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

Haruna Plant
Participated the Fire Extinguisher Division of the Initial Fire Response Competition and demonstrated the same level of firefighting skills as in routine drills.
(October 2018)
Yawatabara Plant / TAIYO YUDEN TECHNO SOLUTIONS
Conducted a water-discharge exercise using an outdoor fire hydrant.
(May 2018)
TAIYO YUDEN (TIANJIN) ELECTRONICS
Conducted an early-stage fire extinguishing exercise using dry chemical extinguishers.
(November 2018)

Emergency Training for Spillage of Chemical Substances

R&D Center
Conducted training on isolating a gutter and collecting a chemical substance for a scenario in which a chemical substance has leaked into a gutter.
(March 2019)
TAIYO YUDEN Mobile Technology
Conducted training on collecting leaked plating effluent for a scenario in which it leaked during the recovery process.
(June 2018)
TAIYO YUDEN (SARAWAK)
Conducted training on preventing a leaked chemical substance from spreading for a scenario in which a container fell over and leaked while in transport.
(August 2018)

Evacuation and Medical Emergency Training

Nakanojo Plant
Conducted first-aid training under the guidance of the fire department. Participants learned cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and how to use an AED.
(May 2018)
FUKUSHIMA TAIYO YUDEN
Conducted a nighttime evacuation drill to develop abilities to quickly evacuate in the case of a fire at night.
(September 2018)
TAIYO YUDEN (PHILIPPINES)
Conducted an emergency procedure and transportation drill to help the injured.
(November 2018)

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 FY2018.

Environmental Accidents

No accidents that could affect the surrounding environment have occurred.