In 2011, RussNeft completed development and implementation of the HSE corporate management system in the holding and its subsidiaries. Compliance of the management system with ISO 14001: 2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 is supported with the certificates issued by Bureau Veritas Certification Russia.

RussNeft has worked on the development of the corporate management system for a number of years. Complete study of the existing HSE system was performed, environmental and industrial risks of the Company were assessed. The corporate management system documents were drafted, management representatives were appointed responsible for the management system, top and medium managers and subsidiaries’ personnel were trained. Activities for better working conditions and occupational safety and health protection were carried out. Internal audits were held and all identified problems were rectified.

Therefore, the general HSE management system functions in all the regions of the Company’s operation with a view to protect lives and health of RussNeft’s employees and mitigate the impact over the environment.

RussNeft believes that the implementation of the HSE corporate management system is mandatory for a successful business.

In 2012, the first surveillance audit of the management system took place and RussNeft demonstrated positive maintenance and enhancement of the HSE system.

In 2013, the Company successfully passed the Second surveillance audit of the management system performed by Bureau Veritas Certification Russia.