Being aware of importance of the quality management of maritime shipping and navigation on Russia’s inland waterways Volga Shipping applies the best practices to ensure operational safety and prevent environmental pollution.
The Company's policy in the field of safe operation of its fleet is based on compliance with international and national standards and is aimed at ensuring safety, prevention of accidents and environmental pollution.
Volga Shipping considers the policy of managing the safety of navigation and environmental protection as a priority and attaches particular importance to proper understanding and devotion to the Company’s policy by both onshore and shipboard personnel of the Company.
The safety policy is aimed at:
The Company’s safe fleet operation policy is ensured by permanent improvement of an efficiently functioning Safety Management System (SMS) compliant with the requirements of the ISM Code and the Code of Inland Water Transport of the Russian Federation.