Occupational health and safety issues are priorities at QAFCO. The company implements a comprehensive occupational health and safety management system that conforms to the latest international standards. QAFCO safety system comprises an incident prevention program, including emergency preparedness plans, training, safety procedures, protective equipment, hazard inspection and communication, and incentive schemes.
QAFCO’s efforts in this direction have proved to be rewarding; the company has been certified against Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Service (OHSAS) 18001:2007 standard, and Responsible care.
This stringent attention to safety has resulted in significant decrease and steady decline in day lost, and frequency of work accidents and their severity. Some of the admirable initiatives include, Behaviour Based Safety programs , Contractor Safety awards and Safety and Environment forums.