Barbil: Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) has won Golden Bird Safety Award (Platinum) for best environmental practices and implementing workplace safety norms. Shri Ravi Kant Somani, Executive Vice President & Group Head (Occupational Health & Safety) and Shri Hercules Jena, AGM (Safety) received the award on behalf of the company at an event held in Goa recently.
The award, given by Foundation of Accelerated Mass Empowerment (FAME), India recognizes industries for implementing best occupational health & safety systems, processes and practices for workers.
EVP and JSPL’s Barbil Unit Head Shri G Suresha congratulated the team for winning the award. “Health and safety is not only a high priority area for us but also an integral part of our Business. We constantly strive to put in place the best occupational health and safety system at our work premises. This award will certainly boost our effort in this direction,” he added.
For second consecutive time in 2015, Barbil unit had won Safety Award (Gold) from Greentech Foundation of India for outstanding safety performances during 2014-15. In the same year, the unit was conferred with International Safety Award by British Safety Council, for demonstrating a strong commitment to good health and safety management during the year.