Current Nawat at Egyptian ports
  • Red Sea El-Wasm (El-Awaa) Start 16 October - Duration 13 day ، Autumn

An informative symposium on the Corona virus, organized by Damietta Port Authority

Under the auspices of Rear Admiral \ Walid Awad, Chairman of Damietta Port Authority, the Authority’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration, in cooperation with the Port Quarantine Administration, organized an informative seminar on the emerging corona virus. The seminar was attended by heads of central departments, general managers, and a large number of employees. As the Director of the Quarantine Department reviewed the symposium of the virus, methods of its spread, indications of infection and methods to be followed to prevent it, and also explained the quarantine procedures taken by the administration for vessels crews arriving from the areas of virus spread outside waiting area and the procedures to be taken in the event of emergence in case of any suspected instances. She also answered workers inquiries. For its part, Occupational Safety and Health Department of the Authority confirmed the availability of prevention and sterilizing gear which were distributed to all workers handling vessels and cargoes coming to the port.

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