TAIYO YUDEN

Safety and Environmental Risk Management

Various types of regularly scheduled training are implemented to respond to sudden accidents, disasters, and other risks, with the objectives of early discovery, rapid response, prevention and mitigation. The Taiyo Yuden Group reconfirms appropriate procedures and strives for continuous improvement.

Firefighting Training

TAIYO YUDEN MOBILE TECHNOLOGY
Conducted a water-discharge, firefighting exercise using an outdoor fire hydrant.
KOREA KYONG NAM TAIYO YUDEN
Conducted training on handling fire extinguishers under the guidance of the fire department.
TAIYO YUDEN (GUANGDONG)
Conducted an early-stage water-discharge exercise using dry chemical extinguishers.

Emergency Training for Spillage of Chemical Substances

TAIYO YUDEN CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY
Conducted training on preventing a leak from spreading and collecting the leaked solvent for a scenario in which an organic solvent has leaked in a warehouse.
KOREA KYONG NAM TAIYO YUDEN
Conducted training on switching to a spare refrigerator and removing leaked oil for a scenario in which oil has leaked from a refrigerator.
TAIYO YUDEN (SARAWAK)
Conducted training on collecting a leaked chemical substance for a scenario in which a container fell over and leaked while in transport.

Evacuation and Medical Emergency Training

Yawatabara Plant, TAIYO YUDEN TECHNO SOLUTIONS
The command and communication staff of the private firefighting team conducted monthly training on emergency broadcasting.
NIIGATA TAIYO YUDEN
Held a first-aid course for the employees to learn about cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and other lifesaving methods.
TAIYO YUDEN (PHILIPPINES)
Invited members of the bomb disposal squad of the city as instructors to hold a lecture about bomb disposal in preparation for acts of terrorism.

Removing Soil Contamination

We completed our soil and ground water contamination surveys and made clean-up efforts following the Japanese Ministry of the Environment guidelines in 2003. No surveys were conducted in FY2016.

Environmental Accidents

No accidents that could affect the surrounding environment have occurred.