Following the recent challenges as regards Covid 19, Fire outbreaks and flood disasters, etc, the Executive Governor of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodimma who was represented by his Special Adviser on Public Safety, Hon. Prince Ugochukwu Nzekwe welcomed OSHAssociation Nigeria Executives in the State recently.
He further appreciated the Association for their willingness in working closely with the public safety office by creating awareness and improving safety compliance in the Society even up to every nook and cranny of Imo State. Hence, the Special Adviser on behalf of the Governor announced that they have accepted collaboration with OSHAssociation UK, Nigeria region to improve and ensure strict Safety Compliance in the state.
In his words, ” We are glad and happy to announce that we can work together as a team to ensure that Zero fatalities and incidents is achieved in every sector of the economy in Imo State, thank you”.
This news came up after they had seen the track record of the Association in the area of reducing incidents to Zero through proactive awareness, training and relevant capacity building workshops that builds employees’ safety consciousness at workplaces.
The Vice President of Imo State Chapter of the Association Dr. Austin Madu, supported by the Regional Administrator, Engr. Emmanuel Uwalaka and other state Excos extended appreciation to the Special Adviser to the Governor and vowed not to fail in their official assignment in the state.
OSHAssociation, an international safety professional body, with strong local presence in Nigeria is much determined to impact industries and communities positively, the Vice president of the Association in Imo State made this known to the Imo State Government during his presentation. He fully gave the assurance that the presence of the Association will command positive impact in the state.
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