Safety and quality

Safety and quality

Environment Compliance

I H B Shipping Co EAD will strive to promote and protect the environment by ensuring safe operation and navigation standards on board the vessels. Compliance with our Environmental Management system demonstrates sound environmental practices by controlling the  shipboard activities in order to eliminate the adverse impact of the environment from sources of possible pollutants.

Health, Safety and Quality


Our objectives are to maintain and improve the quality of our services through the execution of safe, environmentally sound and economical ship operations. The same is facilitated by best-in-business quality assurance tools.

I H B Shipping Management's activities are planned and carried out with these goals:

  • No personal injuries
  • No environmental incidents
  • No accidents
  • No damage to equipment or property
  • No lost time in operation


I H B Shipping Safety and Quality Management System is LR certified. This includes environmental management, creating a combined health, safety, environmental and quality management system.

Today the system is based on the ISM code, ISPS code, ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 14001:2004


All office and shipboard personnel are required to support and contribute to the effective implementation of our policies, which include:

  • Safety and Quality Policy
  • Environmental Protection Policy
  • Human Resource Policy
  • Drug and Alcohol Policy
  • Security Policy

Working Environment

We appreciate that the quality of our services depends to a great extend on the performance of each individual employee. To maintain  good working environment, I H B Shipping CO EAD prioritises the training, development and motivation of our personnel.

We believe that a strong focus on the working environment will have a preventive effect on undesired events and sick leave.