Bekaert's highly-qualified employees create the dynamics that characterize its international corporate culture.
Because our people are our most important asset, safety comes first, always. Providing a safe working environment for all employees is key to us. We implement the right safety attitude through means of an assessment systems that aims for improved safety awareness and provides a behavioral risk profile that is used to define specific training programs.
The Bekaert safety policy is deployed through the Safety Tree model and monitored via the Bekaert Safety Evaluation System (BEKSES). BEKSES audits (based on OHSAS 18001) are carried out regularly in and action plans are implemented.
Bekaert annually organizes an International Health & Safety day with active participation of all plants and offices worldwide. By doing so, Bekaert’s top management and all management teams reconfirm each year that the safety and health of all Bekaert employees worldwide is and remains a priority.