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Labor safety threatened by crane collapses

2019-12-24T14:20:49+00:002019/11/13|Categories: Blogs, Recent Posts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A tower crane collapsed the morning of January 23, 2019, when it was working at a worksite in Hunan Province, China. Two people died on [...]

Abu Dhabi Airports Promote Heat Safety in Working Environment

2019-03-19T16:30:30+00:002019/03/07|Categories: Blogs, Recent Posts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Abu Dhabi Airports has begun its heat stress campaign advising staff and contractors on how to cope with extreme weather conditions over the summer. […]

UAE doctors urge cautions after the end of Midday Break

2019-03-20T10:57:20+00:002019/03/07|Categories: Blogs, Recent Posts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Doctors warn it is imperative for labourers to take precautions when working outside in the heat, with the midday break rule no longer in effect. Yesterday was the last day this [...]

Midday break inspections continue in UAE

2019-03-20T10:59:57+00:002019/03/07|Categories: Blogs, Recent Posts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

According to this decision which came into force on June 15 and will continue until mid-September, workers shall get a break every day between 12.30pm and 3pm. According to Maher [...]