At the recently-concluded World Safety Organization (WSO) Nigeria National Conference and Awards on Health, Safety, Security, and Environment. RusselSmith, an ISO 9001:2015 certified integrated oilfield services provider, received the WSO-NG BEDC OSH Merit Award. The Award is designed to recognize companies or corporations with an excellent safety program and safety record, with programs on off-the-job safety and environmental programs.
At the award ceremony which took place at LoveWorld Convocation Arena Annex in Lagos, on October 24th, 2018. WSO Nigeria lauded RusselSmith for contributing to the protection of people, property, resources, and the environment through innovative programs, and for showing concern for the well-being of its employees and local community.
According to Itohan Egbedion, Deputy Manager OSHE of RusselSmith, “We constantly encourage safety and the responsible use of environmental resources as a way of life within the organization, at all locations where we operate. This award comes on the back of RusselSmith’s recent celebration of the attainment of 4 million man-hours with zero LTI, a feat which we are proud of. We will continue to uphold and promote these noble values in our everyday work and in our interactions with stakeholders”.
In over a decade of its operations, RusselSmith has firmly established itself as an innovator in the Nigerian Oil & Gas industry with the introduction of several new technologies, developing home-grown inspection, maintenance and repair solutions to take on asset integrity challenges in the industry.