DNW is committed to continuous improvement and has set itself quality, security, health and safety targets.
DNW performs activities under contract of third parties (industry, research establishments, universities, governmental organizations) and in this context is dealing with sensitive information (either commercial in confidence or classified). DNW commits itself to comply with security regulations that detail control and mitigation of security risks according to the principles and guidelines of the information security standard ISO 27002.
DNW furthermore commits itself to comply in its operations with occupational health and safety laws and regulations from the national Governments and local authorities. Additionally, DNW commits itself to comply with the requirements of the occupational health and safety management system OHSAS18001 and the requirements of ISO9001. Objectives are:
- Ensuring that the quality policy focuses on establishing, maintaining and improving effective, efficient business processes in order to achieve results required by customers, parent institutes (NLR and DLR) and other stakeholders
- Ensuring that the health and safety policy focuses on maximizing the level of safety and health protection, promoting employee, customers and subcontractors welfare.
Risk management is equally targeted at technology, organization and human behavior. Risks are analyzed and dealt with in a systematic and preventive manner.