Folk is fully committed to ensure the health and safety of all crew members and staff onboard the vessels and in the offices. Folk ensures that all employees in every function within the organization execute their work under safe and healthy conditions and with proper concern for protecting the environment. We also expect that everyone within the organization whether ashore or onboard the ship follow the standards and instructions issued by the company.
The company has a strict Safety Management System (SMS) which is aimed at prevention of errors, hazardous situations, and incidents. This policy will provide for the safe practices in our ship operation by developing and issuing procedures, guidelines and work instructions, where found necessary due to satisfactory requirements, past experience or as a result of incidents, accidents, internal audits and management reviews.
The will Safety Management System also supports to recognize training needs and areas of improvement, and ensures only properly trained personnel are assigned in any particular task.
Within the Company, Safety Environmental Protection is given the highest priority. Our standards will be met with total commitment of every individual within organization.
Folk also has a strict Drug and Alcohol Policy which is in line with the Guidelines for the Control of Drugs and Alcohol Onboard Ships (OCIMF) as well as STCW requirements.