Our Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) – policy applies to all locations of Hirschmann Automotive GmbH and its global subsidiaries (“Hirschmann”). It describes our objectives concerning environmental and energy management, health & safety. The policy and its subordinate rules applies to all Hirschmann employees, including employees on a contractual basis, leasing workforce etc. The management of Hirschmann is obliged to clearly convey the regulations of this policy to their employees and has to act as an example.
Health and safety at work has the highest priority. We are committed to the zero-work accident philosophy and therefore to the elimination of dangers and minimization potential hazards.
In addition, we promote a proactive cooperation on the topics of environmental protection, energy, health and safety at work. We support this through regular evaluation of training needs and offer appropriate further education as well as information platforms.
2. Legal Requirements
The compliance with all relevant regulations for environment, health and safety are mandatory for us. We collect these systematically and develop appropriate measures, which we bring to effective implementation in accordance with the applicable requirements.
3. Resources and Technology
Environmental and climate protection as well as energy efficiency are important corporate goals for us, and we therefore pay attention to health & safety at work, environmental friendliness and resource conservation through the use of modern technology in the development of new products and production processes.
We commit ourselves to providing the necessary resources for the maintenance and further development of the EHS management system.
In order to create awareness and transparency as well as a common understanding on the topics of environmental protection, energy, health and safety at work, we seek the dialogue with internal and external interested parties in an appropriate manner and thus gain additional ideas for the ongoing improvement.
The co-contractors working on our premises and visitors are obliged to apply to our standards and rules.
5. Measure and Control
The integrated management system ensures that within the framework of economic opportunities, the policy is implemented in concrete goals and management programs and is constantly improved. The effects of our locations on the environment will be constantly updated, documented, evaluated and derivated measures will be progressed efficient and effective.