Chennai footwear unit wins safety award
December 29, 2014
A footwear business facility of Tata International (TIL), located in the Madras Export Processing Zone (Chennai), won the State Safety Award 2013 from the Directorate of Industrial Health and Safety.
The Directorate conducted an inspection of several manufacturing units and TIL was chosen in recognition of its distinction as a ‘zero accident’ unit. The company won this recognition due to its practice of providing precautionary equipment such as earplugs, goggles and hand gloves to its employees.
The awards function was organised by the Directorate of Industrial Safety and Health and National Safety Council, Tamil Nadu chapter, on November 26, 2014, in Chennai. The award was received on behalf of TIL by Mr Aslam Basha, Manager HR, and Mr Babu Krishnan, Safety Manager, from Mr P Mohan, Minister for Rural Industries and Labour, Tamil Nadu.