Working in the port area
Responsibilities of companies operating in the port area
The companies operating in the port area, their personnel and visitors to the companies shall comply with the safety and security guidelines issued by Port of Rauma, the regulations set forth in the Port Ordinance, the conditions and regulations of the operational environmental permit of Port of Rauma, as well as any other guidelines and regulations issued by Port of Rauma. The host company/client ordering work is responsible for the induction training of the personnel, visitors and subcontractors. Every company operating in the port area shall prepare a safety plan for the company, containing e.g. instructions for the occupational safety of the employees, their adequate induction training, as well as actions in an emergency. The common safety issues of the port area are addressed by the Occupational Safety Team, which meets at least twice a year at the invitation of Port of Rauma.
A separate permit may be required for certain work carried out in the port area. Check the specific guidelines for your work with your client. A permit from or notification to Port of Rauma is required when carrying out e.g. diving operations or underwater work, or hot work. More detailed information is provided under Forms.