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Labotel is a solution service provider to contractors. Innovative and intelligent, and part of Al Otaiba Enterprises Chaired by Mr. Otaiba bin Saeed Al Otaiba. Labotel not only accommodates laborers by simply giving them beds to rest and sleep but the facility itself is built, and managed to support resident laborers with far beyond the average accommodation facilities. Labotel provides inclusive solutions by design. Our solution covers all the required value-added services and facilities, Clients require to support their workforce. Labotel works to free both the contractors and the laborers alike from all domestic burdens.

Addressing Health and Safety Concerns in Labor Accommodation Facilities.


The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) of the UAE is strict about the accommodation standards of labor accommodation in the country. Accordingly, the ministry has promulgated specific guidelines and regulations. The cabinet resolution 13/2009 states the general standards for collective labor housing and the amenities it must have. Further, Ministerial Decree 212/2014 is the general standards manual for group labor accommodation.

The labor accommodation in Abu Dhabi and other emirates in the country is to maintain the standards stated mandatorily. If you are looking for labor accommodation, you may read this article to have an insight into the health and safety requirements of the labor camps.


Health and Safety Directives for Labor Accommodation in UAE


Addressing the health and safety concerns in labor accommodation in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and other regions in the country, the MoHRE has issued specific instructions and guidelines. The labor accommodation that does not follow the orders will have to face disciplinary actions from the authority.


The site and construction standards for a labor accommodation are:


  • The labor accommodation in Abu Dhabi and other sites must have a license from the authority.
  • They should be located near an industrial area or locations with optimal career prospects.
  • The accommodation should be well-connected via road.
  • Stipulated sanitary, safety and environmental features should be facilitated.
  • All the rooms, cabins, kitchens, dining areas, offices, corridors, visitors lounge, and reception must have adequate ventilation, as well as, a centralized AC system.
  • Bathrooms must have functioning exhausts.
  • Temperature, humidity, and airspeed must be regulated all the time. And the relative humidity should be from 30 to 60 percent in all the air-conditioned areas.
  • A proper waste disposal system must be in place in the labor accommodation/
  • The labor accommodation in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, etc. must comply with the advanced waste disposal system that is safe for both the environment and public health.
  • The waste collection should be done in sealed waste containers.
  • At least one waste container mounted on wood, metal, or concrete should be provided. And it should be maintained clean all the time.
  • The housing units and the general areas must be cleaned regularly.
  • Effective pest control measures must be undertaken.
  • Pest infestation in the labor accommodation is not acceptable.
  • Rodents, insects, flies, etc. can pose serious health and safety threats. Therefore, a capable pest control service must be assigned for the pest control requirements. It must be ensured that the pest control services hired have the license to perform the task. Furthermore, they must maintain a proper record of pest control actions undertaken. The leading pest control services in Abu Dhabi, like Labotel, use eco-friendly pest control firms, which have expertise in the field.


These are the generic standards stipulated by the authority for addressing the health and safety concerns in labor accommodation facilities. Nevertheless, it would be ideal to visit the labor accommodation in Abu Dhabi, or the location of your choice, prior to finalizing it for your staff.


Why Labotel is the Best Labor Accommodation in Abu Dhabi?


Labotel is proud to be associated with several top companies and enterprises by providing staff accommodation facilities. We garnered acceptance and reach in a short time since the establishment. A few factors make us the best labor accommodation in Abu Dhabi. Those include:


  • Facilitated with all the amenities for a comfortable stay.

  • Proper maintenance of the accommodation and the surrounding area, preventing an unhygienic environment.

  • Implementation of proper pest control periodically.
  • Affordable labor accommodation in Abu Dhabi.

  • The medical facility is available for the inhabitants.

  • Located in a well-connected place.

  • Ample space for a pleasant life
  • Cleanliness and hygiene.


You may drop us a message or call us if you are looking for labor accommodation in Abu Dhabi, for your staff.