The Governance of Risks and Incident Prevention (GRIP) program is pivotal to our strides towards continuous improvement, as it sets the Damen health, safety and environmental standards for our organizational processes. It is through this initiative that we take preventative steps towards safer operations and share our vital lessons, to further propel safety excellence.

'This website is open to all and facilitates more content than ever before! You can now explore our latest safety publications including: standards, guiding principles, animations, posters, safety alerts and indulge in some new “ Hot Topics” for important office safety tips.

'Also available now is the GRIP Library! The library offers a multi-language database of safety information, right at your finger tips. Are you an employee of a Damen Group Company and wish to visit the GRIP library? Contact us today for secured access.


We selected topics devoted to health and wellbeing. Please follow the link to check documents HEALTH.


Safety alert: Worker hit by grinder

This animation highlights the importance of assessment of risks before performing work.

Tank of the vessel was flooded with water while employee was in the tank

This animation highlights the importance of permit to work and team play.

Get a GRIP on work in noisy environment

This animation highlights the safety precautions during the work in noisy environment.



Looking for supporting information on a specific topic? From now you can browse the website by topics.


Please follow the link and check available documents.


Safety briefings

Lone worker - What should I know?

This safety briefings gives explanation on who is lone worker, what hazards/risks he is exposed to, what responsibilities/rights he has.

Hearing Protection Toolbox Meeting teaser

Hearing protection toolbox meeting

This toolbox meeting outlines when the hearing protection is needed, acceptable levels of noise level and effects of exposure to noise. 

Working safely with portable powered tools

This safety briefing outlines rules for working safely with portable powered tools.


As the number of COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the globe, the level of anxiety within the community is likely to increase. It is important to take reasonable precautions, however, we need to work on business continuity and establish a new normal within Damen. In order to help Damen companies to communicate tips and regulation, we have developed a series of posters, stickers and leaflets. If you have any additional needs, please do not hesitate to let us know.



This year, we introduce central reporting for all environmental issues. This is not only important for our external reporting to (international) authorities, but also necessary to set the right targets toward a sustainable future, at all levels of our organisation. The new template for reporting is released to SnagR. Check below general introduction of the form and instruction on how to find the form in SnagR.