A meeting on occupational safety and workplace injuries issues with top management of subsidiaries and affiliates (SA) chaired by Yersain Ospanov, Managing Director for Risk Management and Legal Affairs was held on December 5 via videoconferencing.
The meeting was also attended by Serik Tutebaev, Managing Director for Production and Asset Management of the Company, SA heads and specialists in charge of occupational health and safety. The meeting was held as part of the implementation of the Action Plan for reduction of workplace injuries rate.
The issues of reducing on-the- job injuries, increasing the involvement of SA senior management in occupational health and safety process, establishing corporate and individual responsibility of employees, executives for violations of workplace discipline were considered. Inadmissibility of concealing accidents and the need to introduce a transparent system for registration, investigation of all incidents, including potentially dangerous incidents that did not lead to accidents and microtraumas were highlighted.
Saken Kozhabekov, Department Director noted improvement of results for 11 months of this year in comparison with the same period of last year and the decline in workplace injuries rate over 5 years.
On the eve of the professional holiday - "Power Engineer Day", Yersain Ospanov, Managing Director expressed gratitude to occupational safety and environmental protection specialists of SA who were encouraged by executives of the Company for dedicated work, high professionalism and contribution to the development of power sector.