The primary objective of Jindal Saw Italia S.p.A is to produce/sell products which comply to the requirements and expectations of the customers, and according to the Environmental and Safety regulations.
The achievement of the above defined objectives involves the full involvement of all personnel who perform and verify activities having an influence on the quality of the products, and the full synergy with other production sites of the Jindal Group.
Any individual, as a part of the Company, must know and understand the tasks that have been entrusted to him, must be personally responsible for the quality of his work and have a duty to engage in the acquisition of the knowledge required to properly conduct his job.
Jindal Saw Italia S.p.A. has obtained the Quality System Certification compliant with EN ISO 9001:2015 and the Environmental System Certification compliant to EN ISO 14001:2015.
The management of the company is therefore committed to:
Ensure that the policies are appropriate to the organization’s purposes.
Ensure that it is communicated and understood within the organization through exposure of the document and meeting with staff members.
Review the policy at least annually to ensure its continuous suitability.
Meeting the requirements and take steps to continuously improve the effectiveness of the Environment Quality System.
Provide a method for establishing and reviewing the goals for the Environment Quality System.
Maintain a prevention and emergency response team which will face fires, floods and other natural disasters.
Maintain the structure of the emergency department with the support of a company doctor.
Appoint a qualified doctor, as required by law.
Ensure to determine and identify hazards and risk assessments, in order to ensure the health and safety of workers and the external population, and not to alter the environmental ecological balance.
Ensure that the risk assessment is carried out first of all with the support of the Safety Manager and of the company doctor, and that that assessment is reviewed and updated when changes occur to production processes that can cause variations on the existing level of security.
Update the information about dangers and risks.
The general objectives that the Direction establishes are:
Define and implement/market products that meet the regulatory requirements, and contractual specifications agreed with the Customers.
Comply with the terms agreed with the customer, including those relating to the activities of delivery and after sales support.
Improve the visibility of the company and support the customer also by updating the website.
Guarantee the development of the product in accordance with the changes of the European and International reference Standards.
Work with the parent company in order to invest in product innovation and provide the necessary technological improvements.
Develop skills with a proper training and qualification of staff members.
Provide adequate means for achieving and maintaining the objectives.
Work with the parent company in order to reduce and prevent non-compliances of products and improve their quality.
Replace dangerous and polluting materials with healthier and more suitable ones.
Improve the Quality and Safety in work spaces.
Eliminate risks for people and in order to guarantee the protection of the environment, making use of innovative knowledge and technological progress. If this is not possible, minimize these factors by acting on the causes that generated them.
Give priority to collective protective measures with comparison to the individual means of protection.
Restrict the use of harmful substances and the number of workers exposed to the resulting risks.
Promote all actions in favor of the sustainability of the production cycle and the environment.
Ensure compliance with all legislative requirements regarding the protection of the environment.
Perform all maintenance work with the necessary frequency and involve the largest possible number of employees in the search for technological innovation solutions.
Promote within the organization the approach introduced by the 2015 revision of the ISO 9001 and ISO14001 Standards, such as the analysis of the context and expectations of the interested parties, and a management approach based on “risk-based thinking”.
Promote a proactive attitude towards the fields of Quality and Environment, working with customers and with other interested parties.
Promote awareness of environmental issues towards suppliers, favoring the ones with environmental certification ISO 14001.
Following the latest updates regarding the analysis of the context and the evaluation of risks and opportunities, the Senior Management promotes a number of specific activities in the Quality and Environment fields, detailed in their respective improvement plans, and summarized below.
For the Quality field:
Improved performance of the various product ranges in order to increase the competitiveness on the market and to increase scores in supply tenders;
Continuous improvement of the quality level of the product;
Optimization of the plant;
Extension of the range of products / joints / coatings;
Extension of product certifications for new markets;
Optimization of the marketing tools;
For the Environment field:
Optimization of waste management by promoting the possibilities to recover, recycle or differentiate;
Lay out instructions to avert all activities with a potential environmental impact in order to eliminate possible effects;
Training and awareness of all personnel inherent to various environmental fields of interest;
Evaluate the possibility to introduce electric lift trucks;
To check the correct application and fulfillment of all of the above tasks the Company Management has appointed a Head of the Quality & Environment System, giving it adequate authority, autonomy and responsibility.
Triest, July 4 2018
THE GENERAL DIRECTOR
Ing. Massimiliano Iuvara
This Policy Statement, signed by the Senior Management, is published on a Company server accessible to all employees, and exposed in business spaces to ensure that all employees and visitors are acquainted with it. As far as external distribution is concerned, a copy of the policy is displayed on the Company website.
Annex 2 to the “Quality and Environment Manual”