Jazeera Paints Showcases Its Safety Experience During a Civil Defense Workshop
Jazeera Paints company reviewed its experience in safety work during a workshop organized by the General Directorate of Civil Defense in Asir recently entitled (Basic Concepts of Safety Requirements Regulations and Procedures in Establishments). The company ensures the importance role of the safety specialist in the establishments for the needy to activate this role according to special standards of safety regulations to minimize potential risks.
Jazeera Paints is considered a model to be followed in application of the highest international safety standards within private and national establishments. It seeks to consolidate the concepts of public safety and raise awareness of its importance and necessity in society. It has established a dept., for industrial safety and the environment to ensure the safety of its employees and workers on the one hand, and to preserve its properties as well as to protect the work environment, development of the department including a number of branches, such as Protection Safety and Inspection Branch, Hazardous Materials Branch and Safety Projects Branch in addition to the Licensing branch , Business and Administrative Coordination Branch.
The company focused on the tasks entrusted to its safety manager, in addition to the tasks carried out by safety engineers and the tasks assigned to the safety monitors, and presented eight models of the regulations in force in the safety department, and highlighted many of the activities and procedures performed by the department to promote the concept of safety Professional of the staff to ensure the work progress without incident, if God willing.
Also, the company stressed the importance of activating the role of the safety specialist and granting him the required full authorities to practice his work, and the importance of the independence of his work so as to have broader authorities to prevent any danger in the facility, and his high expertise, and activate safety procedures to increase awareness of employees of the importance of safety and its role in the facility, and activate the program of violations after training and raise awareness , in order to reduce unacceptable practices affecting the health and safety on-site and to provide a safe working environment.
Jazeera Paints has obtained OHSAS 18001: 2007 (Occupational Health and Safety Management System) certification, which assures its manufacturing efficiency and safe and healthy working environment that enhances productivity whereas its products conform to quality, health and environmental standards, safety and security, and its consistent with the concept of sustainable green buildings that applied in a number of countries, considered as a basic system for the adoption of any new building or real estate project, because of its great benefits in the field of construction and the provision of energy and water, and in terms of human health and environmental protection.
The workshop, which was held at the headquarters of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Abha, where Jazeera Paints company was honored by the Director of Civil Defense in Asir, Major General Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Kassi for Paints Company for its participation in the workshop. Finally , the Director of Occupational Safety and Health Engineer Mansour Al-Qahtani received a certificate of thanks and appreciation on this occasion.
Al-Jazeera Paints Company
Jazeera Paints Company, was established in Riyadh, the capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in 1979 AD, as a small institution with high aspirations and ambitions. In a short period of time, and as a result of the vision and dedication of the founders, the efforts have succeeded in laying strong grounds for a pioneering company in the paint industry in the GCC countries and the Middle East at large. In this context, the company became a pioneer in manufacturing and developing innovative, high quality and environmentally responsible paints, designed to meet the requirements and needs of a wide range of clients including industrial, commercial and individuals.