Occupational health and safety are integral and highest priority of our mining operations. A safety culture, eliminating potential hazards, and reducing the risk of work accidents are the basic principles of our operation which we set through the implementation of various regulations, procedures, and standards, to achieve the goal of the Occupational Health and Safety Policy, which is to make “everyone safe, always”.
To create a healthy work environment, Merdeka requires employee to conduct general health checkup every year. Periodically, employees can also consult their health. Every employee and his/her family is provided with health benefits, access to health insurance in the form of BPJS (Health Social Security Administering Body) and health insurance for outpatient and inpatient. Merdeka also requires every contractor to provide BPJS for their workers. All Occupational Health and Safety indicators are monitored quarterly by the Independent Safety Committee.