Project Update

Aldar Infra Phase 2
Project Site: Raha Beach ,Abudhabi

Aldar Properties plans to build Al Raha Gardens, a 665,000 sq. m. mixed used development located in Al Raha Beach Development, Abu Dhabi.


health and safety policy

AAl Furat Star Building Materials LLC aims to achieve highest standards in safety and health for all employees, contractors and members of the public and also work relentlessly to eliminate injury and ill health resulting from our activities.

At Al Furat Star Building Materials LLC , safety and health are everyone’s responsibilities of prime importance. The management of each business is responsible for ensuring that appropriate arrangements are made for the fulfillment of this policy and for monitoring its implementation and effectiveness.

To achieve these aims we will:
  • Ensure the visible commitment of all supervisors, carrying out regular safety audits
  • Adopt a behavioral approach to the management of safety and health
  • Seek to eliminate at-risk behavior and dangerous occurrences
  • Achieve and maintain conditions of work, which are healthy and safe
  • Provide adequate welfare facilities for our employees
  • Carry out regular health screening of employees
  • Provide effective instruction, training and supervision
  • Ensure that persons employed are both physically and mentally fit and competent for their duties
  • Ensure that all employees are fully aware of their responsibilities regarding safety, health and welfare
  • Identify hazards and assess risks and eliminate where practicable
  • Involve employees at all levels by establishing local SHE committees
  • Provide and maintain safe plant and equipment
  • Continuously review and revise company policy and guidance notes
  • Provide adequate numbers of competent persons to advise on all aspects of safety, health and welfare
  • Allocate adequate resources to fulfil this policy
  • Set and monitor progress against performance improvement targets
Current targets
Ensure that the 2009 Lost Time Injury Frequency Rate does not exceed 0.37

Occupational Health
Eliminate any new cases, or progression of existing cases of :
   - Noise induced hearing loss - Hand-arm vibration syndrome
   - Dermatitis - Occupational lung disease
Ensure that appropriate Personal Protective Equipment is used if risks are not adequately controlled by other means.