Health, safety, and the environment (HSE)

The safety and well-being of our people and partners in a sustainable workplace is our top priority, and we will deliver this through caring leadership and a commitment from each of us.

The long-term business success of OneSubsea depends on our ability to continually improve the quality of our services and products while safeguarding people and the environment. We put our emphasis on ensuring human health, operational safety, environmental protection, quality enhancement and community goodwill everywhere we operate. With deepest care for customers, our employees and contractors, our stockholders and the communities in which we live and work.

We expect all our employees and contractors to be actively committed and accountable for HSE. However, our frontline management has a special leadership role to play in communicating, implementing, and ensuring compliance with HSE policies and standards.

Our commitments

  1. Protect and strive to improve the health, safety and security of our people at all times
  2. Eliminate HSE accidents
  3. Meet specified customer requirements and ensure continuous customer satisfaction
  4. Set HSE performance objectives, measure results, assess and continually improve processes, services and product quality, through an effective management system
  5. Plan for, respond to and recover from any emergency, crisis and business disruption

  1. Minimize our impact on the environment through pollution prevention, reducing natural resource consumption and emissions, and reducing and recycling waste
  2. Apply our technical skills to all HSE aspects in the design and engineering of our services and products
  3. Communicate openly with stakeholders and ensure an understanding of our HSE policies, standards, programs and performance, and reward outstanding HSE performance
  4. Improve our performance on issues that are relevant to our stakeholders, are of global concern, and on which we can have an impact, and share with them our knowledge of successful HSE programs and initiatives

Emergency communications

OneSubsea maintains communications channels open to the public to report:


  • Chemical emergency situations, including emergency contact numbers for all our chemical products and different geographic areas with multiple language options as appropriate
  • Via an e-mail contact option from our public website

For internal reporting, the following options are made available and can be used anonymously:

  • EthicsLine, available 24/7 with two ways of reporting, by telephone and using an online report
  • Using the online QHSE business system’s ethics and compliance feature or mobile reporting application


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Our safety priorities