Intercontinental Work Safety Meeting

Intercontinental Work Safety Meeting

Date: 11-27-2019

Hosted by DP World Yarımca, the 2019 Regional Work Safety, Operation and Engineering meeting was held in Istanbul between November 5th and 7th. DP World port representatives in Europe-Russia region as well as the general assembly members from the head office attended the conference. The main theme of the 3-days-long conference was work safety at the ports with presentations by operation and engineering teams showing what works are being one in their own areas for human, environment and machinery/equipment safety. In addition to information and idea sharing to improve work safety standards, decrease risks and to maximize operation maintenance efficiency, a discussion was held via group activities on how to improve DP World. Davide Scotti, Saipem’s Director of Corporate Work Health-Safety & Environment Training, Communication and Culture, attended the meeting and gave a training on “Work Safety Training and Communication Techniques from the Point of View of the Communication & Training Director’s Behaviors”, which attracted great attention. Participants from Dubai Head Office and Regional Offices shared the projects and standards of the future and emphasized the importance of a global policy towards work health & safety and environment.