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Observance of National Safety Week at Balmer Lawrie 04 March 2019
The 48th National Safety Week is being observed from 04 to 10 March, 2019 across all the units and establishments of Balmer Lawrie. The observance of the week commenced with employees taking the safety pledge followed by reading out of C&MD’s message.
At Balmer Lawrie 'Safety' is a way of life and the organization has successfully nurtured a culture that promotes Behaviour Based Safety (BBS). The Company achieved no Loss Time Injury (LTIs) from the year 2017-18 till date. To further promote the safety culture, a series of contests like spot the hazard, quiz, extempore, safety skit, essay and slogan writing will be organized for the employees during the week. A training on ‘Safety at Work Place’ will be conducted for Balmer Lawrie employees at the factory locations in Kolkata. Mock drills will also be carried out during the week for creating safety awareness among employees.
Balmer Lawrie was awarded a 4 star rating for commitment to EHS Practices in the CII-SR EHS Excellence Awards for the year 2018 given away by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
Left to right - A. Ratna Sekhar, Director [HR & CA], Ashis Boral, Head [HSE & SD] and D Sothi Selvam, Director [Manufacturing Businesses] during the inaugural session of the Safety Week at the Corporate Office, Kolkata