Abu Dhabi: The Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Division, Town Planning Sector at the Municipality of Abu Dhabi City, has launched inspection campaigns of a number of residential complexes of workers employed in the building ‘&’ construction sector within the conurbation of Abu Dhabi city to verify the implementation of HSE standards ‘&’ measures in these residential communities.
“These inspection tours are made in line with the strategy of the Municipality of Abu Dhabi City aimed at implementing the Decision No (41) mandating the implementation of HSE standards at all construction sites and affiliated camps, including workers quarters and mass residential communities,” said Engineer Salah Awad Al Sarraj, Acting Executive Director of Town Planning Sector. “The Municipality is keen on ensuring a safe, stable and healthy living environment for workers, and maintaining their physical ‘&’ health safety,” he added.
He called upon all consultancy offices, contractors and workers at site to give serious consideration to this aspect in order to realize the highest safety standards and eliminate the hazards associated with the practicing of these occupations and professions.
Engineer Abdul Aziz Zurub, Director of Health, Safety and Environment, Municipality of Abu Dhabi City, said: “These inspection campaigns echo the Municipality’s commitment to enhancing and improving the residential environment of construction workers to make it safe and healthy.”