Pockets Four K3 Awards, Abipraya Proves His Seriousness in Prioritizing Occupational Health & Safety

22 June 2022

Jakarta, 22 June 2022 - The Ministry of Manpower of the Republic of Indonesia (RI) awarded the 2022 Occupational Safety and Health (K3) award to Business Entities or Companies in the DKI Jakarta Province at the Regional Job Training Center (PPKD) East Jakarta (21/6) . This award is a high appreciation for companies that have implemented K3 in their environment, one of which is PT Brantas Abipraya (Persero) which has won awards from the zero accident category as well as the prevention and control of COVID-19 (P2 COVID-19). This award was immediately handed over by the Head of the Manpower, Transmigration and Energy Office of DKI Jakarta Province, Drs. Andri Yansyah, M.H at the Closing of the Month of K3 2022 DKI Jakarta Province.

“Brantas Abipraya always ensures K3 in its work environment, both the Head Office and projects spread across the country. Especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, the environment around Brantas Abipraya must strictly adhere to the COVID-19 health protocol, this is done so that the productivity and performance of the Company is maintained," said Wahyu Herry Sasongko, Senior Manager of QHSE Brantas Abipraya.

Wahyu Herry said that the four best State-Owned Enterprises (BUMN) awards in the development of water infrastructure include the Brantas Abipraya Head Office for the Zero Accident category and for the P2 COVID-19 category the Platinum award; West Cakung Flats Project, Gold award; and the Maritime Museum Sodetan Project, Gold award.

The existence of the Indonesian K3 Cultured program as the main foundation for achieving world-class OSH performance which has been launched since 2015 has become a benchmark for the maturity level of the Company's OHS Culture (Safety Culture Maturity Level) and the results can be seen in the series of OSH awards it has won. In addition to the four awards above, this year, in February 2022, Brantas Abipraya won the WSO Indonesia Safety Culture Award 2022 (WISCA) from the World Safety Organization Indonesia for the category of Implementing a World-class Occupational Safety and Health and Environment (K3L) Culture with level four achievements. (Gold).

As additional information, in implementing SMK3L, Brantas Abipraya has practiced Behavior Based Safety (BBS) both in the office and project environments during the pandemic. BBS is an effort to prevent Work Accidents and Occupational Diseases that focus on Risk Behavior / dangerous behavior that causes disruption of the production process, one of which is the spread of the chain of disease transmission during COVID-19.
“As a construction BUMN that acts as a development agent, in each of its projects, Brantas Abipraya always prioritizes the production process, product quality and SMK3L in the workplace, especially in the project environment, to prevent work accidents and occupational diseases. So that (companies can) create a safe, comfortable and efficient workplace to encourage productivity. Hopefully with this K3 award, it can increase the motivation of Abipraya Personnel to be able to implement K3 better," concluded Wahyu Herry.