National Petroleum Construction Company wins gold medal for health and safety practices

ABU DHABI, National Petroleum Construction Company, NPCC, based in Abu Dhabi, has been handed a prestigious award in recognition of its practices and achievements in helping its staff/customers/clients/contractors get home safely at the end of the working day.

NPCC has achieved a Gold Medal (5 consecutive Golds) in the internationally-renowned RoSPA Health and Safety Awards, the longest-running industry awards scheme in the United Kingdom.

The RoSPA Awards scheme, which receives entries from organisations around the world, recognises achievement in health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement.

Eng. Ahmed Al Dhaheri, CEO of NPCC said, “We are extremely proud of winning the RoSPA Gold medal after winning five consecutive RoSPA Gold Awards. It is the recognition of our commitment and dedicated efforts towards implementing a safe work culture and practising 100 percent HSE.”

Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of qualifications, awards and events, said, “The RoSPA Awards are the most respected in the health and safety arena, with almost 2,000 entrants every year, and allows organisations to improve excellence in the workplace, demonstrating a commitment to the wellbeing of not only employees but all those who interact with it.”

The majority of the awards are non-competitive and mark achievements at merit, bronze, silver and gold levels. Gold medals, president’s awards, orders of distinction and the Patron’s Award are presented to organisations sustaining the highest standards of the gold level over consecutive years.

Source: Emirates News Agency