5.3.3 Health & Safety

Health and Safety

We place health and safety as a top priority in our operations as we strive to safeguard all our employees, contractors, customers, suppliers, local communities, and other stakeholders. Steered by a robust Quality, Safety, Health and Environment (QSHE) management system, we strive to achieve zero fatality through continuous management, monitoring and improvement of the Group’s health and safety performance.

Safety and Health
Management System

Gamuda Berhad and Gamuda Engineering are certified by the Integrated Management System (IMS) which covers safety and health related standards, OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health and Safety, and MS 1722:2011 Occupational Safety and Health Management Systems. We are also currently transitioning to ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management System.

Hazard Identification, Risk
Assessment and Determining Control

As part of our safety and health management system requirements, all activities must undergo the Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment and Determining Control (HIRADC) process before the commencement of any project.

5.3.3 Health & Safety

Safety and Health Performance

With zero fatality as the ultimate goal, we strive to reduce the number of accidents throughout our operations through monitoring and constant process improvement.

In FY2018, we recorded improvement in safety performance at our PDP project site for KVMRT Line 2 (Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit Sungai Buloh-Serdang-Putrajaya Line), and hit a milestone of 11 million man-hours without lost time injury (LTI).

Our underground team for KVMRT Line 2 Line has recorded 2.6 million man-hours without LTI, since commencement of the project while Gamuda Building Unit recorded 7.9 million man-hours without LTI to-date at their project sites.

In FY2018, our manufacturing factory, Gamuda IBS recorded 1.6 million man-hours without LTI while Gamuda Land recorded 1.1 million man-hours without LTI across project sites.