Lafarge Africa- Press Release for H&ampS Training in Kano


Lafarge Africa PLC Conducts Health and Safety Awareness Training for Construction firms in Kano

Lafarge Africa Plc, Nigeria’s leading building solutions provider recently conducted two Safety Awareness training programs for over 70 employees of Brains & Hammers Limited and TEC Engineering Company (Nigeria) Limited, both in Kano.

The Health & Safety training programs are part of a broader commitment Lafarge Africa makes with its partners and customers to enable them improve the safety standards and practices on their sites.

Speaking about the sessions, Graeme Bride, Director for Health & Safety at Lafarge Africa Plc said: “Lafarge is committed to positively impacting the construction industry in Nigeria and we are always willing to share our rich and global experience in Health and Safety with our customers and partners. Our goal is ultimately to conduct our business with zero harm to people and create a healthy and safe environment for our clients and employees.”

Brains & Hammers Limited is involved in the construction sector in Kano state and is currently building over fifteen thousand units of shops and offices across a land mass of about 1,370 meters by 1063 meters. On the other hand, TEC Engineering Company (Nigeria) Limited TEC- is currently building a fly over project in Kano (5km) and culverts, roads and bridges in Adamawa (2km).

In acknowledging the impact of the training, participants from both Brains & Hammers Limited and TEC Engineering Company (Nigeria) Limited expressed appreciation for the programs and noted it to be a welcome development and an added value they’ve received from partnering with Lafarge.

The training sessions were aimed at improving the safety standards and practices in these construction companies and on their project sites.