Looking after the health and safety of its personnel and that of local people is a major priority in the activities of Gazprom Neft Middle East. The company pays particular attention to workplace safety, and demands stringent adherence to accident prevention and safety the company employees and contractors.

We have no doubt that environmentally safe production, with no impacts on people’s lives or health, is fundamental to our success.

Constantly striving to improve strategies to ensure workplace safety, labor protection and environmental protection while looking after our employees, local people and the environment is integral to the production culture at our Company.

Improving the effectiveness of such strategies throughout our production activities is the responsibility of all company employees, and particularly of senior management. Our management set an example to all employees, assuming responsibility for implementing the company’s goals and objectives in this area. The positive outcome achieved here is thanks to the systematic education and training of employees in the principles of and methodologies for ensuring safety of personnel and environmental protection.

Gazprom Neft Middle East’s Health, Safety and Environment Policy has been written in line with principles developed in the context of international best practice, the larger part of which is based on the OHSAS 18001 standard of Occupational Health and Safety Management System and ISO 14001 Environmental Management System.

These principles are based on the concept of continuous improvement, by publishing policy directives in this area, developing plans to implement the objectives outlined therein, evaluating plan implementation, and regularly updating these systems.