Health and Safety of our employees is of paramount importance to us. We also believe it’s our duty to act responsibly for a better-protected society.
We at Awal Gulf Manufacturing is closing monitoring the current prevailing COVID-19 situation and is taking every possible measures to protect our employees, our distributors, and our extended families.
We have taken the utmost precautions in our daily operations, at our manufacturing facilities and our extended services fleet to ensure continued support to our customers and beyond.
We are connected with the relevant government healthcare authorities and willing to go the extra mile to ensure all necessary measures are taken at all our operations.
Ever since the Covid-19 outbreak began, Awal Gulf Manufacturing has been continuously implementing timely measures to protect its employees and its partners, and the company will continue to do so rigorously.
Here are some of the measures taken:
Contactless handwash stations were installed in office, manufacturing facility, and staff accommodation. This is a newly developed product at Awal Gulf Manufacturing that works on motion-activated soap dispensing for a contactless wash.
Further hand sanitizers were installed at our offices, manufacturing plants, canteens, and staff accommodations.
Disinfection drives were carried out at all our premises. Further, our transport fleet is disinfected on an ongoing basis by external service providers. Special care is taken to keep the common areas and restrooms clean at all times.
Nursing care service is available to all our factory staff at all times. The team constantly monitors all the employees and if found with fever, cough or any other possible COVID symptoms they are immediately taken to an isolation room for a quick diagnosis. They are later transferred to a near most hospital for further examination.
Following records are maintained for monitoring:
Following necessary PPE’s are readily available to handle a Covid-19 suspected case.
N-95 Masks are provided to the First Aid & Security teams.
COVID-19 tests at the end of the self-isolation period are required for those who completed self-isolation on 01.04.2020 and beyond. Following the MOH guidelines and employees are not allowed to resume duty without the test result.
HSSE department prepared a Covid-19 contingency plan for the company. This procedure is intended to safeguard the employees and ensure the business continuity of our manufacturing operations and offices. The plan ensures being in full control to ensure mitigation and spread of COVID-19.