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Sohar Port and Freezone completes Annual Safety Week Programme

Sohar Port and Freezone completes Annual Safety Week Programme

The initiative saw workers and stakeholders engage in seminars and sensible ‘hands-on’ workshops associated to common security and initial-help in and about the port, reaffirming the aim to make sure workplace security for all and cautious preservation of the nearby atmosphere.

Mark Geilenkirchen, CEO of Sohar Port and Freezone, stated, “We are absolutely committed to maintaining a safe and secure environment for our tenants, our visitors and the surrounding community. The annual ‘Be Safe Sohar’ programme ensures that everyone in and around the port is aware of the correct response procedures that must be taken in the case of an emergency and to recognise and report risks wherever possible.”

During the course of the programme, seminars and workshops have been performed by major security professionals on the subjects of wellness and security very best practices at Sohar Port and Freezone.

Additional workshops incorporated the handling of hazardous and heavy goods, secure terminal operations, ship-to-shore operational security, heat anxiety, DROBS normal and environmental preservation.

In conjunction with the all round theme of the programme, a defensive driver instruction and initial help instruction course took spot, alongside a blood donation drive, security exhibition and mock drills. The courses highlighted the require for road security and building lifesaving expertise.

Suwaid al Shamaisi, executive manager of Corporate Affairs, stated, “At Sohar Port and Freezone, we hold the security of each and every person each inside and about the surrounding neighborhood in the highest regard.

We are very grateful for the help of our workers and stakeholders to make this week achievable, and we would also like to extend our gratitude to all the organisers of the workshops and seminars.

“Lastly, we thank each and every one that took part in this safety programme, making it a huge success and we hope they will join us again for similar events in the near future.”

For much more details on Sohar Port and Freezone, pay a visit to soharportandfreezone.com 

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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