ADNEC Conducts Fire-Fighting Drill and Training for Employees at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre

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Published November 22nd, 2018 - 12:25 GMT
The exercise was implemented to enhance the company’s emergency preparedness and reduce response time to critical situations, in accordance with global practices at international exhibition centres and conference venues.
The exercise was implemented to enhance the company’s emergency preparedness and reduce response time to critical situations, in accordance with global practices at international exhibition centres and conference venues.

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) organized a fire drill and evacuation training for its employees today (Thursday, 22nd November 2018) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. The exercise was implemented to enhance the company’s emergency preparedness and reduce response time to critical situations, in accordance with global practices at international exhibition centres and conference venues.

As part of the exercise, a mock fire accident was staged at the exhibition centre’s Grandstand where all employees and visitors were evacuated quickly and efficiently by the company’s security team—passing through dedicated exit areas located at several points within the venue.

Humaid Matar Al Dhaheri, Group CEO of ADNEC said: “This fire drill aims to test ADNEC’s emergency responsiveness and its readiness to tackle any critical situation that may arise. It also aimstotrain employees on how to act during emergency situations and follow the evacuation procedure without exposing themselves or anyone else to danger.”

For his part, Salah Al Jaeedi, Chief Financial Officer and Head of the Internal Business Continuity Committee at ADNEC said: “We are confident in our team’s abilities and readiness to tackle emergencies of any kind. All of the company’s centres are equipped with the latest international safety and security technologies, including primary protective control devices such as smoke and fire sensors in addition to automated water sprinklers and water hoses, as well as fire extinguishers distributed within the centre’s facilities and the hotels surrounding it. We continuously train our security team on the latest safety measures and conduct similar evacuation drills, in partnership with the concerned authorities and relevant entities in the country.”

He added: “ADNEC’s security and safety teams will be able to take advantage of the recorded notes provided during the training session, which can be a ready reckoner in actual emergency situations. Proper employee coordination is important to prevent and effectively respond to accidents or emergencies and regular training drills empower the team to fully cooperate with the company’s safety and security guidelines and thoroughly follow instructions, to deal not only with crisis, but also any injuries that may occur.”

Background Information

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company Group

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company Group (ADNEC) is an international venue development and business management company. ADNEC Group's portfolio currently includes the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, the Gulf's largest exhibition centre; ExCeL London, the UK capital's largest exhibition centre; the Al Ain Convention Centre, a brand new development in the historic city of Al Ain, Capital Gate, the UAE capital's iconic, gravity defying tower and a number of hotel projects. In addition ADNEC is master developer of the Capital Centre project, the world's first fully interconnected exhibition lifestyle destination.

ADNEC Group is developing its network both through acquisition and construction; the company's objective is to become the world's leading venue provider to the international exhibitions, conferences and live events industries by providing consistently high standards of venue facilities, management and client relationships and capitalising on the synergies which exist within a global venue network.

ADNEC Group's Executive Office is located in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. ADNEC Group is a Government organisation which functions as a private enterprise and operates within the principle core values of efficiency and effectiveness.

"قاطع الرؤوس" في قبضة الاستخبارات العراقية

Published February 23rd, 2019 - 09:39 GMT
مقاتلين من داعش/ أرشيفية
مقاتلين من داعش/ أرشيفية

أعلنت الاستخبارات العسكرية العراقية، أمس الجمعة، عن اعتقال قاطع الرؤوس في "داعش" على الحدود العراقية السورية، الذي ظهر في أكثر من فيديو وهو ينفذ عمليات إعدام.

وقالت المديرية في بيان على صفحتها في موقع "فيسبوك" إن "مفارز مديرية الاستخبارات العسكرية في الفرقة 15 ، وإثر معلومات استخبارية دقيقة، ألقت القبض على أحد الإرهابيين الذين تسللوا عبر الحدود العراقية السورية والمعروف بـ (قاطع الرؤوس)".

وأضافت أن "هذا الشخص معروف بقاطع الرؤوس"، وأنه "ظهر بعدة إصدارات للدواعش أمام أشخاص قام بقطع رؤوسهم في العراق وسوريا".

 


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