BYCO wins USA award for safety

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Staff Reporter

Karachi

The USA’s National Safety Council has awarded Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited their coveted “Safety Award”. Byco’s Environment Health and Safety (EHS) department employee, Atif Waheed, received the award on behalf of Byco from the USA’s esteemed National Safety Council at a ceremony held in San Diego, California. The National Safety Council’s Congress & Expo is held annually each Fall and attracts 18,000 safety and health professionals and industry suppliers from several countries. This year’s NSC Congress was held in September at the San Diego Convention Center, in San Diego, California. This is the second time in two consecutive years when Byco has been recognized by the USA’s National Safety Council with such a prestigious award. Last year, Byco’s Ammar Hussain of the company’s EHS department received a similar commendation from the NSC as well. Azfar Saeed Baig, Byco’s Vice President, AHR, said on the occasion: “Receiving the Safety Award from the USA’s National Safety Council only goes to show the emphasis and importance that Byco gives to maintaining a world class safety culture. Safety is Byco’s top priority.