Health and Safety
The Group is committed to safe production, consistently complies with the requirements of laws and regulations such as the PRC Labour Law, PRC Safe Production Law and PRC Fire Services Law as well as the requirements of the government and has established a sound work safety management department and safety management rules. The Group conducts in-depth promotion, education and training, on work safety, and enhances work safety awareness and consciousness of its employees. We have fully implemented a work safety accountability system and assign such responsibilities to each position and every employee. We have also proactively improved work environment and adopted work protection and health care measures. In addition, the Group has intensified its efforts in work safety supervision and inspection, increased investment in work safety and rectified causes for potential incidents so as to secure a normal corporate production order and, in turn, create a safe environment.
In 2015, the Group did not experience any major work safety incidents.
Inspection work on production safety
Supply Chain Management
We have formulated the relevant administrative rules on procurement in compliance with relevant laws and regulations such as the PRC Contract Law and the PRC Tender Law, strengthened the monitoring and control over key procedures of, among other things, contract execution, safety management, financial settlement, monitoring and supervision, and strictly implemented the suppliers admission, assessment and exit mechanisms. Meanwhile, we conduct trainings on specific skills and safety education to all personnel in the supply chain and regulate the work safety administration so as to ensure that the remuneration payment and employment management of the supplier comply with relevant national and local requirements.
The Group has considered operation outsourcing as the key area of audit and supervision. We conduct review on supplier admission, tendering and bidding as well as outsourcing pricing by ways of, among other things, audit and credit verification, with a view to preventing illegal and non-compliant activities such as violation of the administration measures of the Company and interests conveyance.
Product Liability and Customers
As a communications service enterprise, the Group is always committed to providing high quality, efficient and safe services for customers and contributes to the improvement of communications infrastructure and the protection of an effective communications network of the PRC. We have participated in a number of telecommunications network restoration work for major disasters and safety incidents to fulfil our corporate social responsibility. In 2015, after the natural disasters in Tibet, Zhejiang and Fujian, the Group proactively assisted customers to repair communication lines to provide a smooth communications network, and also delivered outstanding performance in post-earthquake reconstruction in Nepal.
Award for quality construction services from our clients
Post-disaster restoration of base station
The Group consistently complies with laws and regulations, social integrity, commercial ethics and industrial standards. We have been devoted to safeguarding the interests of investors and creditors, protecting intellectual property and executing contracts in good faith. We honour commercial credibility and oppose improper competition with a view to preventing corruption in business activities.
We have strengthened anti-corruption and disciplinary education in various ways, such as seminars, trainings and themed conferences to facilitate the education of anti-corruption and discipline to draw the awareness of relevant requirements by our employees. In addition, we reinforce our daily supervision by combined supervision efforts such as audit and monitoring, and strictly prevent activities such as bribery, blackmail, fraud and money laundering. The Group has established departments in charge of discipline, inspection and supervision at different levels, set up a smooth channel for identifying and resolving existing problems in a timely manner. We have attached great importance to the establishment of an anti-corruption system, established an accountability system to clearly define responsibilities and anti-corruption responsibility letter was signed with the relevant responsible parties. In respect of relevant illegal and non-compliant activities, the Group will address these seriously according to the requirements of laws, disciplines and rules, with a view to safeguarding the normal operation of its businesses.