The construction industry is one of the most hazardous. We remember about it at all times. Universum is focused on eliminating any risks starting at the design level and keeping this main goal through all project stages.
Injury free environments
Safety procedures and policies are the priority for Universum. We provide training for all our team members and keep injury free environments not only on our sites or workspace but also around it. As all people involved in our projects and connected with it are the one we care for.
At Universum, we are fully committed to a process of demonstrable, continuous improvement in pursuit of health and safety ideal. This complements Universum’s basic values which include Partnership, Reliability, and Caring.
Safety is our main goal to take all reasonable and available measures, to conduct our business activities to ensure the health, safety as well as the welfare of all our employees and other persons who may be affected by our business activities. This commitment includes the Sub Contractors we employ, Clients, third parties that we work with (designers and consultants), visitors to our projects and members of the public.
UNIVERSUM is committed to the following:
- Introduce such training, induction, information, and supervision as is needed to enable the safe performance of work activities.
- Provide a safe work environment and systems of work through design, construction, operation, and maintenance of all plant, equipment, and facilities.
- Provide appropriate facilities and arrangements for engagement with the workforce on our projects and in our workplaces.
- Assign competent persons to assist in meeting statutory duties where appropriate. This may include the appointment of specialists from outside the company.
- Provide appropriate welfare facilities for all employees.
- Identify and describe hazards, assess risks and eliminate or reduce risk to an acceptable level.
- Promote and encourage mutual respect for people involved in our projects and also in the communities in which we work.
- Allow the sharing of knowledge and lessons learned, both internally and externally.
At Universum, we care about people. Every employee has an obligation to take reasonable care for their safety and for the safety of other people who may be affected by their acts or commissions. That's why we implement co-operation of employees at all levels.