The complainants assert that the enterprises have not observed the OECD Guidelines with reference to the chapters on general policies, disclosure and human rights.

Norway NCP is lead NCP for handling the case concerning the enterprises based in Europe, in collaboration with France and UK NCPs. Norway NCP is in dialogue with Korea NCP, which has accepted the complaint and will handle it with reference to the Korean enterprise, Samsung Heavy Industries.

Photo: Equinor.
Received: 20 March 2019
Status: In progress
Sector: Oil and gas
Company: Total, Total E&P Norge, Equinor and TechnipFMC
Complainant: Korean Transnational Corporations Watch and Samsung Heavy Industries Martin Linge Project Crane Accident Workers Support Team
Leading National Contact Point: Norway
Other involved National Contact Points: France, UK, Korea
Relevant chapters in the OECD Guidelines: Chapter II General Principles, paragraph A10, A12 and A13
Chapter III Disclosure, paragraph 1
Chapter IV Human Rights, paragraph 1 and 4


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