Safety and Risk Management

Safety and Risk Management

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Safety and risk management

Safety and risk management

Safety is one of the principal values at Puerto Ventanas. This is a condition that guides our actions ad operations in our company. With this goal, we permanently work in upkeeping the working environment where the health and safety of our employees are key pillars of our management. Likewise, we promote continuous identification or risks and creating timely and adequate preventive measures, keeping our workers involved directly or through their union representatives. The actions in risk management are planned and implemented through an occupational health and safety management system certified by OHSAS 18001 since 2013 and audited on a yearly basis.

One of our main pillars is protecting the health and safety of all of our employees. We have an organizational structure dedicated especially of this purpose, supported by a health and safety policy aimed at prevention.

Programs and activities

Puerto Ventanas works constantly to improve the safety in its premises and promote a culture of self-care among its employees, actively keeping joint committees unions and the family of our workers involved in the process.

Training

Training

A relevant element in risk management is the permanent training and orientation in the field. At Puerto Ventanas, we run an annual training plan n risk management for our workers with the Instituto de Seguridad del Trabajo (IST) and other specialized organizations. In 2017 7,000 hours of training in safety were invested.

Campaigns

Campaigns

To keep our workers aware of the risks of work accidents, Puerto Ventanas develops several internal campaigns to reinforce our messages of self-care and safety. Our campaigns consider a plan of visits from our executives to the field to directly gather opinions and suggestions from ou workers.

Health and Safety Committee

Health and Safety Committee

In accordance with the law, Puerto Ventanas as a Health and Safety Committee with representatives from the company and workers. Its goal is to develop a work plan to support the operational safety department to prevent accidents and care for the health of our employees in their daily activities.