Occupational Health, Safety, Environment and Security Policy

South Cotabato Integrated Port Services, Inc. (SCIPSI) is a cargo handling and port operator company with a vision of creating a culture of health and safety, environmental protection and security in all aspects of its operations.  The Management of SCIPSI believes that effective management of occupational health and safety, environment and security issues is an important strategy for improving total business performance.

To realize this vision, SCIPSI is committed to:

  • Pursue the goal of no harm to people, environment and properties.
  • Develop and implement an Occupational Health and Safety, Environment and Security Management System.
  • Comply with existing legal occupational health and safety, environment and security regulations applicable to its operations.
  • Apply best practice occupational health and safety, environment and security techniques and operational control systems designed to prevent injury and/or damage accidents, pollution to environment, loss of company assets and properties.
  • Identify and assess health and safety hazards, environmental aspects and impacts and security threats and risks and potential effects, establish objectives and targets and implement risk-based management programmes.
  • Provide training and improve the skills and knowledge of personnel to ensure work is carried out in the safest, most secured and environmentally responsible manner.
  • Assess occupational health and safety, environment and security performance on a regular basis by maintaining effective monitoring, auditing and review systems, in order to continuously improve the Occupational health and Safety, Environment and Security Management System.
  • Provide adequate safeguard and protection of personnel, equipment, goods, information, reputation and other business interest with due respect for human rights and dignity.
  • Integrate occupational health and safety, environment and security considerations into business planning, strategy formulation and operational decisions.
  • Rehabilitate the environment that maybe effected by business operations.
  • Promote awareness on occupational health and safety, environment and security issues among company personnel and contractors.
  • Provide and allocate resources to ensure effective functioning of Occupational Health and Safety, Environment and Security Management System.