Calgro M3’s HIV/AIDS policy includes a confidentiality requirement regarding an employee’s status. Employees are encouraged to seek medical treatment, counselling, ongoing testing and assistance from support groups. The group also has in place a comprehensive programme aimed at educating staff on the risks to HIV/AIDS and assisting in reducing the incidence.
The group is committed to a safe and healthy working environment and ensures compliance with the South African Occupational Health and Safety Act throughout its operations. The full Health & Safety Policy can be downloaded here.
Calgro M3 was one of the pioneers in the new wave of constructing ‘Green Homes’ which implements renewable energy and eco-friendly measures including:
- Solar powered geysers
- LED lighting
- Gas appliances
- Fully insulated ceilings and floors
- Aerated shower heads
- Recycling solutions
- Indigenous landscaping