UP awarded Malaysian safety and health prize

Print22, December, 2011   -

Only two months after being awarded the Malaysian prize for best CSR practice in Malaysia, United Plantations was presented with the National Excellent Occupational Safety and Health Award 2011 (Agricultural Category).

The Malaysian Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Human Resources, Senator Datuk Maznah Mazian, presented the prize. The winner is selected by the Malaysian Working Environment Authority based on, among others, the following criteria: implementation of safety and health measures, employee participation, safety control, safe handling of chemicals and continuous improvement of safety and health standards.

“We are very happy and proud of this important award, which stresses the importance of our efforts during the past decades to constantly improve our employees’ safety and health”, says Executive Director of United Plantations Dató Carl Bek-Nielsen.

For further information Please contact Dató Carl Bek-Nielsen Executive Director,
United Plantations Telephone: +6056411411 E-mail:

or Mr Kim Bach (Advisor to United Plantations) Telephone: +45 21 65 64 65

Representatives of United Plantations receiving the Malaysian Safety & Health Award.


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