Our Corporate Responsibility (CR) web pages aim to communicate how we manage our business activities responsibly in line with our core Business Principles of building respect, nurturing relationships and acting responsibly (the 3Rs), and review how well Cairn performed in 2015.

These pages discuss the operations and activities detailed in our Annual Report for 2015. Our CR reporting is available online only, with key material issues discussed in our Annual Report for 2015.

If you have a comment or question regarding our CR reporting please contact us.

2015 performance highlights


of our CR objectives completed in 2015

Significant progress on our Social Investment Programme


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CEO introduction

Simon Thomson

Our CEO talks about our activities in 2015 and plans for 2016.

Simon Thomson

Delivering value

We aim to create value through the whole of the oil and gas life cycle.

Read about our value chain

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We are committed to good governance, robust business ethics and openness in all aspects of our business.

Read about ethical business practices

Read about transparency

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Preventing major accidents and spills

Preventing major accidents and spills continues to be a key focus for Cairn and our industry.

Read about preventing major accidents and spills

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Health, safety and environment

In our business, protecting health, safety, security and the wellbeing of people, and the environment is emphasised in all our activities.

Read about health, safety and security management

Read about environmental management

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People and communities

Strong relationships based on mutual trust are crucial and we aim to deliver lasting value to those communities we work with.

Read more about our people

Read more about our communities

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Managing the supply chain

We work with numerous contractors from different places and cultures but we always seek to operate to our high standards.

Read about contractor engagement

Read about local contractors

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