STERIS realizes the importance of Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) to the well-being of our Customers, employees, community, the environment, and ultimately our shareholders. To that end, the company’s HSE teams and management are committed to supporting the HSE programs with ongoing involvement through our continuous improvement process.
STERIS embarked on its Safety Excellence initiative nearly two decades ago. We have the goal of becoming an incident-free company. The cornerstone of this initiative is the belief that incidents result from unsafe acts or conditions, both of which are preventable.
Our goal is to promote a workplace fostered by caring employees who demonstrate an active, willing, and personal desire to achieve a Goal of Zero injuries, illnesses, spills, and non-conformances to compliance requirements. To achieve this, STERIS has embraced the following operating principles: