Imperial Tobacco Ukraine factory received safety award

26.05.2014

Kyiv factory in Ukraine has won a workplace health and safety award as result of Ukrainian Trade Union independent rating.

Imperial Tobacco Ukraine factory in Kiev was visited by Trade Union Occupational Health and Safety specialists. The factory was recognized as leader in demonstrating best practice for Occupational Health and Safety.  

Imperial Tobacco Ukraine OHS practice was also published in specialized magazines as benchmark in OHS risk management and received a trophy.

Olga Bogdanova, OHS manager Ukraine accepted the factory award. She said “I’m very proud to accept the award in safety management on behalf of the company. We have won this award as a result of the dedication of all our people to health and safety in the workplace”.

Nikolay Penner Manufacturing Director Nicolai Penner added: “This award is especially important for Kyiv factory. It illustrated the high standards of Occupational Health and Safety agenda and its importance for us. We are delighted to be recognized as a leading Ukrainian factory in this field.”