Quality mark awarded
All employees and executives of serofiPRODUCTS Ltd had reason to rejoice: In 2009, the company was awarded the “Quality Mark” by the relevant Trade Association (BG Metal North South). That means that serofiPRODUCTS Ltd is the only enterprise in its field meeting the six extremely high requirements of a successful auditioning for work protection, health and safety in the factory. Only the best quality of the product and the best economic results can only be achieved permanently, when working processes are conducted safely and healthily. That is why work safety and health protection belong to the indispensible aims of any successful enterprise. The internal organization of the enterprise must guarantee that the interests of work safety and health protection are integrated into all processes and are observed at any time. Enterprises fulfilling their social responsibility in this manner, not only profit from high motivation of their employees and extensive availability of their staff due to less absenteeism. In addition, fewer costs based on accidents they are better off economically, achieve a higher product quality and their image with customers, employees, clients and the public will improve. As the first enterprise in the Osterholz-Scharmbeck region, serofiPRODUCTS Ltd has taken up this challenge by working out a work safety management and having itself checked by Trade Association “Metal NORTH South”. An extensive audit proved that all requirements of the Trade Association to a systematic work and health protection had been met and will be guaranteed permanently. A mere 98 out of 95,000 enterprises insured with “Trade Association Metal North South” have so far received this quality mark. The inspectors of the “Trade Association” especially took a positive notice of the extensive systems manual, the high acceptance of the work protection, the engagement and the participation of the whole staff as well as tidiness and cleanliness in the firm. Based on the relevant Trade Association (BG Metal North South), SerofiPRODUCTS Ltd is now entitled to use the quality mark “SMS – Safe with System” for a period of three years.