Health & Safety
Petropavlovsk is committed to providing its employees with a safe working environment. The Group fully complies with Russian labour legislation, the most significant of which is the Labour Code of the Russian Federation, and has health and safety systems in place that support the Code. Petropavlovsk conducts regular reviews of labour protection in the workplace and regularly examines all internal policies and procedures to ensure they remain robust and effective.
Occupational health and safety (OHS) risks are identified, reviewed and evaluated to mitigate their impact. All accidents are recorded and reported to the Executive Committee and Board. A Board level Health, Safety and Environmental Committee meets regularly and one of their duties is to assess and evaluate OHS management systems. Petropavlovsk also conducts regular on site inspections to ensure all operations comply with regulations.