Safety is our #1 priority

At Swick we strive to be the principal provider of drilling services to customers who share our commitment to maintaining best practice safety standards, quality and excellence. We resolutely believe that people are our most important asset. Across all our operations we sustain a culture where safety is our prime value that cannot be compromised. This commitment to safety is shown by all individuals at all levels through their involvement, actions, attitude, consistency and energy. Our core safety objective is to achieve an injury free workplace. We are achieving this through a planned, systematic and measurable approach to safety, injury prevention and hazard management, striving for continuous improvement at all levels of our operations


At Swick we have built a culture that promotes a positive attitude to safety, empowering our people to safely manage risk in their working environment.

Our people are our most valuable asset. We recognise that responsible management of health and safety is integral to ensuring our staff return home each day injury free. We value the implementation and measurement of safe work procedures and achieving safe production targets. Our Health and Safety policy and HSE Management System are integral tools that underpin our goal to achieving zero incidents in the work place.

From the top down, safety remains everyone’s responsibility. We have a dedicated professional HSE team driving our safety culture. This team is supported by HSE coordinators at every site to ensure we remain committed to continuous improvement in our safety performance. We provide an open forum for all employees to take a proactive approach to HSE in the workplace.

HSE Management System

Underpinning our goal of achieving an incident and injury free workplace is our Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Management System, which outlines how we manage all the critical risks associated with each project we undertake.

  • Leadership
  • Planning, Objectives & Targets
  • Risk & Change
  • Compliance
  • Training & Competence
  • Consultation & Communication
  • Hazards
  • Environment
  • Contractors
  • Emergency & Crisis
  • Monitor, Measure & Evaluate
  • Incidents
  • Injury
  • Auditing
  • Management Review


Swick’s overall Workplace Health and Safety objective is to diligently work towards an incident and injury free workplace. Our Health and Safety Policy outlines how we are committed to meeting this objective.

Health and Safety Policy