New Delhi, April 28, 2022: Jindal Stainless (Hisar) Limited (JSHL) received the coveted ‘International Safety Award 2022 Merit’ from the UK-based British Safety Council for the third consecutive year. This internationally-acclaimed certification validates JSHL’s committed and consistent efforts towards establishing a robust workplace infrastructure for health and safety during CY2021.
Managing Director, JSHL, Mr Abhyuday Jindal took note of this achievement and said, “Our commitment to safety is embodied in the work culture at JSHL. A third consecutive recognition of our endeavours by the British Safety Council fills us with pride. We are devoted to continue our efforts towards health and safety that have always made us stand-out in the industry, especially during the testing times of COVID.”
JSHL prioritizes the occupational as well as personal safety and well-being of its employees. In the last year, the Company reinforced its emergency management facilities by expanding its fire hydrant lines in SAF, SPD & SPD 2, and scrap yards, and installing gas flooding systems at the SPD 1 & 2. The Company further strengthened its safety culture by increasing the participation of employees in monthly safety awareness campaigns, mock drills, and hands-on trainings for material handling equipment, along with mandatory safety induction trainings for all visitors which are delivered with the help of a digitized safety system.
In the dire times of the pandemic, JSHL ensured strict adherence to COVID guidelines across locations, conducted regular vaccination drives for its employees and their families, executed sanitization in its plant and Hisar city, and organized wellness sessions for employees and the local community. The Company also supplied oxygen to several hospitals in Hisar and Delhi NCR. JSHL laid down an oxygen pipeline and supplied continuous oxygen for a 500-bedded hospital set up by the government at the Company’s OP Jindal Modern School premises. Apart from this, the Company also contributed to PM CARES and CM Relief Funds for COVID assistance.
About British Safety Council
The British Safety Council is the world’s leading guide for health, safety and environmental management. The Council empowers organizations across the world to invest in workplace health, safety, and wellbeing. Winners 2022 list can be accessed at https://www.britsafe.org/awards-and-events/awards/international-safety-awards/isa-2022-winners-list/