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Social Responsibility
As a socially oriented company, MMK is concerned about the interests of society. This concern goes well
beyond what is required by law, as the Group takes considerable measures to provide a higher standard
of living to its employees and their families, the local community and society as a whole.
In 2011, MMK spent USD 96 million on a variety of social programmes, which is USD 19 million more
than in 2010. The parent company (OJSC MMK) allocated a further RUB 2.1 billion (USD 73 million) for
the implementation of the Group’s social policy in 2011, including for the sponsorship of Metallurg Ice
Hockey Club.
Health and medical care programmes
Medical care programmes are the mainstay of the Company’s social policy. The Company spent RUB 367
million to implement preventive health care and treatment programmes, which is RUB 14 million more
than in 2010.
Improving the health of employees and their families
In 2011, 16,100 employees and their families spent their vacations in health resorts and vacation
facilities, with 50 % of them receiving spa treatment. The Company contributed RUB 310 million towards
covering the cost of these vacations, which is 30 % more than in 2010.
Maternity support and birth rate stimulation programme
MMK has been implementing a maternity support and birth rate stimulation programme for eight years.
In 2011, the Company spent RUB 35.6 million on this programme (up from RUB 34 million in 2010).
Since 2008, MMK has also had a programme to support employees with large families (with three or
more children under 18 years old). In 2011, the programme included 216 families, with a cost of RUB 7.1
million.
Housing programme
In 2010, MMK completed the construction of a 17-storey building comprising 112 apartments with a
total area of 6,410 m
2
and began construction of an additional multi-storey block which will comprise
202 apartments with a total area of 13,200 m
2
. MMK has a programme to assist young steel-makers'
families in purchasing apartments. Every year 30 young families receive subsidies worth RUB 80,000
each and are entitled to purchase a one-room apartment at a subsidized price.
Sports
In 2011, the Company spent RUB 106 million arranging mass entertainment sporting events.
Charity
MMK conducts its charitable activities through the Metallurg Charity Foundation. In 2011, the Metallurg
Foundation received contributions for a total of RUB 423 million, over 92 % of which came from MMK
Group.
Labour safety
The corporate labour and industrial safety management system was certified for compliance with the
international ОНSAS 18001: 2007 standards (2008). In 2011, under the Labour Safety Agreement 86, a
number of steps aimed at improving labour conditions and preventing occupational diseases were taken.
Accidents in production, operation, construction, maintenance, overhauls, and modernization of facilities
2010
2011
Total accidents
19
21
Total persons affected
19
21
Fatal accidents
3
0
Accidents resulting in severe injuries
4
9
Frequency rate
0.886
0.987
Severity rate
63.29
56.85
Labour safety costs, RUB million
Description
2010
2011
Provision of personal protective gear
146.1
173.6
Purchase of polyvitamins and dietary products for employees working
in hazardous conditions
16.4
18.4
Laboratory tests for workplace certification
17.9
19.3
Purchasing of bottled mineral water for employees working in hot
environments
11.9
54.2
Special dietary products for employees working in hazardous
conditions
2.2
2.4
Other labour safety costs
211.2
219.1
Total
405.7
487.0