The employees of RINL-Visakhapatnam Steel Plant have observed the 47th National Safety Day. To mark the occasion, a function was organized at Multipurpose Hall, Ukkunagaram of VSP on 3rd March 2018.
Guest of Honour, Shri KBS Prasad, Deputy Chief Inspector of Factories, Govt of Andhra Pradesh appreciated RINL for its achievements on safety front and lauded VSP collective for conducting the best mock drill. He said that the Occupational Safety has gained national importance and he urged to stress on the implementation of BBSM by encouraging positive safety culture.
Shri P Madhusudan, CMD, RINL, Chief Guest, emphasized that safety should be taken care by one and all and target has to be “zero accidents”. He also emphasized to follow technical discipline and focus on safety considering the new hazards of modern equipment and also capturing and investigating all near misses.
Shri PC Mohapatra, Director (Projects); Shri P Raychoudhary, Director (Commercial); Shri KC Das, Director (Personnel); Shri PK Rath, Director (Operations); Shri R. Nagarajan, ED (Services); Union leaders Shri Ayodhyaram; Shri Sampoornam; Shri Bosu Babu; Shri M Simhachalam from SC/ST Association and Shri K. Chandra Rao, General Secretary, Steel Executive Association were also present and gave away prizes to the winners of various Safety competitions held in this connection.