Jun. 29, 2017 - On June 22nd, Imerys Group, one of the world's largest suppliers of refractory materials, held a "Safety Connect Day" around the world.
The theme of this safety day is mobile equipment and pedestrian safety, aiming at advocating safety and reinforcing the commitment of "incident free company". Imerys Graphite&Carbon, as division of Imerys group, participated in the event with each employee of its sub-branch and agency in this initiative.
Imerys Graphite & Carbon’s Safety Connect Day at Bironico (Switzerland) Headquarters
At the headquarters of Imerys Graphite &Carbon in Switzerland, after sharing healthy breakfast, staff including leading teams started safety connect day activities through viewing video, discussion, live presentations, etc. As Imerys stated, healthy and safety is the most important thing in work and daily life, which is also an important part of the company's incident free company commitment.Through this event Imerys not only advocates safety in production, but also tries to remind people about the safe daily life, especially focusing on the mobile equipment and pedestrian safety.
Imerys Graphite & Carbon’s Safety Connect Day at Anode Material Production Plant - Kitakyushu, Japan
Hugues Jacquemin, Vice-President and General Manager of Imerys Graphite & Carbon, said, “Special attention has been given to mobile equipment and pedestrian safety, since we know that these themes represent sources of risk. Our main message is that through our behavior, we can control and avoid danger in these specific areas, and for that it is important to think about our safety and the safety of others, both at work and in our everyday life.”