Environmental, Health and Safety
Benso Oil Palm Plantation considers safe operations as key in producing quality Crude Palm Oil (CPO) and Palm Kernel (PK). Hence, has Safety as one of its core values. Our goal is to send everyone home safely, every day. In BOPP, we are committed to providing a safe and healthy working environment for our people and stakeholders. We believe that all incidents and occupational illnesses are preventable, and we will work relentlessly to improve our safety performance towards zero incidents
The company conducts its business in a safe and environmentally responsible manner by providing safety facilities and conditions for employees, their dependents and the communities in its catchment area. The company observes an annual Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) awareness to reinforce the need for all employees, contractors, school children, dependents at home and the catchment communities to stay safe at all times. Safety messages are issued and discussed weekly among the entire workforce to educate and inform them on developments in the safety, health and environment arena. Structured training programmes are also organised highlighting on Behaviour-based safety, Fire prevention and fire- fighting. Other programmes include Lock-Out and Tag-Out (for safety against electricity and moving machinery parts), Boiler operations safety, Environmental awareness among others, and the required compliance as well as the consequences of non-compliance.