dockworkers to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) during operations to
Mallam Nasir Anas Mohammed gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency
of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Wednesday.
NPA’s commitment to ensuring the safety of workers in the port, warned that the
agency would not hesitate to sanction any terminal operator whose workers
failed to adhere to the safety regulations.
for that reason, safety is always the top priority in any port of the world and
in Lagos Port Complex, we have given it the topmost priority.
must kit all their workers with adequate PPE – that is, Personal Protective
kitted, that terminal usually gets sanctioned.
on that and they have also seen the need for that, they usually comply.
kitted, including identification because even wearing of ID card is a
gears, different sorts of gear meant to enhance safety operations in the
terminals, is a mandatory requirement.”
ensured a near-zero accident record at the docks.
terminals closely to ensure workers’ compliance with safety guidelines.