AL-BARAKA CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD. is responsible for the
safety conditions of the company staff and other people. To avoid these risks, BCC
executes training to ensure that safety conditions are adopted and being complied.
Occupational Health & Safety Plan of BCC shall bind company staff to apply
every official settings, national legal provisions, and construction laws and
international standards. BCC shall provide the highest requirements for
occupational health and safety. To be able to do that, comprehensive training must
be made to ensure the effectiveness of the application of such settings and
standards as company seeks this to become our business slogan – achieve accomplishments upon implementing
various projects with zero accidents occurred.
Responsibilities and Safety Conditions
Company allocates Occupational Health & Safety Plan
program for all its projects. Safety engineers are responsible for reporting the
prepared safety plan requirements accurately. In addition to being responsible
for safety of all the company staff working under their command, which is also for
their own good, safety and health plan engineers shall relay these rules to
every official and supervisor whose responsibilities are to announce and
implement the safety plan.
- Make sure that workers properly understand safety
- Order safety instructions to various groups of workers and
to each group as per its type of works implemented.
- Record accident reports when happened.
- Make sure that workers and staff bind to wearing personal
- Directly supervise workers and effectively reminding them to
comply with settings and instructions of the approved safety and health plan.
- Inform site engineers of the accident immediately after
Safety engineers of the company shall effectively
participate in planning activity in consultation with company staff prior to
approval on business safety plan; especially, involving them in analyzing risks
of work including many accident to be occurred (for example, trenches works and
Furthermore, supervisors shall apply safety provisions and
train and educate them to staff (sessions for staff prior to work for the
purpose of planning, works performance and analysis of work risks) known as
work safety analysis. They are also responsible for reporting accidents and analyze
their causes. Both safety engineer and supervisor shall be responsible for
inspecting heavy weight equipment and tools, small devices and lifts.
Engineer of occupational health and safety shall hold a
number of meetings with construction works director and sites supervisors in
order to discuss and follow up work programming weekly. He shall also hold
meetings prior to daily works in order to discuss daily work course, required
tools to be used in such work or other; to avoid accident risks and lay out and
approve work plan prior to commencing work.
Engineer of occupational health and safety shall provide company and board directors
with reports on course of investigation in injuries and accidents occurred,
define time when they occurred within work hours and inform the higher
administration of that in case of any injuries to any of company staff or in
case of any deaths and report this per 24 hours.
Company workers shall be trained and introduced to work site
prior to starting work. If any person came late to work site, he would not be
allowed to work pending that safety engineer convinced that he is qualified to
physically and psychologically commence working.
Approach of Safety Training Shall Include the following:
- Provisions of safety instructions application
- Staff responsibilities toward work and contractor regarding
application of safety terms.
- Protective wears and how they are important for personal
protection against accidents.
- How to get instructions from project administration in case
of accident occurred.
- How to use various work tools and equipments properly and
- Safety plan regarding using scaffolds and avoid falling down
- How to inform safety supervisor and project supervisor of
any of the staff injury; and procedures to be fulfilled by the injured person
before leaving work site.
Company shall conduct training for supervisors on safety
prior to commencing work and on their responsibilities; and order the following
- Supervisor who allows risk to take place shall be penalized
- Any supervisor shall conduct and assist with investigation
regarding any accident which may occur to any of our workers and staff.
Work site shall be equipped with first aid kit for minor
accidents; and a trained person to be appointed and authorized by the region
health department at which work conducted for how to use the kit for treatment
of work injuries. All workers shall be introduced to place of such kits at work
site; and work site shall be equipped with litters for emergency conditions, in
addition to a vehicle used as an ambulance and a driver for the project to
transport critical injuries to the most nearby hospital for treatment.
Safety & Health Reports
Safety engineers shall organize work in order to avoid all
risks which may occurred at work site during work implement. Safety official
shall conduct routine inspection at work site periodically.
Risks Resulting from Contact to Dangerous Materials
Purpose of such practice is to ensure possibility to make
contacts when risks occurred resulting from all chemicals produced or imported.
Such information regarding chemicals risks to be informed in order to limelight
what is happening both as a device and material used. Such information
notification done by a plan on how to deal with such materials in case of
comprehensive risks occurred; and such plan ensure informing project users
about container and other warns, training them on using such materials;
educating them how to store such materials at work site in case of contact to
dangerous materials at work sites; and inform persons who use them of such
plan. Such procedure shall be included in list of dangerous chemicals required
to ensure safety for each worker and from each container of dangerous chemicals
at work site, publish warn for user protection, provide users with information
and training them on how to deal with dangerous chemicals at their work site during
their first task. When a new risk occurred at their work site, users shall be
provided with information on any operation implemented, place of current
dangerous chemicals and provide a program on risks occurred; and shall be
included in list of dangerous chemicals as per standards.
Tools & Devices
Company shall do supervision to ensure proper dealing with
all tools and materials used under product recommendations. Company staff shall
be trained properly on using tools; noting that all vehicles and Devices at
work site shall be equipped with support warning bells.
Personal Protective Equipment
Proper selection and usage of personal protective equipment
is considered an important element in avoiding injuries relating to work. In
any event, personal protective equipment shall provide us with a kind of
protection against injuries only when used properly. We understand all
requirements of personal protective equipment at our work sites; and we shall
appoint and supervise work sites permanently. We also bind workers to wear
personal protective equipment for all works at various work sites.
Any given person who gets to a work site shall wear a solid
cap; and it shall be suitable for definite kind of risks at work site (i.e.
dropping or volatile objects, risk of electric shocks or fire risks)
At work site, some injuries may occurred which are most
common to eyes and face resulting from volatile objects, volatile welding
sparks, metals, chemicals, gases or radioactive materials). Therefore, staff is
bind to wear proper protective equipment to protect face using safety glasses
permanently. Gloves also provide safety against different types of risks such as (sharp or solid objects, definite chemicals or electrical objects). Therefore,
staff who are in contact with chemicals or harmful materials are well trained
on wearing proper personal protective equipment as per product recommendations.
We shall equip, promote and honor worker who properly wears gloves when be in
contact with any material.
Protection against Falling Down
Protection against falling down requires worker to be
connected (100%) all the time to a safety belt which shall be worn at all
conditions for protection against falling down.
When work to be implemented on a height of 1.8 m, then
protective procedures against falling down to be fulfilled 100% as per safety
settings which include, but not limited to, safety barrier as it protects those
workers who are working on scaffolds from falling down. Staff is well-connected
to safety belt around the whole body and with a ring, cables and rope holder
for staff protection; in addition to staff training.
Company shall appoint a supervisor who shall approve
elevator safety and is responsible for reporting and submit a plan for any
elevator at work site.
Elevators Daily Inspection
Generally, daily inspection shall be conducted for brakes,
ropes and plexus cables which shall be inspected twice at the morning and prior
to usage. All workers shall be provided with instructions on international
common hand signals and common hand signals of operations of lifting and
Electrical Inspection and Basic Information
Electrical devices could be a cause of death or dangerous
injury to staff. Therefore, they are protected by ropes from accidental
damages, grounding work sites, avoid looseness of electrical connections which
may cause damages, binding to burying electrical connections by wire tube
insulator through walls, ceils, floors or at entrances, through windows or
Dig trenches over 1 m depth when needed:
Company shall provide the following at places of earthworks
with 15 m depth:
shall daily inspect holes prior to starting works to make sure that holes are
safe to get to.
to be removed from digging region
shall leave a 1.8 m barrier behind earthworks open at night so that people
could know that there are earthworks implemented.
General protective procedures are as follows:
work site properly
- A fire extinguisher to be found during operations implemented.
protective space of 4 inches to be left from welding region.
proper personal protective wearing equipment for such works.
work site and make sure that sparks or fusible metals will not be in contact
with flammable or combustible materials.
- Make sure
that there is a nearby proper fire extinguisher.
all welding tools, flares and stairs.
and sustain equipment to be kept in safe work condition.
- Works of
welding, barrel cut, tanks, pipes and pans which may contain combustible or
unknown materials shall not be commenced without supervisor's permit. Work
shall be conducted at good ventilated places. Workers shall wear long clothing,
shirts, boots and safety caps which shall protect all workers from falling
objects, pressure, sliding and electrical shocks. Workers shall wear boots or
strong boots at work site permanently.