HQSE

HEALTH, QUALITY, SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT

Our policy. Our commitment
OVS Offshore will provide services and carry out work to the highest quality standards. We will meet the customer’s needs and expectations while safeguarding the health and safety of everyone involved, and while making as little impact on the environment as possible.

To achieve this, OVS Offshore will always:

  • comply with applicable rules, laws, codes and regulations
  • comply with approved procedures and instructions
  • ensure customer expectations are met
  • provide cost-effective solutions
  • provide innovative solutions
  • monitor and improve management systems continuously
  • employ competent personnel and keep their skills up to date.

OVS Offshore activities are conducted in accordance with all local legislation in geographical areas where we work, and in accordance with:

  • ISO 9001: Quality management (DNV - GL)
  • ISO 14001: Environmental management system (DNV-GL)
  • OHSAS 18001: Occupational health and safety management system (DNV-GL).

Quality
Quality management is a day-to-day priority throughout the company. Every individual member of staff and every manager is responsible for quality management. OVS Offshore will also take an active role, at every stage in the value chain, in shaping communication, the work environment and the future environment. Every member of staff, every manager and every member of the board is responsible for upholding OVS Offshore policy of corporate social responsibility.

At OVS Offshore we consider health,  quality, safety and environmental performance (HQSE) essential for our ability to conduct business and to be competitive in servicing the rig market worldwide. We guarantee that HQSE is carefully integrated into the daily management and operational practices of our services.

People and the environment are our most important assets, and their safety are our greatest responsibility. Therefore, safety of people and protection of the environment are major considerations in the operation of our business partners. The company is accountable for conducting operations in a safe and environmentally responsible manner at all times. Thus, we are committed to maintaining and continually improving our health, safety and environmental performance.

Health
We prioritize people’s health. Therefore, we are committed to minimizing risk exposure to the employees’ health during their work assignments. We assess the health risk in our operations and take preventative action if necessary to ensure the safety of our employees. Safety We put safety of people first, which is why safety is one of our core values. Our wish is to ensure a healthy, safe and secure workplace among our business partners and their employees. Therefore, we strive towards incident-free workplaces avoiding hazards when conducting our operations and completing each task without harm to our people or the environment.

Environment
We are fully committed to preserving the environment with strict adherence to all applicable laws and industry recommended practices. So when you work with us, you can be sure that all environmental laws and recommendations are followed. It is our duty to respect and be aware of the environment around us and to ensure that our activities do not adversely affect it. Thereby, we aim to minimise our impact on the environment by operating responsibly and safely.