ENOC Group wins prestigious ‘Sword of Honour’ award by British Safety Council
January 24, 2021
ENOC Group, one of the leading players operating across the energy sector value chain, has won the prestigious ‘Sword of Honour’ award from the British Safety Council.
ENOC Group received the prestigious ‘Sword of Honour’ for excellence in managing health and safety risks at work; making it one in 66 organisations worldwide to have achieved this prestigious recognition. The Group has been recognised for its efforts towards ensuring health and safety at ENOC Head offices, particularly amidst the COVID-19 outbreak.
His Excellency Saif Humaid Al Falasi, Group CEO, ENOC, said: “We are honoured to be recognised by the British Safety Council for our commitment to the highest standards of health and safety. ENOC Group is a people-first organisation and this win is a testament to our focus on ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all our employees, customers and assets. Despite the challenge faced, we adopted international best practices and adhered to all Occupational Health and Safety measures. Our team of dedicated experts worked relentlessly to ensure that all safety protocols have been implemented and followed.”
To compete for the Sword of Honour, an organisation must achieve a maximum five stars in the British Safety Council’s health and safety and environmental management audit scheme held between August 2019 – November 2020. British Safety Council 5 Star audit is a rigorous audit done at the site and is based on a model specific to British Safety Council’s standards. ENOC Group has previously been awarded the BSC Five Star Rating in Occupational Health & Safety management.
Lawrence Waterman, Chairman of the British Safety Council, said: “On behalf of the board of trustees and staff of the British Safety Council I congratulate ENOC Group on achieving the topmost standards of health, safety and environmental management. Accomplishing such distinction takes real commitment and professionalism. We are delighted to have supported you in your achievements in what has been an unprecedented year given the COVID pandemic.”
Mike Robinson, Chief Executive of the British Safety Council, added: “I congratulate ENOC Group and its employees for their steadfast dedication to keeping their workplace safe and healthy and/or minimising risks to the environment from their organisations’ day-to-day activities. 2020 presented an additional and significant challenge in the form of COVID-19 and I pay tribute to ENOC Group for its hard work and commitment through these challenging circumstances.
“All of the Sword and Globe winning organisations share a commitment and resolve to achieve the uppermost standards of health, safety and/or environmental management. We are delighted that they are partners in helping achieve our vision that no-one should be injured or made ill through their work.”