Al Habtoor Leighton Group (HLG) has continued its focus on safety with many projects hitting key safety milestones at the end of 2010
HLG Group Manager QHSE & Training Tom McGuire, said the Group had a constant focus on improving safety and that it continually aimed to improve safety statistics.
“The Group worked an incredible 186 million man-hours across the business in 2010, and a number of our projects have achieved significant safety milestones, which is a fantastic result,” he said.
“HLG has worked hard to reduce the lost time due to injury (LTI) hours across the Group and we are pleased to report a number of achievements on key projects.”
Key safety milestones were reached on the following sites:
Zayed University, Abu Dhabi reaching 20 million man-hours LTI-free
Al Shaqab, Qatar reaching 15 million man-hours LTI-free
Doha City Centre Phase 3, Qatar reaching 8.6 million man-hours LTI-free
TDIC Construction Village, Abu Dhabi was completed at 6.5 million man-hours and 1,000 days LTI-free
Al Bustan Complex, Abu Dhabi reaching 5 million man-hours LTI-free
Dubai Pearl, Dubai reaching 2.7 million man-hours LTI-free
Iris Bay, Dubai reaching 2.4 million man-hours and one full year LTI-free
“HLG has a strong emphasis on practicing and promoting safety initiatives across all project sites and we aim to continue to build on these programmes throughout the coming year,” Mr McGuire said.