May 4th, 2015
In a demonstration of its commitment to its employees, Empower, the world’s largest district cooling services provider, held a Wellness Day at its headquarters for all employees. Organised in collaboration with Neuron, the event was attended by Al Jaber Optical, Dubai Bone and Joint Centre, and NMC Healthcare.
H.E Ahmad Bin Shafar, Chief Executive Officer, Empower, said: “We are committed to providing a healthy environment for our colleagues to work in, which includes taking care of their wellbeing. This enables us to create a health-empowered workforce, in line with the vision of the UAE Government’s vision for a more sustainable future. Healthy employees are happy employees, meaning increased productivity and a more positive working environment.”
Throughout the event, employees were invited to participate in a variety of health activities, including chiropractic consultations, eye check-ups and optometrist consultations, bone density scans, and general health check-ups including blood pressure, BMI, random blood sugar, cholesterol, and general practitioner consultation.
“As a CSR-labelled organisation, this event is part of our similar activities, through which we give to the society we live. Empower is always keen to keep itself with Dubai’s vision on wellness and happiness of its residents” continued bin Shafar .Competitions saw several employees walk away with healthy gifts, including gift vouchers, glasses from Al Jaber Opticals, and more.
Empower currently operates over 1 Million RT portfolio and it provides environmentally responsible district cooling services to large-scale real estate developments such as Jumeirah Group, Business Bay, Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai International Financial Centre, Palm Jumeirah, Jumeirah Lake Towers, Ibn Battuta Shopping Mall, Discovery Gardens, Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai World trade Centre Residences, Dubai Design District, among others.