Corporate Responsibility

Corporate Responsibility at Metals X Limited encompasses our commitment and policies towards Health & Safety, the Environment and Community Relations. To ensure improved performance, we have set specific targets in these areas.

Environment

The prime objective of Metals X is to develop the culture, protocols and procedures to maintain the integrity of the environment associated with our operations.

To achieve this Metals X will:

  • Apply a systematic approach to identifying environmental risks and employ practices that minimise environmental impact and prevent environmental harm.
  • Comply with regulatory and ethical standards on a sustainable basis.
  • Develop workforce awareness of sound environmental practice and promote a positive personal attitude to the environment by providing information and training.
  • Communicate and consult with all stakeholders.
  • Have continuous improvement through ongoing assessment of our environmental performance.

Metals X believes that sound environmental practice is not only a management obligation but the responsibility of every employee and contractor.

Community Relations

The Community Relations objective of Metals X is to develop and grow long-term relationships and partnerships with local communities by developing a culture of mutual understanding, cooperation, consultation and respect.

To achieve this Metals X will:

  • Recognise and respect the value of cultural heritage and cultural diversity.
  • Establish enduring relationships with communities based on honesty and mutual trust.
  • Support the development and implementation of sustainable social and economic initiatives within the communities through cooperation and participation.
  • Communicate and consult with all stakeholders.
  • Ensure that employees are aware of and understand the requirements of the community management objectives.

Metals X believe that our community relations can deliver significant and lasting benefits to employees, the community and other key stakeholders.

Health & Safety

The Health and Safety objective of Metals X is to provide a safe and healthy place of work for all personnel associated with the Company’s activities. Metals X is committed to the systematic identification and management of hazards and risks to acceptable levels.

To achieve this Metals X will:

  • Ensure the development, application and review of risk management systems to identify potential hazards in equipment, workplaces and operating procedures, and take actions to control or remove those hazards.
  • Seek continuous improvement in the health and safety standards of the workplace environment.
  • Create and maintain a culture in the workplace whereby employees, contractors and visitors have accountability for maintaining a safe work environment.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable laws, regulations and other health and safety obligations.
  • Ensure individuals, within their area of control, have the knowledge and resources to identify and effectively control hazards.
  • Report, record and investigate all incidents and accidents and ensure appropriate measures are taken to eliminate or manage identified and potential hazards.
  • Provide adequate training, information, instruction and supervision to maintain an injury free workplace.