Oman upholds workplace safety for people with disabilities

  • Date: 02-Apr-2024
  • Source: The Arabian Stories News
  • Sector:Healthcare
  • Country:Oman
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Oman upholds workplace safety for people with disabilities

The Ministry of Labour is emphasizing the implementation of Article 30 of the Occupational Safety and Health Regulations, which focuses on safeguarding individuals with disabilities in the workplace.

The post Oman upholds workplace safety for people with disabilities appeared first on The Arabian Stories News.Muscat – According to the regulations, employers are mandated to take various adequate measures to ensure that the work environment, tools, equipment, and methods used by disabled workers are in harmony with their specific needs and the nature of their disabilities. This includes measures to prevent or minimize fatigue and risks that disabled workers may encounter during their work activities.Key aspects of preparing working conditions for individuals with disabilities include:

Identifying entry and exit points, emergency exits, safe assembly points, and evacuation procedures to ensure swift and safe evacuation in case of emergencies.

Ensuring easy access to transportation and facility amenities, allowing workers with disabilities to move to and from work without hindrance.

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