METS is committed to promote the highest standards of Health, Safety, Security & Environment (HSSE) to ensure smooth operations of its facilities. METS is committed to prevent all accidents, injuries and occupational hazards while making sure to protect the environment.
Promote HSSE standards in all core business areas and manage it in the same way as any other critical business activity.
Be prepared for a quick and efficient response to emergency situations to minimize the potential impact of incidents should they occur.
Comply with all applicable laws and regulations and apply appropriate standards where respective legislation does not exist.
Design, build and maintain facilities and utilize services in a manner to avoid risk to people and the environment.
Have a sound HSSE Management System, in which competencies, responsibilities and communication channels are clearly defined.
Provide training and job-specific education to all employees supported by internal standards, procedures and instructions
Provide a safe and healthy work environment for all employees and contractors with adequate facilities and appropriate protective equipment.
Use energy and natural resources efficiently, prevent pollution and raise employee's awareness to minimize adverse impacts on the environment.
Identify and analyze potential hazards and security threats and implement measures to avoid, prevent, control and restrict the associated risks.
Set targets and benchmark our performance to achieve continuous improvement and ensure compliance with all applicable standards.
The management will visibly and rigorously support the implementation of this policy. We also expect the support of all employees, contractors and others working for us in order to make our HSSE performance one which will earn us the continuing confidence of our customers, neighbors and the community at large.
At METS, we understand very well that safety is our first priority. We strongly believe that all incidents can be prevented and remain committed to achieve the goal of zero incidents. Safety is everyone’s responsibility and we expect every employee to contribute to his own safety and that of others.
Eliminating risk for everyone is a key element underpinning all activities undertaken by METS. In today’s complex world this requires a continuous effort from all people at the company. We can only achieve this if each employee at METS understands the risks, realizes the critical importance of safety and knows what to do under all circumstances. Our Fundamentals on Safety provide a range of operational activities with the required safety conditions to our employees. This forms an integral part of the METS Health, Safety and Environment standard and is considered a basic requirement for all our activities.
METS is firmly committed to protect environment and prevent pollution within its facilities and surrounding areas. Following initiatives are rigorously taken at Fujairah Terminal:
In House ETP to control cleaning water disposal
In house Scrubber to clean air from emissions of the tanks
Monitoring of PUC of all vehicles and DG exhausts
Monitoring of air, water, and noise pollution by competent agencies
Adopting suitable techniques to recover and recycle returned material and water from Tank & Pipeline cleaning
Disposing- off waste materials through approved agencies.
METS believes that healthy lifestyle and hygienic working conditions are conducive to improvement in productivity of its employees and associates. Some of the important initiatives taken by the Company in this respect include:
Pre-employment medical check-ups of all new entrants.
Periodical medical check-ups of employees
Arrangement of first aid facilities at all work locations.
Providing potable and clean water at all work locations.
Arrangement of clean and hygienic working conditions in the work environments.
Provision of Personnel Protective Equipments to all the employees.
Awareness campaigns on fatal diseases like AIDS, blood pressure, diabetic, etc.
Provision of fire-fighting arrangements at all the work locations.
ISO 9001 Quality
ISO 14001 Environment
OHSAS 18001 Health & Safety
Class A NFPA Fire Safety