AES Maritza East 1 Services Received a Safety and Health at Work Award

AES Maritza East 1 Services received the Safety and Health at Work Award given by the Center for Safety and Health at Work Foundation. The competition was organized by the foundation for the 13th time and was held with the support of the General Labor Inspectorate Executive Agency.

The caretaker deputy prime minister and minister of labor and social politics Lazar Lazarov presented the award to Yordan Panchugov, Health and Safety Inspector at AES Bulgaria. AES Maritza East 1 Services won second place in the category ‘Large companies – Group 1’.

‘At AES, we always put Safety first. Our main priority is to ensure that each person returns home to their loved ones at the end of each day’, said Mariana Gerenova, Complex Manager at AES Bulgaria.

AES Maritza East 1 Services was awarded for its projects concerning work safety and health implemented in 2022. Among these projects were the digitalization of lighting maintenance; actions for ensuring business continuity – introduction of radiological monitoring, a new initial safety induction for visitors, a plotter for making safety signs, active ear protectors, diopter safety goggles, use of unmanned aerial vehicles for inspections of facilities and buildings, improving air quality in offices.

About AES Bulgaria

AES is the largest investor in the energy sector in Bulgaria. The company owns and operates the newest and most advanced thermal power plant in Southeastern Europe–AES’ TPP in Galabovo, and is the major owner and operator of the largest wind farm in the country, “Saint Nikola,” near the town of Kavarna.
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About AES

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