The construction industry plays an important role in our fight
against dengue. NEA urges the construction industry to play
its part to curb dengue transmission and protect their workers and residents
around their work sites against dengue. Construction sites are of particular
concern as they can easily become the foci of dengue transmission.
takes stringent action against errant contractors at construction sites found
to be poorly maintained, favourable for mosquito
breeding and / or breeding mosquitoes.
actions including Stop Work Orders (SWO) and prosecutions in Court would be
taken against such sites. During the Stop Work Order, only corrective actions
are permitted. The contractor is also required to review the effectiveness of
sanitation and vector control programmes within the
site. The order will only be lifted when the measures have been completed to
the satisfaction of NEA.
List of Sites Issued with Stop Work
The information provided in this listing is accurate as at 23 February 2017.
The listing provided is for awareness purposes only. It is for restricted use
in the context of this document and should not be further reproduced without
permission, in writing. NEA endeavours to ensure that
the information herein is accurate at the time of publishing.