Place

Sika Italy, plant Cerano.

Project

Safe Working Practice: Zero Accident Project.

Goal

Zero accidents in the Cerano production plant: In the respect of the employees’ health and etic principles, the Management established the project ZERO ACCIDENT in year 2013 with the target to further reduce the number of injuries in the plant. The project is based on a clear statement of zero tolerance, strong efforts in training (especially on the job), high surveillance level and clear and defined responsibilities from top management to the floor workers.

Activities

  • Different tools have been applied, from a monthly safety review to a detailed risk analysis (33 different risks covered)
  • Clear and defined operative instructions to cover all the main operations
  • Definition of responsabilities
  • Training on the job and in the classroom
  • Internal safety audits.

The plant obtained the OHSAS certification in 2015. There have been no injuries since 2014.