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Industrial Safety

Policy of Transneft, JSC in the area of industrial safety           

As a key player of fuel energy complex of the Russian Federation and organizer and provider of oil and oil products transportation through the system of trunk pipelines, Transneft, JSC considers the observance of industrial safety requirements to be its top priority.

Fullу aware of potential risk of negative impact of its high-technological activity, Transneft, JSC will create conditions for protection of the life and health of the Company’s employees and population against accidents and incidents at hazardous production facilities, reducing the risk accidents and their environmental consequences.

In its activity Transneft, JSC is guided by the following principles:

  • compliance with requirements of the Russian legislation, international treaties of the Russian Federation, federal norms and regulations in the sphere of industrial safety;
  • planning and performing the activity aimed at accidents prevention at hazardous industrial facilities;
  • availability of significant information in the sphere of industrial safety.

To ensure compliance with the chosen principles, Transneft, JSC sets the following goals:

  • prioritization of the measures for improving reliability of the operated equipment and minimizing the risk of accidents and incidents at hazardous production facilities;
  • rationalization of the system of industrial safety management at Transneft, JSC based on the analysis of its functioning, development and performance of corrective measures aimed to improving industrial safety;
  • support of the system of industrial safety management with allocation of required material and financial resources, selection of qualified personnel to operate hazardous production facilities;
  • compliance with the requirements of legislative acts, norms and rules in the sphere of industrial safety;
  • organization of effective industrial control at hazardous production facilities;
  • informing of workers on industrial safety requirements, including actions in emergency situations;
  • determining personal responsibility of managers and immediate executors for observance of industrial safety requirements;
  • motivation of personnel operating hazardous production facilities to implement measures increasing the level of industrial safety;
  • continuous training on industrial safety requirements and further training of the personnel operating hazardous production facilities;
  • maintenance of high level of readiness of rescue units, their equipment with modern means of accidents localization and emergency response.

Transneft, JSC considers observance of these provisions as the guarantee of an optimal combination of corporate interests with social-economic needs of the society in the sphere of industrial safety.

Transneft Industrial Safety Policy

Being a key element of the energy sector of the Russian Federation that ensures organisation and conduct of the transport of oil and oil products via main pipelines, Transneft sets the compliance with industrial safety requirements as the highest priority of its activities.

Realising the potential danger of its technologically complex activities, Transneft understands its responsibility for ensuring the protection of life and health of the Company employees and the population from accidents at hazardous production facilities and mitigating the risk of such accidents.

Industrial safety principles of Transneft:

  • the life and health of employees have a higher priority than production performance results;
  • all employees of the Company are involved in activities relating to mitigation of the risk of accident hazards;
  • preventative measures are given a higher priority than those aimed at localising and liquidating the consequences of accidents;
  • important industrial safety information is open and readily available.

Industrial safety responsibilities of Transneft:

  • compliance with the requirements of the Russian legislation, international agreements of the Russian Federation, federal standards and rules in the field of industrial safety;
  • mitigation of the risk of accidents at hazardous production facilities;
  • consultation of employees of hazardous production facilities and their representatives on matters of ensuring industrial safety to achieve a required level of competence;
  • improvement of the industrial safety management system.

To comply with the above principles, Transneft sets the following goals and objectives:

  • set an order of priority for measures relating to improvement of the reliability of operated equipment and aimed at mitigating the risk of accidents and incidents at hazardous production facilities;
  • improve the industrial safety management system based on the analysis of its functioning, development and taking of correcting measures aimed to increase the level of industrial safety;
  • ensure proper functioning of the industrial safety management system by allocating necessary physical and financial resources and recruiting highly qualified personnel to operate hazardous production facilities;
  • organise effective cooperation with government authorities, scientific and research institutions and other stakeholders in order to facilitate the exchange of experiences and information on industrial safety and to develop and implement advanced standards and rules;
  • ensure compliance with the requirements of industrial safety laws, standards and rules;
  • organise effective production control at hazardous production facilities;
  • conduct regular training on industrial safety requirements and upgrade the qualification of employees operating hazardous production facilities;
  • inform employees about industrial safety requirements, including actions to be taken in emergency situations;
  • determine personal responsibility of managers and relevant employees for compliance with industrial safety requirements;
  • motivate employees operating hazardous production facilities to implement measures aimed at improving the level of industrial safety;
  • maintain a high level of readiness of emergency response teams and provision of modern equipment for localising and liquidating the consequences of accidents.

Transneft believes that compliance with these provisions is a key to ensuring an optimal combination of the Company’s interests and society’s socio-economic needs in the field of industrial safety.