The issues of occupational health and safety across the group of companies were discussed at the meeting chaired by Kanysh Moldabayev, Managing Director for Strategy and Sales of “Samruk-Energy” JSC. The heads of subsidiaries and affiliates (SA) provided information on the state of occupational safety and tasks for the coming half-year.
Saken Kozhabekov, Director of “Occupational Health and Environmental Protection" department, highlighted the increase in work place injuries at "Bogatyr Komir" LLP and "Mangistau DPGC" JSC in his report. The causes of accidents were identified in the course of investigations. As a rule, this is a violation of discipline in the workplace and insufficient control by low and mid-level executives.
Kanysh Moldabayev, Managing Director suggested considering the responsibility of heads of business units of SA for accidents with subordinate employees, as well as responsibility for concealing accidents as a preventive action. At the end of the meeting, it was directed to strengthen and ensure the effectiveness of occupational safety and health management system.