As always, our primary focus remains on providing and maintaining a safe and healthy work environment for the entire Fortescue family.
During 2020, we introduced a range of measures to help protect our team members, their families and our communities, including:
We remain committed to providing our team, contractors, suppliers and key stakeholders with the latest information as the COVID-19 outbreak continues.
In addition to regular Incident Management Team meetings, we have:
A number of videos have also been produced as an effective means of communication:
Our focus on the health and safety of our workforce extends to their mental health and wellbeing. All Fortescue team members have access to the Fortescue Chaplains and Employee Assistance Program 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
For the latest information on the global outbreak, please find a range of available resources below:
We encourage our team members to download the Australian Government’s COVIDSafe App, available via the Apple App Store or Google Play.
We have a robust COVID-19 case management process in place to manage a positive case at one of our sites or offices.
This process is in accordance with the WA Department of Health guidelines and is reviewed on a daily basis.
COVID-19 case management process summary:
Since the outset, it has been Fortescue’s vision to ensure that the communities in which we operate benefit from our growth and development. We understand the ongoing impact of COVID-19 has been be challenging for many in our community, especially small businesses, and we have implemented practical solutions to support them during and after this global health and economic crisis.