Damen standards are developed for the Health and safety of employees, contractors and visitors and for the protection of our environment. In order to facilitate the implementation of those standards, supporting tools and guidance are also available here.

Global HSE operating procedures

Damen_standard on lifting, introduction

Damen Standard on Lifting

A lifting operation is an operation concerned with the lifting and lowering of a load. A load includes any material or people that are lifted or lowered by lifting equipment. Lifting operations include transportation of material from the storage place to the place where it is being processed, and during the processing of materials.

Damen standard on working at height, introduction

Damen Standard on working at height

Working at height means working in any place where, if there were no precautions in place, a person could fall a distance liable to cause personal injury. Working at height does not include a slip or a trip on the level, as a fall from height has to involve a fall from one level to a lower level, nor does it include walking up and down a permanent staircase in a building.

Damen Standard Permit to Work introduction

Damen Standard On Permit to Work

This standard highlights the importance of a permit to work system and the work activities for which a permit is required.