Safety as a core pillar within our business and decision making processes.
At Damco we place a great emphasis towards safety of all persons working for or with us including our customers by using a Lost Time Incident (LTI) reporting structure augmented by a developing awareness to Near Miss reporting
Damco treats the handling of Dangerous goods very seriously. To keep abreast of developing world markets, particularly those within mining, oil and gas exploration we are constantly developing our robust dangerous goods competencies within relevant core functions to meet customer needs.
Damco encourages active participation with our customers to promote Health and Safety guidance, and knowledge sharing.
To view Damco’s Global Health and Safety Policy, please click here.