10 Feb 2021
Kuala Tanjung (4/2) - PT Indonesia Asahan Aluminium (Persero) or INALUM provided 50 buoys to fishermen around the Company on Thursday (4/2). This assistance is given in the framework of the National Occupational Health and Safety (K3) month which falls on January 12 - February 12, 2021.
"This assistance is one part of the K3 Month social action carried out by INALUM. Hopefully this assistance can minimize the risk of fishing accidents while working at sea," said Ali Hasian as INALUM's Community Empowerment Manager in his speech.
Furthermore, the Head of the Indonesian Fishermen Association (HNSI), Batu Bara Regency Branch, H. Syafri Habni, expressed his appreciation to INALUM for the buoy assistance provided. "This buoy assistance is very useful for fishermen who will go to sea so they can feel more secure and can minimize the risk of accidents while at sea, thanks to INALUM for the assistance provided," said H. Syafri in his speech.
On the same occasion, dr. Hasbi as a doctor from INALUM also gave a little lecture on K3, in the lecture he emphasized the importance of maintaining Occupational Health and Safety (K3) at work, especially for fishermen who often go to sea. "In the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, let us always have 3M culture (wearing masks, washing hands, maintaining distance) and maintaining health, this way of maintaining health can of course be done by maintaining a diet, adequate rest and conducting regular health checks," explained dr. Hasbi.
The series of events for the handover of assistance was then closed with a socialization of marine safety from the Industrial Security Manager of INALUM, Zainuddin Iqbal and a symbolic handover of a float to fishermen representatives who were present and a group photo.
Apart from the social actions that were carried out, INALUM also organized other activities to commemorate the month of K3. "In addition to social action, the series of K3 month commemoration is filled with K3 socialization, K3 seminar, K3 article writing competition, fire fighting competition which is participated by all internal INALUM departments, and the peak is the National K3 month commemoration ceremony attended by all employees. INALUM virtually or physically, "said Deputy Corporate Secretary of INALUM Mahyaruddin AR in a written statement.