Directorate of Factories in support with Vedanta’s TSPL organizes industrial safety training
Kanwar Inder Singh/ royalpatiala.in
Talwandi Sabo Power Limited (TSPL), the largest thermal power plant in Punjab supported Directorate of Factories, Punjab for organizing a two-day Industrial Safety training on the 25th and 26th of February, under the guidance of Parveen Kumar Thind, Labor Commissioner–cum- Director of Factories, Punjab & Punjab Industrial Safety Council, Mohali.
The two-day training was inaugurated by Vishal Singla, Deputy Director of Factories accompanied by senior leaders from TSPL and its business partner STEAG. The training emphasized upon the need to adopt safety measures pertaining to Industrial Hygiene, First Aid Basics, Life & Country development, Safety Management Systems, Dust Hazards & Controls, General Safety (Machine Guarding). The sessions were highly interactive, making use of audio-visual modes, including safety videos and detailed analysis of case studies, including that of Vizag gas leak incident.
Directorate of Factories-Vedanta’s TSPL organizes industrial safety training .Training was conducted by Eminent faculty members Like Sahil Goyal, Deputy Director of Factories, Sangrur, Anil Sharma (NFL), Naresh Pathania (Red Cross) , Davinder pal singh (Ultratech), Narinder Bassi, (Civil Defence) & Sohail (HMEL).
Stressing upon the need for safety culture in industries, Factory Manager TSPL said, “At Vedanta TSPL, we strongly believe and foster a safety-first culture. Safety is of paramount importance and is the collective responsibility of the management as well as employees. Regular industrial safety trainings are a strong step towards inculcating safety culture amongst the employees, helping create safe and conducive work environment for all.”
Directorate of Factories-Vedanta’s TSPL organizes industrial safety training .Vishal Singhla, Deputy Director of Factories, Bhatinda, commended TSPL for organizing the training and said, “Such trainings are the need of the hour providing a platform for understanding the importance of industrial safety. This will go a long way in establishing safety as a culture and way of life.”
The two-day training program culminated with certificate distribution to all the participants by Vishal Singla, Deputy Director of Factories – Bathinda, Sahil Goyal, Deputy Director of Factories – Sangrur and Sanjeev, Executive Officer of Punjab Industrial Safety Council Mohali.
Vedanta’s Talwandi Sabo Power Limited (TSPL) is a supercritical 1980 MW world-class thermal power plant in Banawala, Mansa district, Punjab and supplies 100% of the electricity it generates to Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd. TSPL deploys globally benchmarked environment and safety practices making it Punjab’s greenest thermal power plant, and among the foremost zero-harm, zero-waste, zero-discharge thermal power producers in the country. The plant has been instrumental in the socio-economic development of the region since inception.
About Vedanta Limited
Vedanta Limited, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Limited, is one of the world’s leading Oil & Gas and Metals company with significant operations in Oil & Gas, Zinc, Lead, Silver, Copper, Iron Ore, Steel, and Aluminium & Power across India, South Africa, Namibia, and Australia. For two decades, Vedanta has been contributing significantly to nation building. Governance and sustainable development are at the core of Vedanta’s strategy, with a strong focus on health, safety, and environment. Giving back is in the DNA of Vedanta, which is focused on enhancing the lives of local communities. Under the aegis of Vedanta Cares, the flagship social impact program, Nand Ghars have been set up as model anganwadis focused on eradicating child malnutrition, providing education, healthcare, and empowering women with skill development. The company has been featured in Dow Jones Sustainability Index, and was conferred CII-ITC Sustainability Award, the FICCI CSR Award, Dun & Bradstreet Awards in Metals & Mining, and certified as a Great Place to Work. Vedanta Limited is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange in India and has ADRs listed on the New York Stock Exchange.