QHSE

For LUC Group Quality, Safety, Health & Environment are important subjects with top priority. Therefore LUC has an independent department with specialists on a group level to handle all issues related.

Quality

The aim for LUC is to:

  • Supply products with material properties to perform well in the various applications;

  • Manufacture and provide products according to the specifications;

  • Deliver the products within the agreed delivery time;

  • Work together with the customer on all levels to solve problems, achieve improvements and reduce total cost of ownership.

In this way LUC strives to remain or become the preferred supplier to existing and new customers. In order to maintain and even improve this position in the future, LUC is continuously working on the development of new products and processes and optimisation of existing products and processes. This is the foundation to:

  • Continue to improve the service to current customers;

  • Acquiring new customers in existing markets;

  • Penetration into new markets and applications;

  • Reduce costs.

Safety

LUC takes responsibility to provide safe working conditions for all employees, a safe environment for all visitors  and to prevent accidents of any kind from happening. This is achieved by:

  • Extensive safety procedures and instructions;

  • Safety guide and training for all employees;

  • Continuous attention to safety on the work floor with toolbox meetings;

  • Registration and evaluation of all incidents;

  • Regular safety inspections.

Health

Good working conditions go along with safety and are key to physical and mental health of the employees. LUC takes care of these working conditions in the broadest possible way, and tries to achieve a highly motivated workforce with a lot of team spirit.

Environment

LUC aims to reduce the environmental impact of its own operations to an absolute minimum. This is done by means of:

  • Being ahead of all legal environmental requirements and regulations;

  • Having an internal environmental care system;

  • Economic use of raw materials and reducing waste;

  • Move to environmental friendly materials and processes;

  • Investing in manufacturing equipment with low energy consumption;

  • Investing in renewable energy (solar panels at the facilities in Belgium and Germany);

Furthermore, LUC also tries to help its customers to reduce their environmental impact by supplying them with longer lasting and more durable materials.

Future goals

LUC Group has an ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System (QMS). The QMS is in the process of being upgraded to ISO 9001:2015. Next step is the certification of the Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSAS 18001) and Environmental Management System (ISO 14001) by DNV-GL. 

 

 

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