Golden Safety Rules

ROCKWOOL does everything it possibly can to make your work environment as safe as possible. However, the most essential safety measure anyone can take is safe behaviour. After all, safety is (also) your responsibility. Always be aware of this! ROCKWOOL helps you to work as safely as possible by fostering a strong safety culture and a policy of zero tolerance for unsafe behaviour. Below you will find the ten Golden Safety Rules – read them, remember them and stick to them. That way, you can be sure that you’ll go home from work just as healthy as when you arrived.

#1 I keep my work area clean and tidy.
#1 I keep my work area clean and tidy.

#1 I keep my work area clean and tidy.

#2 I use machines and tools only for the purpose for which they are intended and I do not ignore or circumvent any safeguards.
#2 I use machines and tools only for the purpose for which they are intended and I do not ignore or circumvent any safeguards.

#2 I use machines and tools only for the purpose for which they are intended and I do not ignore or circumvent any safeguards.

#3 As a forklift driver I am always careful and never careless. Pedestrians always have the right of way.
#3 As a forklift driver I am always careful and never careless. Pedestrians always have the right of way.

#3 As a forklift driver I am always careful and never careless. Pedestrians always have the right of way.

#4 I fence off surroundings during activities.
#4 I fence off surroundings during activities.

#4 I fence off surroundings during activities.

#5 I safeguard equipment before I work on it, and never reach inside a rotating machine.
#5 I safeguard equipment before I work on it, and never reach inside a rotating machine.

#5 I safeguard equipment before I work on it, and never reach inside a rotating machine.

#6 I always wear the prescribed Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
#6 I always wear the prescribed Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).

#6 I always wear the prescribed Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).

#7 I report all unsafe situations, defects and accidents to my superior and in written form.
#7 I report all unsafe situations, defects and accidents to my superior and in written form.

#7 I report all unsafe situations, defects and accidents to my superior and in written form.

#8 I encourage safe behaviour, admonish everybody who acts in an unsafe manner and do not condone unsafe operations.
#8 I encourage safe behaviour, admonish everybody who acts in an unsafe manner and do not condone unsafe operations.

#8 I encourage safe behaviour, admonish everybody who acts in an unsafe manner and do not condone unsafe operations.

#9 I always wear a dust respirator, safety goggles and hearing protection when cleaning with pressurized air and do not cause discomfort to people nearby.
#9 I always wear a dust respirator, safety goggles and hearing protection when cleaning with pressurized air and do not cause discomfort to people nearby.

#9 I always wear a dust respirator, safety goggles and hearing protection when cleaning with pressurized air and do not cause discomfort to people nearby.

#10 I hold the railing when taking the stairs and never run in the factory.
#10 I hold the railing when taking the stairs and never run in the factory.

#10 I hold the railing when taking the stairs and never run in the factory.

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