November 16, 2015
C & I Leasing plc observes Safety week with the theme, behavioral safety, a proactive approach to accident prevention
Lagos, Nigeria;November 16, 2015- “Spot the Hazard, Stop the Accident” is the slogan for the C&l Leasing pic Health and Safety Week which also has the theme ‘Behavioral Safety; A Proactive Approach to Accident Prevention.
The Health and Safety week campaign is an annual activity which holds in all C&l Leasing locations, including, Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Enugu, Warri, Calabar and Ghana.
Speaking at a ceremony to flag of the week, Mr. Babatunde Oso,The Head of Safety and Security Unit C&l Leasing pic, said, “Safety is one of our core values in C&l Leasing pic. As a corporate entity we recognize that all issues pertaining to safety can never be over emphasized, so every year we take a week out to get all staff members to participate in various safety and awareness activities as a way of reminding ourselves of the importance of staying safe at all times.”
He disclosed that the week long event will feature various activities which include a Medical test for all staff, Health and Safety talk, Emergency Management Exercises amongst others.
Also speaking at the event Mr. Peter lteke, the HSE Manger, C&l Petrotech Marine, a subsidiary of C&l Leasing informed that, the company enforces a strict safety code in all their marine operations. “All our vessel that are non-conventional have been audited and Safety management certificates have already been obtained,” he said.
C&l Leasing now owns I manages a fleet of 18 vessels. In addition, the company has just been awarded contracts for another 6 vessels expected to start work before January 2016.