Home | Press Room | Site Map | e-supply | Türkçe


A well-established past since 1954

sep About Us
Management Systems
Press Room

Occupational Health and Safety (OHSAS TS 18001)

A‒  A+  print

OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System CertificateIn line with our company’s principles and policies regarding our continuous improvement approach, and because of our respect for society and the environment, our Technical Safety Department was established in 1986 in order to protect the health of our employees and to maintain a safe working environment. In order to monitor, audit and sustainably improve these practices, taking regulations as a bare minimum requirement, a management system was formed, and our department received BS 8800 Safety Certification and OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Compliance Certification in 1999 and 2000 respectively. By conducting risk assessments and by acting proactively, we strive to eliminate all negative working conditions, and to continually improve our occupational health and safety management system in order to provide our employees with a comfortable and secure working environment. We strive to minimize the loss of workforce and working days resulting from accidents at work and also from occupational diseases ,as well as to avoid the risk of fire and explosion which threaten the very existence of our institution.

Since the environment and occupational health and safety, are an integral part of our activities, and for many years our TEÇES (Technical Safety, Environment, Health) Team headed these activities, the Technical Safety and Environment departments were combined to form the”Responsible Care® Directorate”


Our company, engaged in the manufacturing of pharmaceuticals for national and international markets adheres to Responsible Care, ISO 14001 Environmental Management System and TS 18001 ISG-OHSAS Occupational Health and Safety Management standards and in line with these regulations:

1. Risks and opportunities which influence environment and human health are determined in a proactive manner by evaluating the environmental risks with regards to production and other activities.

2. Amplification of environmental opportunities to a higher level and prevention of negative effects by early detection is aimed by means of risk evaluation.

3. Studies are performed for efficient use of natural resources and energy with giving priority to environmentally friendly technologies in the manufacturing processes. For new projects, as well as well for process development studies, impacts on environment and occupational health are evaluated.

4. Waste, originating from manufacturing and other activities is minimized at source, recycled or treated in accordance with legal regulations.

5. Within the scope of occupational health and safety implementations, potential hazards to the health of employees are assessed and related risk analyses are performed to assure the highest level of protection through measures taken at source.

6. Necessary measures are planned and implemented to ensure that in case of an accident or emergency during operations, potential damage to environment and human health is kept at the lowest level.

7. Environmental, Health and Safety related training and education is periodically given to increase employees’ awareness and personal responsibility.

8. All stakeholders are informed regarding matters of environment, health and safety thereby contributing to environment, health and safety awareness in scope of corporate social responsibility in collaboration with universities and non-governmental organizations.

As we look out for sustainable utilization of natural resources, we take the legislative regulations and expectations of related parties in terms of protecting environment and human health as the minimum requirement and we hereby declare that we will;   

- Periodically review our Environment, Health and Safety policy,

- Measure the performance of our implementations and continuously improve our integrated management system through the contribution of all stakeholders and the allocation of necessary resources,

- Make our Environment, Health and Safety policy available to the internal and external correspondence.  

Dr. Ünsal Hekiman
Chairman of the Board/General Manager