Guiding principles

Non-destructive testing

This guiding principle provides a guidance on the measures necessary to ensure the safe completion of non-destructive testing (NDT) procedures.

Organising safety briefing, introduction, guiding principle

Organising and delivering a Safety Briefing

Everyone who works on our yards need to know how to work safely, without risks to health, and how they can raise any health and safety concerns with you.

Safety signs, introduction, guiding principle

Safety Signs

Employers should ensure that safety signs are provided (or are in place) and maintained in circumstances where there is a significant risk to health and safety that has not been removed or controlled by other methods. This is only appropriate where use of a sign can further reduce the risk….

Campaigns

HOUSEKEEPING CAMPAIGN

This campaign focuses on the introduction and implementation of the 5S (lean) housekeeping method on-site. This systematic approach, towards mitigating workplace hazards, will assist with achieving organization and maximum efficiency in the workplace. Various documents are provided as a guidance to aid implementation and to ensure the maintenance of good housekeeping habits.

Follow the link to discover more on campaign: HOUSEKEEPING CAMPAIGN

Posters

Burn-out. Feeling stressed, exhausted and drained?

Burn-out. Feeling stressed, exhausted and drained?

What is a burn-out? A burn-out doesn’t happen in one day. You won’t wake up one morning, suddenly, feeling burned out.

Learn the early signs of a burn-out and how to prevent it.

Commuting. Getting to work is just as important as being there.

Commuting. Getting to work is just as important as being there

Commuting to and from work is, just as, important as being safe at work. With a growing amount of cars on the road, it’s important to keep your own safety, and the safety of other road users, in mind.

Read more about how to ensure safety whilst commuting.

Feeling down? Is it just today? Or has it been like this for a while?

Feeling down? Is it just today? Or has it been like this for a while?

First aid. Do you know what you can do?

First aid. Do you know what you can do?

In an emergency situation every second counts. Don’t stand there, operate!.

Learn the essentials here.

Bullying, introduction, hot topic, HSEQ

Bullying in the Workplace

Bullying is commonly seen as acts or verbal comments that could mentally hurt or isolate a person in the workplace. It usually involves repeated incidents or a pattern of behavior that is intended to intimidate, offend, degrade or humiliate a particular person or group of people.

Learn the signs of bullying and how you can stop the cycle.

CTS, introduction, hot topic, HSEQ

Unusual numbness in your hands? Learn about preventing CTS!

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a medical condition which causes tingling, numbness and pain in your hand and fingers. This is due to compression of the median nerve which travels through the wrists.

Learn more about CTS symptoms and possible treatment options to discuss with your doctor.

Computer Vision Syndrome CVS introduction, hot topic, HSEQ

Computer Vision syndrome (CVS) experiencing eyestrain, blurry vision, dry eyes?

Computer vision syndrome (CVS) encompasses a group of vision-related problems that result from prolonged computer, tablet, e-reader and smartphone use.

General steps can be taken to help alleviate problems associated with CVS.

Electrical Safety introduction, hot topic, HSEQ

Avoiding electrical hazards in the office don’t “overplug” it!

When thinking about where electrical hazards are commonly found, your first thought most likely is not in your office.

But electrical accidents do happen in the office. Learn here how to prevent them!

Fighting fatigue introduction, hot topic, HSEQ

Fighting fatigue 'Feeling tired and sleepy?’

Do you regularly arrive at work feeling tired, groggy or run-down? Most people will brush off their low energy levels as just part of getting older, which makes it difficult to distinguish between what is common and what is “normal”. While fatigue is common, it’s certainly not biologically normal and can affect every aspect of your life.

Read here our tips to combat fatigue.

Increase your Cardio introduction, hot topic, HSEQ

Sitting too much at work? Increase your cardio!

Extended sitting has been linked to various health problems, including diabetes and heart disease.

Moving just 30 minutes a day, five days per week, can help to lower the risks of diabetes, high blood pressure and poor circulation.

Musculoskeletal disorder MSD introduction, hot topic, HSEQ

Feeling pins and needles? What you need to know about MSD

Work-related musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) is a condition that affect the muscles, tendons and nerves and is associated with repetitive work patterns.

Learn here to recognize the symptom and how to prevent or treat MSD.

Office stretches introduction

Easy office stretches

Take a few minutes to relax tight muscles, stay flexible and boost energy!

Prevent neck, shoulder and back injuries with some easy stretches.

Stress at work introduction, hot topic, HSEQ

Feeling stressed? Recognizing and dealing with stress at work

Do you regularly feel overwhelmed, anxious or stressed at work? You’re not alone!

Read here our tips for dealing with stress.

Investigating safety culture

This poster highlights the importance of following the safety policy.

Great safety culture

This poster highlights how important to work safely even when no one is watching.

Safety climate survey. We are here

This poster outlines the information concerning Safety Culture Survey.

We want to hear you loud and clear

This poster highlights the importance of feedback.

What is your safety climate

This poster outlines the importance of Safety Culture Survey in definition of Safety Climate.

Safety climate survey

This poster outlines the information concerning Safety Culture Survey.

Safety works when people work together

This poster highlights that safety works when people work together.

LMRA

Last Minute Risk Assessment

This poster outlines the importance of LMRA and how to carryout this final check before starting work.

Last Minute Risk Assessment

Is it Safe?

This poster highlights the importance of a last minute risk assessment. Even in the office, check your surroundings before starting work.

Visit production

Take care of your visitors and yourself

This poster outlines the main steps to ensure you take care of your visitors and yourself during visits to production.

Safety is everyone’s responsibility – New Build

This poster highlights the roles and responsibilities of all employees, in order to ensure safety.

Safety is everyone’s responsibility – Repair

This poster highlights the roles and responsibilities of all Repair employees, in order to ensure safety.

How to report incidents (yard specific)

This poster outlines the different channels available to report all incidents. Please contact us to adapt the reporting channels to your own yard.

Share Wonderful Moments with your Family

Share Wonderful Moments with your Family

This family oriented poster highlights a key benefit of always putting safety first.

Choose Safety

This poster highlights a key reason to choose safety above all else.

Videos

WELCOME TO DAMEN (VISITORS)

This animation targets visitors of Damen yards and highlights the important safety rules to follow during visitation.

WELCOME TO DAMEN (DSGo)

This animation targets visitors of Damen DSGo yard and highlights the important safety rules to follow during visitation.

Netherlands flag

WELKOM BIJ DAMEN (DSGo)





DAY OF SAFETY

Damen Safety Day 2017- An official address which highlights the importance of safety and encourages the Damen family to put safety first in daily operations.

SAFETY DAY

Safety Day 2018

Take a moment to reflect on what safety means to you. What will you do differently to ensure your own safety and the safety of those around you?

SAFETY DAY

Safety Day 2019

Take a moment to reflect on the events of the past year – the incidents, the near misses. Consider what you have learned from these things, what you can improve for the future.

Folders and booklets and flyers

Travel Safety Handout

Travel Safety Handout

This booklet provides tips and tricks to better ensure safe travels and stays abroad.

Emergency instructions

This booklet outlines the crucial steps to be taken in various cases of emergency.

Safety at Damen Shipyards

This booklet outlines the golden rules that must be followed when carrying out specific activities.

Safety alerts

Sub-contractor hit by HP hydraulic hose

Forms and templates

Safety Alert Template (Incidents)

Safety Alert Template (Incidents)

This safety alert template is to be used for incidents.

Safety Alert Template (Near Misses)

Safety Alert Template (Near Misses)

This safety alert template is to be used for near misses.

Leaflets

DSSi safety leaflet

Safety Instructions for Visitors

This leaflet targets safety for visitors onsite.