Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers, a five star hospitality establishment managed by Starwood Hotels and Resorts, has received an award from Dubai Civil Defence for its excellent performance in a fire evacuation drill held in conjunction with Dubai Civil Defence.
The hotel received a certificate of appreciation from the UAE Ministry of Interior General Directorate of Civil Defence Dubai, which was accepted on behalf of the hotel by Shriram Pandit, Director of Engineering at Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers.
Dubai Civil Defence awarded Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers with the certificate based on a comprehensive evaluation process. The award is very select, and is given to only a very few organisations for outstanding performance and preparation in health and safety matters.
On the occasion, Heinz F. Grub, the General Manager at Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers and the Area Manager of Dubai, said, “The Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers is a very popular destination for UAE residents and tourists alike. We are extremely committed to the safety of our employees and guests, and spare no effort in ensuring they are not at risk in the case of any incident. We enjoy a global reputation for our extraordinary hospitality, and our adherence to stringent health and safety guidelines. It is a very proud moment to be recognized by the Dubai Civil Defence for our commitment to safety.”
Overlooking the famous Dubai Creek, the Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers in Deira is just a short walk from the city’s main commercial and shopping districts. The hotel has a very strong training and evaluation system for all its associates and managers, and follows rigorous Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) regulations.