Medical camp and safety awareness programme

May 07, 2014 - 4:28:31 am

DOHA: The Occupational Health Department of the Supreme Council of health (SCH) is orgnanising a medical camp and safety awareness programme for workers on Friday at the Medical Commission premises in Abu Hamour from 8am to 5pm.

The event is organised in collaboration with FOCUS Qatar a non-profit youth organisation, as part of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work.

This year’s theme for the day is “chemical risks”. There will be awareness classes in different languages related to the theme. Presentations about traffic safety, first aid and fire and safety will also be held.

Senior officials from the SCH, ambassadors of different Asian countries, representatives of the Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Qatar Petroleum and various charity organizations will also attend in the programme. More than 100 doctors, nurses and paramedical staff from HMC and other clinics, 200 volunteers from Qatar Indian Islahi Centre and FOCUS Qatar will work for the success of the Camp.