Occupational health and safety at work

UBIS has attached importance to occupational health and safety at every step of working, especially in the factory areas at high risk of work hazards. Thus, the “Quality, Environment, Occupational Health and Safety Policy” has been established to guide occupational health and safety management throughout the organization and be a framework for requesting ISO45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System Certification, which is in the process of applying for certification, comprising

1. Employee involvement

Employee involvement is a key strategy for UBIS to succeed in the implementation of occupational safety management. Employees have been allowed to comment on improving working conditions and safe working methods through various activities and channels such as:

  • Work Safety Committee
  • Safety officers at various levels
  • Occupational Health and Safety Management System Working Group (ISO45001:2018)
  • Involvement in Hazard Identification and risk assessment (Risk)
  • Involvement in thinking about the methods to prevent and control hazards
  • Commenting through feedback box Furthermore, UBIS has encouraged employees to gain knowledge through training in various fields such as ISO45001 requirements, use of personal protective equipment (PPE), Job Safety Analysis so as to understand the principles of safety management and create a work culture of emphasizing the safety as basis along with job success.

2. Commitment to preventing occupational injury and disease

Enhancing the employees’ quality of life by reducing occupational risk factors, namely overwork, repetitive work, improper postures, working in any pose for too long, pressure, vibration and too hot temperature in order to prevent employees from occupational injury or disease.

Additionally, UBIS has also provided annual health checks for employees according to risk factors of each job description so as to know the condition of body changes and find the right protection methods.

3. Emergency response

UBIS has been prepared to respond to emergencies in various forms, including firefighting and protection plan, chemical spill emergency response plan and emergency system plan for chemical spills during transport in order to cope with and solve problems quickly and promptly with regular training sessions by specified periods, e.g. annual fire drills and fire evacuation drills, etc.