Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre Implements COVID-10 Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) Practices

Press Room > 2020

MITEC subscribes to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal 3 promoting health and wellbeing which is extended now to the safety of it visitors through the standard operating procedures undertaken by the venue during this COVID-19 pandemic.

“It is embedded in our Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) protocols to safeguard everyone at our premise and to eliminate and minimise any environmental or significant hazards and risks,” said Gunther Beissel, chief executive officer.

The venue’s comprehensive venue’s strict standard operating procedures include: staff training;  public awareness and through multi-media displays; social distancing at public areas and event venues; QR code for e-health screening and declaration form; temperature checks; hand sanitisers; ISO 22000 advanced food safety measures; routine surface cleaning; reduced touch points; air quality control; and daily monitoring systems.

At the same time, the venue also offers face masks, gloves and other hygiene protective gear for purchase at its medical clinic.

MITEC is the only trade fair venue in Malaysia with its own in-house medical clinic including an isolation room if needed, providing the community with peace of mind and support whilst at its venue. The facility also has an ambulance stationed at the South entrance during business hours and extended hours during events.