Health, Safety, Security & Environment
The Commission shall contribute to creating the greatest possible values for Ghanaians through prudent and sustainable management of the oil and gas resources.
We shall hold the operators, contractors, subcontractors and indeed, any person engaged in petroleum to the highest standards for safety, security, emergency preparedness and the environment. The Commission shall further ensure that, the exploitation and development of oil and gas resources does not threaten the wellbeing of employees, communities, the natural environment and the general public.
The scope of the HSSE covers upstream petroleum operations and activities both offshore and onshore. It includes:
We protect the social, environmental and economic livelihoods of communities that are affected by the petroleum activities of oil and gas companies.