IMAD GROUP conducts its business
under high standards of health, safety, security and environmental concerns,
and is committed to maintaining a healthy and productive workforce.
The management believes that environmental tobacco smoke is a health hazard
that affects smokers and non-smokers alike, that the act of smoking
constitutes a fire hazard, that restricting smoking in the work place
benefits both smokers and non-smokers while promoting high standards of HSSE
awareness amongst employees and contractors.
This policy aims to provide a smoke free work environment, thereby
protecting the health of employees, contractors and visitors, while dealing
with the needs and concerns of smokers.
In applying this policy, Imad Group states that smoking is strictly
prohibited in all company business premises:
In shared offices or workspaces
used by two or more people, or where single officer are integrated into
a common closed ventilation system.
In area with sensitive equipment
and computer system-such as officers warehouse etc.
In areas where inflammable
products are handled – such as tank farms, filling gentries, generator
houses, warehouse etc
In areas where chemicals are
used, such as luboil plant chemical formulation plant,
Bitumen plant, chemical and luboil warehouses, and other designated
places where occupational and health hazards might exist.
In confined area of general
access such as – dinning areas, medical facilities, waiting rooms,
toilets, lifts, staircase, waiting areas, employee lounge etc.
In company vehicles, including
those from the car pool occupied by more than one person.
In meeting and conference rooms,
reception areas and any other places to which the public normally has
All contractors and contractor
personnel on company business or within Imad premises are obliged to
comply with the regulations in this policy.
Smoking within company premises
is NOT allowed. Smoking within will attract disciplinary action.
Employees who wish to stop
smoking shall be encouraged and assisted through smoking cessation