Dawlance bags Occupational Health and Safety Management Certification OHSAS 14001:2015

 


Pakistan’s leading home appliance brand was awarded by SGS – world’s leading inspection,

testing and certification Company


Karachi. September 5, 2018: Dawlance – Pakistan’s no.1 home appliances brand, bagged the prestigious OHSAS 14001:2015 certification for occupational health and safety, which was presented to the organization by SGS – a multinational company headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland which is known for providing inspection, verification, testing and certification services, and has also featured on Forbes Global 2000 thrice; in 2015, 2016 and 2017 respectively.

Dawlance CEO Mr. Salih Arslantas was certified with the Environmental Management System 14001:2015 Award from the Managing Director of SGS Pakistan – Mr. Abdul Razzak Lakhani, during a ceremony held at Dawlance head office.

OHSAS 14001:2015 is an internationally applied British standard for occupational health and safety management systems, which aims to assist organizations put in place demonstrably sound occupational health and safety performance, thus being a widely recognized certification globally.

Speaking at the awards announcement, Dawlance Head of Human Resource, Muhammad Ahmad Khan said, “As an organization and being Pakistan’s one of the most loved home appliance brand, we are very conscious of developing our business in a safe and sustainable manner.”

“This award is a reflection of our commitment to excellence in everything we do and are directly aligned to our values of creating a difference and caring. This has been mainly possible due to the hard work and dedication of all of our people who make both health, safety and sustainability key priorities, while the international recognition is a great achievement and is another step forward, this time upgrading on the European standards,” he added while being thankful to SCG to have received the accreditation.

Celebrations took place across the Dawlance team, while sweets were distributed to the staff on behalf of the higher management along with a ‘thank you’ note which was to value the hard work and all-out efforts put in from various departments including Production Technologies, H&S, Engineering, Supply Chain, Admin & IR, Purchase, Quality Assurance Unit (QAU) and other leading departments.

 

 

About Dawlance:

Dawlance, a leading home appliances brand of Pakistan, was established in 1980 with the vision of making Dawlance a Global brand by practicing reliability and to make Pakistan Proud; Dawlance serves its consumers in 3 functions involving Food Care, Fabric Care and Home Care with its wide range of appliances including refrigerators, freezers, micro-wave ovens, water dispensers,  small kitchen appliances , hoods &hobs, washing machines, dishwashers and air conditioners.

Dawlance has large manufacturing capabilities owing to its 3 factories , it has the largest service centre and dealer network in Pakistan; Dawlance’s vast service network in Pakistan displays its ability to reach consumers in every corner of the country and is one of the prime reasons for the brand’s success.

Dawlance promises reliability in every way for its consumers and stakeholders alike; Reliability is the key characteristic of Dawlance and is exercised within all functions of the company; it is in fact embedded in the organization’s culture.  Aside from its reliability, Dawlance’s major strengths are differentiation and relevance- it makes products that are relevant to the needs of the Pakistani households but with an element of differentiation; Dawlance takes pride in introducing innovative products for the Pakistani market to enhance the lifestyle of its consumers and deliver a superior product experience.