Thursday, November 26, 2009

ASSAR SENARI: Healthy workforce Health Screening Program

The first batch of ASSARSENARI GROUP's workforce participated in 'Healthy Workforce Healthg Screening Program' on 4 November, 2009. 20 staff including CEO, COO, Legal Adviser, Human Resource executives etc. attended the program.
The objectives of this program are:
1.To identify the baseline health status of the workforce
2.To identify the workforce who has risk factors for NCD occurrence
3.To identify the workers who has established NCD and also CD
4.To design a future plan for monitoring schedule of the workers health status
5.To assess the needs of health promotion to maintain the healthy life status of the worker

The program use WHO STEPS questionnaire to achieve the above objectives. The program will check each of the worker on the 8 modifiable risk factors for the Non Communicable Diseases.
The 8 Modifiable risk factors are:
1. Smoking
2. Alcohol Consumption
3.Unhealthy Diet
4. Physical Inactivity
5. Obesity
6. High Blood Pressure
7. High Sugar Level
8. High lipid levels
Second batch of the participants will attend their health screening session on 7 December 2009


SHELL TIMUR SDN BHD, Kuching Installation, launched their HSSE Week 2009 from 3 to 6 November, 2009 recently. The HSSE week was officially opened by SHELL Malaysia Chairman, Dato' Saw Choo Boon. The Theme for this year HSSE Week was "Do The Right Things : Life Saving Rules". I was invited to give health talk on ' FATIGUE MANAGEMENT'. Jabatan Keselamatan Jalan Raya (JKJR) Sarawak also provided exhibition on Road Safety Awareness and Pengangkutan Mekar Tiasa (PMT), one of SHELL's haulier exhibited their activities and new vehicle for petrol transportation.