National Safety Council, India (NSCI) Safety Awards-2013 (Construction Sector)
These prestigious awards are presented to recognize construction establishments for their meritorious Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) performance and implementing effective OSH Management Systems, practices & procedures and for developing & strengthening effective the Client – Contractor – Subcontractor chain for achieving high standards of OSH.
SHRESHTHA SURAKSHA PURASKAR (Silver Trophy)
SURAKSHA PURASKAR (Bronze Trophy)
Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan calls for greater awareness on safety while driving
The Union Health and Family Welfare Minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan has confirmed reports in the media since yesterday suggesting that the late Shri Gopinath Munde could have prevented his own death by simply wearing the seat belt of his car.
Dr Harsh Vardhan, before leaving for Beed, Maharashtra for attending the funeral of the deceased Rural Development Minister, commented, "I lost my friend to a misconception. Most people think that the back-seat belts serve only a decorative purpose. In fact wearing them is as necessary as wearing front seat belts. They can save lives in the event of impacts."Further reading, full report in PDF Download