Ensuring Safety

Activities and Results Based on the Annual Basic Policies on HSSE

Activities and Results Based on the Annual Basic Policies on HSSE

Annual Basic Policies on HSSE in FY2018
Continue to take on the challenge of zero accidents, and aim for "Zero serious accidents", "Zero fatal and lost time injuries," and "Zero environmental anormalies." In particular, continue to promote "Strict adherence to livesaving rules" and "Caring for and encouraging peers."
Safety, Health and Environmental Performance in 2018
  Idemitsu Group’s Showa Shell
Group’s
Serious accidents 1 case*1 0 case
Fatalites 1 case* 2 1 case* 3
Lost time injuries 16 cases 7 cases
Environmental anormalies 0 case 0 case
  • *1 In February 2018, an explosion and fire occurred at the Yokohama Plant of SDS Biotech K.K., killing an employee of a subcontractor (There were no serious accidents at refineries or business sites.).
  • * 2 Including the above serious accidents
  • * 3 In April 2018, an employee of a subcontractor fell into the sea while moving 2 container ships that were berthing, and died.
Occupational accidents frequency rate*1 (Frequency of occurrence of accidents)
  • *Excluding employees of partner companies
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  • *1 Number of fatalities and injuries due to work-related accidents per 1 million hours of actual work
  • *2 Idemitsu's data covers Hokkaido Refinery, Chiba Complex, Aichi Refinery, Tokuyama Complex, Prime Polymer Co., Ltd., Anesaki Works, BASF Idemitsu Co., Ltd.
  • *3 Showa Shell's data covers Showa Yokkaichi Sekiyu Co., Ltd., TOA Oil Co., Ltd., Seibu Oil Co., Ltd
Severity rate *1 (Degree of severity of accident)
  • *Excluding employees of partner companies
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  • *1 Number of lost working days per 1,000 hours of actual work
  • *2 Idemitsu Kosan's data covers Hokkaido Refinery, Chiba Complex Aichi Refinery, Tokuyama Complex, Prime Polymer Co., Ltd., Anesaki Works, BASF Idemitsu Co., Ltd.
  • *3 Showa Shell's data covers Showa Yokkaichi Sekiyu Co., Ltd., TOA Oil Co., Ltd., Seibu Oil Co., Ltd.

The annual basic policies for FY2019 will follow the annual basic policies for FY2018. Based on the results described above, we are working to prevent accidents by adding the following items to our priority issues.

Annual Basic Policies on HSSE in FY2019
  • Standardization to create and keep safety cultures for "Strict adherence to livesaving rules" including partner companies
  • Promotion of countermeasures through exhaustive identifi-cation of potential risks and implementation of appropriate risk assessment
出光興産, DFF Inc.