More Tips and Suggestions for Industry Safe

Everyone knows that order and hygiene of spaces for work and the correct use of machinery and tools have to be the first things to consider when talking about industry safe in the construction sector. However, there are other important aspects to consider in order to maintain the standards of industrial safety; those aspects are methods that work to achieve and maintain lives of workers.

More Tips and Suggestions for Industry Safe
Health and safety

It is important to distinguish that every work and activity in the construction sector has its risks, however, for Construcciones Yamaro all these risks can be handled and avoided in a right way in order to abstain from any health risk. Different aspects about this topic and activities in the construction sector may lead to the most common primary risks, to which workers are exposed, and even supervisors may be victims of those risks if the necessary measures are not taken. For Construcciones Yamaro, this is a priority and that is why, before starting work, the company insists that workers consider these three main aspects:Thinking about how the activity can be performed comfortably and safely.

  • Being alert to the conditions and, if these are unsafe, it is better to notify before the activity.
  • Paying close attention to the work being performed. In this regard, it should follow the instructions fully, not improvise and avoid jokes at the time of carrying out the activities.

After considering these important tips and advices, Construcciones Yamaro enforces the ten most important industrial standards for security at work:

  • Safety and fire protection: in places, processes and operations that involve a fire.
  • Protection systems and safety devices in machinery, equipment and accessories in places where mechanical energy is transmitted.
  • Safety conditions for storage, transport and handling of flammable and combustible substances: in those places where such substances are handled.
  • Health and safety for storage, transportation and handling of corrosive, irritant and toxic substances in areas where such substances are handled.

    More Tips and Suggestions for Industry Safe
    Promote prevention at the workplace

  • Safety hygiene in workplaces where chemicals are produced, stored or handled. Those chemicals are capable of generating pollution in the work environment: these substances are defined according to their properties, concentration levels, lead time and length of exposure to pollute the work environment and affect workers’ health.
  • Safe and healthy workplaces where sources of ionizing radiation are produced, used, handled, stored or transported generating: making sure that the employee does not exceed the limit of exposure to this type of radiation.
  • Personal protection for workers in the workplace: use personal protective equipment in each of the areas and keep it in good condition is essential to preserve the lives and welfare of workers.
  • Safety conditions where static electricity involves a risk: in places that use materials, substances and equipment capable of storing static electrical charges.
  • Warning signs and safety and hygiene: it is better to correct or give warnings of dangerous or unsafe conditions in order to prevent many future accidents.
  • Drugs, curing materials and first aid personnel: any physical damage requires proper care. Once rendered first aid, it is recommended that the worker attends medical service.

What to Consider in Each Construction Environment

The protection sense. It is important to distinguish that every work and activity in the construction sector has its risks, however, for Construcciones Yamaro all these risks can be handle and avoided in a right way in order to abstain from any health risk.

Different aspects regarding industry safe and activities in the construction sector may lead to the most common primary risks, to which workers are exposed, and even supervisors may be victims of those risks if the necessary measures are not taken. Construcciones Yamaro can be sure that many things can be achieved in the prevention of accidents if strict safety regulations during a construction work are considered.

What to Consider in Each Construction Environment
Safety sense

Measures to be taken. Construcciones Yamaro carries out different activities in the construction sector in Venezuela. Because of its great experience in the field, the company has adapted industrial safety measures to protect and ensure the welfare of its workers in each one of the rooms, spaces and areas of any construction work.

Before reviewing the measures to be taken in each workplace, it is very important to remember the significance of taking care of the general preventive security measures. Even though these seem simple and obvious, we must insist on their compliance.

All those details, measures and considerations are taken into account in the different work environments; some of them can be:

For Cold Environments

What to Consider in Each Construction Environment
Safety campaigns

Cold environments, whether internal or external, may increase the risk of work disability and disease of the worker. Construcciones Yamaro recommends:

  • To use proper cold and activity protective clothing. It is also important to consider special clothing in case of rain.
  • To provide shelter areas and heat supplies for the worker.
  • To increase metabolism.
  • To avoid prolonged exposure in these environments.
  • To provide supplies of hot drinks.
  • To adapt labor practices.

For cases of Hot Environments

Contrary to the previous environment, Construcciones Yamaro suggests:

  • Using breathable clothing.
  • Considering having covered areas (shaded).
  • Reducing metabolism.
  • Avoiding prolonged exposure in these environments.
  • Providing water supplies.

For cases of Demolition and earthworks

What to Consider in Each Construction Environment
Measures to be taken

Demolition is one of the most dangerous construction activities. In addition to the physical, chemical and biological hazards, these works can cause hygiene hazards that not only compromise the worker’s life, but also can damage the surrounding communities. For these cases, Construcciones Yamaro recommends:

  • To insist on full and proper use of personal protective equipment.
  • To minimize uneven terrain.
  • To avoid charges after being subjected to vibrations.

Finally, it is important to consider the more than 40 years of experience of Construcciones Yamaro. Through these years, the company has been raising important major works for the country and the company got ahead, being an example of management and entrepreneurship. This company also has great interest and compromise with its workers, employees and the Venezuelan society. Terms related to safety and environment are some of the most important aspects considered in every work Construcciones Yamaro does since its beginning.

Armando Iachini: Sambil, a Construction Company Committed with the Communities 

Social responsibility is not something new in the business world, but in recent years it is acquiring a new dimension due to the interests involved, demanding a careful management as in any area of strategic value. It is believed that social responsibility is something interesting and important, but is not part of the commitment of a company, which is: providing quality products and services at a good price and get an economic benefit from it.

Sambil promotes events that allow exchange between the members of each one of the communities that make up the regions where the company operates. Be informed about all the activities for the good of the communities down below:

  • Sambil Solidario. Sambil Venezuela extends its hands to those communities affected by natural events, enabling its infrastructures and spaces as collection centers.

    Armando Iachini: Sambil, a Construction Company Committed with the Communities 
    Sambil Mall

  • ¿Quieres ser mi Estrella de Navidad? It is a charitable activity in a context of the participation of tenants, suppliers, staff and visitors of Sambil, which aims to raise funds to cover the treatment of children with cancer through the presentation and sale of Christmas cards.
  • Campaigns of Environmental Conservation.  Aware of its commitment to the environment, Sambil develops campaigns of energy saving, recycling and special tree planting days involving the community.
  • Donate your Book. In September, when children return to classes, anyone, editorial, company or institution can donate books in good condition that will be given to public libraries in each region where Sambil operates.

Sambil Venezuela through their marketing departments in each of the shopping centers, services and entertainment, opens spaces to culture, framed in different activities that project Venezuelan and foreign artists, eager to showcase their work. These programs are:

An orchestra in my school

It is program for public schools in the surrounding areas of the Sambil shopping centers nationwide. It seeks to integrate the entire community and to consolidate an artistic and musical training of students.

Educational institutions involved in this project are:

  • U.E “Nuestra Señora del Sagrado Corazón”. Maracibo, Zulia State.
  • “Primary School Güere”. Valencia, Carabobo State.
  • Unidad Educativa Municipal “Romulo Gallegos”. San Cristobal, Tachira State.
  • Unidad Educativa “Libertador”. Chacao, Capital District.
  • Unidad Educativa “Petra Suarez de Piñerua” Margarita, Nueva Esparta State.
  • Unidad Educativa “Gladys Briseño Mendez”. Barquisimet, Lara State.
  • Venezuelan Association of Orchids

For more than 5 consecutive years it has been held the exhibition of orchids working together with the Venezuelan Orchid Society at the facilities of Centro Sambil Caracas. This exhibition brings together over 5,000 people daily.

Open Salsa Casino

Armando Iachini: Sambil, a Construction Company Committed with the Communities 
Salsa Casino supported by Sambil

Sambil Venezuela, in partnership with distinguished academies of Salsa Casino organizes competitions and workshops of Salsa Casino in the facilities of the Centro Sambil every year.

Sports

Armando Iachini: Sambil, a Construction Company Committed with the Communities 
Chess Championships

In order to extend the recreational sports activities, Sambil Venezuela offers the community an opportunity to participate in various events:

Chess Championships. The Sambil Shopping Centers organize free Chess Championships supported by the Venezuelan Chess Federation, designed for visitors who wish to participate in these special events.

Supporting Sports Events. The alliance with various sport federations have become the spaces of Sambil Venezuela into places where many championship and competitions are held in different disciplines.