Olam Agri recognised as the best company in health, safety, and environmental (HSE) management by Corporate Awards
Olam Agri is proud to announce that it has been recognised as the best HSE company of the year 2023 in Cameroon by the Corporate Awards, a Pan-African human resource management programme. The award ceremony was held on December 1, 2023, in Douala. This recognition reflects Olam Agri's exceptional performance in health, safety, and environmental management.
The Corporate Awards is a prestigious platform that celebrates companies that promote change, innovation, role models, and excellence in their respective fields. Olam Agri was selected as the winner of the HSE category after a rigorous internal research and audit procedure conducted by the Corporate Awards team.
The HSE award honours companies that demonstrate excellence in implementing rules and legislations that address ergonomics and other aspects of workplace safety through effective occupational and environmental management practices. Olam Agri has shown its unwavering commitment to ensuring the health and well-being of its employees, contractors, customers, and communities, as well as protecting the natural resources and biodiversity of its operations.
This award is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team, who have been implementing best practices in HSE across our value chain. We are honoured to be recognised by the Corporate Awards, a reputable and respected platform in Africa. We will continue to uphold our high standards of HSE and strive to make a positive impact on the people and the planet.
Rishiraj Singh Shekhawat,
Vice President and Business Head for Olam Agri’s Rice business in Cameroon
Olam Agri is committed to creating a safe, healthy, and inclusive environment where people can work and thrive. Our focus is to build a stronger safety culture not only for our employees but also for everyone in our supply chain. These awards are more than mere milestones; they serve as invaluable benchmarks, guiding us to measure our success and pinpoint areas for further enhancement. As we continue to strive for a safer and more sustainable environment, we hope others will join us.
Olam Agri HSE Manager in Cameroon
Recognising companies that prioritise the well-being of their employees and the environment they operate in is crucial for the sustainability of our planet. Imagine a company that excels in its industry while also prioritising the health, safety, and environment of its employees. Let us all continue to strive for a safer planet.