HSSE Forum-Oman a Success

The HSSE Forum-Oman, held March 9-10, 2013, was endorsed by ASSE, IOSH, British Safety Council and several regional organizations including media agencies. Held at the Grand Hyatt, Muscat, Oman, about 80 participants from the Gulf region attended the event, which featured presentations by local, regional and international experts. Topics included success stories of companies, leadership issues, contract management issues, behavior-based safety programs, disaster management and process safety management issues.

During the first day of the forum, proceedings were chaired by IOSH Chair Peter McNair; the second day, proceedings were held by ASSE members Jitu Patel, Hussam Al-Khaldi and Ashok Garlapati. Patel and Ashok networked with the participants, discussed ASSE resources and distributed membership applications.