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Requirements for Work Environment for Security Guards Sector

Publication date: 10 May 2023 - 20 Shawwal 1444

First: Departments of Security Guards Work Environment

Indoor Environment

Means  the work environment inside malls and the equivalent, including banks, etc.

Outdoor Environment

Means the outdoor roles and duties of a security guard who is exposed to different climatic conditions.

Remote Areas Environment

Means under-construction establishments, far from urbanization.




1- A guard shall not work more than 5 consecutive working hours without intervals for a break, meals and prayers, not less than half an hour during the total working hours. However, a replacement for such guard shall be provided at break.

2- An employer shall provide security guards with uniforms.

3-The provisions of Procedural Guidelines for Occupational Safety and Health For preventing the Effects of Exposure to Direct Sun and Heat Stress shall be complied with.

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