Amana was among a handful of companies to a receive distinction level award by the British Safety Council at its annual International Safety Awards ceremony which took place over the weekend. Richard Abboud (Regional General Manager) and Ziad Abbout (Sr. HSE Manager) were both present to receive the honor.

Richard Abboud (Regional General Manager), right, receiving the distinction level 2017 International Safety Award on behalf of Amana.

Richard Abboud (Regional General Manager), right, receiving the distinction level 2017 International Safety Award on behalf of Amana.

Our impeccable safety record is only possible thanks to the support and dedication of our entire team. Congratulations Amana and we look forward to next year’s win!

About the International Safety Award

The International Safety Awards is an annual scheme designed to recognize and reward good health and safety management by organizations of all sizes and sectors around the world during the previous calendar year.

Organizations answer a series of online questions about their management of occupational health and safety risks at a specific site or business unit which are marked by independent adjudicators. If the application meets the required standard, a pass, merit or – for really exceptional submissions – a distinction is awarded.

The list of 2017 International Safety Award winners is at

About British Safety Council

For more than half a century we have been a trusted guide to excellent health, safety, and environmental management. We have educated millions of workers and made hundreds of thousands of workplaces safer for everyone. We do this by sharing information, supporting, advising, educating and campaigning. We are a not-for-profit.

We have set out the five steps and the supporting actions we believe are essential to ensure healthy and safe work activities in our manifesto, Working Well – see:

About Amana Contracting & Steel Buildings

Amana Contracting and Steel Buildings is a leading regional turnkey contractor. With twelve operational offices in the Middle East, Amana provides to its clients that unique combination of local knowledge coupled with regional reach. Amana is the regional leader in its ability to deliver turnkey solutions for extremely time sensitive industrial and commercial projects on time, within budget and with the quality requirements. To learn more about Amana, visit:

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