Corporate Social Responsibility

At Baker Hughes, corporate social responsibility (CSR) is central to our core values. We conduct our business in an ethical and responsible way. We’ve invested in a number of initiatives to maintain our strong CSR position for the future, including:

  • maintaining legal compliance and fostering an ethical work culture
  • ensuring a safe and secure work environment for our employees
  • protecting the environment
  • supporting the communities in which we work
  • developing sustainable technologies and products.

We believe maintaining high standards will result in a range of sustainable benefits to all our stakeholders. Our efforts help to motivate employees, support community growth and development, minimize risk, reduce cost, and increase shareholder value.


Message from the CEO

As a global company and an oilfield service industry leader, Baker Hughes strives to operate in a sustainable manner.


Compliance and Ethics

Baker Hughes strongly believes that our operations must meet the highest standards of ethical behavior and legal compliance.


Sustainable Technology

One of our objectives is to help customers develop energy reserves in an environmentally responsible manner.


People and Society

Investments in people and communities are an integral part of our long-term business plans.


Human Rights and Security

Disclosures under the California Transparency in Supply Chain Act of 2010 [Cal Civ Code §1714.43 (c)]


Corporate Social Responsibility Recognition

Baker Hughes continues to be recognized as an industry leader and responsible corporate citizen with accolades for outstanding performance in corporate social responsibility.


The Global Reporting Initiative

The Global Reporting Initiative gives guidance on the content of CSR reports and sets out qualitative and quantitative indicators of economic, environmental and social performance.

2016 HSE and Social Responsibility Report

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