Drydocks World, the service provider to the marine, offshore, oil, gas and renewable energy sectors has been awarded Safety Sword of Honour from the British Safety Council.
Drydocks World was one of the 84 organisations worldwide that achieved a Sword of Honour. This accolade is given to companies that have demonstrated excellence in the management of workplace health and safety risks. During the audit the yard achieved high scores for ensuring participation of non-managerial groups, supporting employees mental health, effectively managing contractor safety, and active senior management involvement.
Capt. Rado Antolovic Phd CEO of Drydocks World and Dubai Maritime City said, “Our company provides employment to a workforce of 8,000+, and sending them home safely every day is our first priority. We are committed to prioritising safety throughout operations, to ensure our work culture promotes the safe wellbeing of employees, business partners and the community.
It is an honour to receive this prestigious award. Excellence at this level is not easy to attain, which reflects the focused efforts of our entire team. We intend to uphold the highest international industry standards, and I thank everyone in the yard for contributing to this achievement.”