In order to precisely ensure safe transportation by the vessels under our operations, SHOKUYU TANKER CO., LTD. on behalf of Shokuyu Tanker Group (thereafter, ‘the Group’) will operate and manage our group fleet under the ‘‘THREE NO’’ safety policy of no accident causing loss and/or damage to vessels (including cargoes), no accident relating in human injury and/or loss of life (including health of crew at sea), no accident causing environmental damage.
In order to attain the above ‘‘THREE NO’’ policy, the Group establish the ‘‘Safety Management Standards’’ in documentation and for the actual operation and management of vessels in practice, the Group will ensure full awareness and commitment of all of the individuals concerned towards the following:
- To comply with relevant regulations and group internal rules and to put priority on safety
- To continuously improve the safety management system
I, as the highest authority in the Group, will take full responsibility for ensuring necessary human resource, information, vessels in order to establish, implement and maintain the safety management system. Furthermore, I will take responsibility for making all the individuals concerned to follow the Group’s safety policy and for reviewing the policy if required.
October 1, 2006
SHOKUYU TANKER CO., LTD.
PRESIDENT NAOTO TOYAMA