In order to promote safety and health within the Port areas it requires high discipline of all Port users. The following are the guidelines that shall be followed by obedience for safety purposes:
SAFETY GEARS All employees who will be working during the operations of handling vehicle and other cargoes must be well informed or trained and know how to work in the port areas, so that he/she can be able to prevent/protect himself against incidents/accidents.
Use appropriate and Safe Gears like Reflectors Vests, safety Boots/shoes, Helmets and overall while working at the Port areas, therefore employee must wear personal protective equipment (PPE) all the time when they are in the port areas. Failure to do so will be against Tanzania Ports Authority Safety regulations, and will not be allowed to work in Port.
DRIVING Obey the TPA Safety and health policy, regulation in order to improve your safety and health.
Don’t exceed 20km per hour while driving within the Port area, the Port is an Industrial and heavy machine are always on duty, so over speeding can cause accident.
PARKING You are not allowed to park on the rail ways and in so doing the risk is at yourself and property.
Don’t block any road within the Port area in order to allow Emergency Fire Engine to go through while attending Emergency calls.