Environmental Protection and Work Safety
Environmental protection and work safety are fundamental parts of the Schaeffler Group's management principles (see Environment) . These requirements are valid for its suppliers similarly. In the table below you will find the binding standards regarding "prohibited substances” for production material suppliers of the Schaeffler Group.
Prohibited and Declarable Substances
The use of contractors at locations of the Schaeffler Group requires clearly defined rules for entrepreneurial responsibility and resulting tasks based on legislation pertaining to the prevention of mutual endangerment.
The regulations in this procedure serve to ensure that accidents and damage are prevented when contractors (service providers) work with companies of the Schaeffler Group as well as with other contractors.