Samruk Kazyna discussed occupational safety agenda


On 25 December 2019, in the office of the Executive Administration of KEGOC, the Committee on Health, Safety and Environmental Protection (hereinafter referred to as ‘the Committee’) of Samruk-Kazyna held its VI meeting with the participation of the CEOs of KazMunayGaz, KTZh, Kazakhtelecom, Samruk-Energy, Kazpost, KazAtomProm, and other portfolio companies.

Opening the event, the Chairperson of the meeting, Managing Director for Asset Management and Privatization of Samruk-Kazyna, Mr Almassadam Satkaliyev noted that at present, in order to introduce the Samruk-Kazyna’s Reference Model of Industrial Safety Management (hereinafter referred to as ‘the Fund’) in the Fund’s portfolio companies, the Funds plans to implement the synergetic project named ‘Industrial Safety’ (hereinafter referred to as ‘the Project’).It is these issues that the Committee deals with. The main goal of the Committee is to improve the management system in the field of health, safety and environmental protection in the portfolio companies of the Fund so that the system would reach the level of international industry standards through the introduction of international best industry practices, as well as the exchange of experience and approaches.

During the meeting, issues related to the formation of the Fund's Policies and Strategies in HSE were discussed. Objectives were set in the field of Leadership and improvement of culture in this area. 

The important issue is the adoption of a system for evaluating the effectiveness of the HSE management system of the Fund.

Following the meeting, a number of decisions were made on key issues in the field of labour protection, industrial safety and environmental protection.