Health and Safety Statement
Saint-Gobain Abrasives, Inc. has a vital interest in providing each employee with a safe and healthy place to work. We also have an obligation to act responsibly toward the communities in which we do business. Our objective is to manufacture products, provide services to customers, and to otherwise conduct our business in the safest possible manner and to assure public safety in conjunction with our operations and facilities. To accomplish this objective, the company is committed to complying with applicable health and safety requirements and providing training to our employees, to ensure awareness of this important effort.
All managers and supervisors bear direct responsibility for the health of each employee under their direction and a commitment to eliminating potential hazards. Each employee shall show concern for their personal safety and that of fellow employees.
In addition to health and safety considerations within our facilities, Saint-Gobain recognizes the right of all citizens to live in an environment as free of industrial pollution as feasible. In this regard, it is Saint-Gobain's intent that its operations are in compliance with federal, state and local environmental regulations, with an emphasis on reducing or preventing pollution at the source. Further, to assure awareness of our environmental obligations, Saint-Gobain is committed to providing appropriate training to our employees on applicable regulatory requirements. It is the belief of Saint-Gobain that employees with adequate knowledge of environmental matters are best able to achieve improvements in environmental performance, which enhances the quality of our facilities and surrounding communities.
Maintaining the health and safety of our employees and eliminating environmental risks to the community provides substantial benefits to everyone associated with Saint-Gobain. Health, safety and protection of the environment will always be primary goals of the company.