The workshop dedicated to interact with the safety professionals and receive feedback to understand & address their needs & issues; and provided a brief overview of managing electrical safety and risks across industries.
he Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Eastern region organised a one-day Electrical Safety Workshop and seminar on Managing Electrical Safety Risks with Consultivo as its Bronze partner on 20 April 2018 at Kolkata. This technical workshop by CII provided an overview of managing electrical safety and risks across industries along with prevention & mitigation techniques.
It was a great opportunity to be a part of this knowledge event – Seminar on Electrical Safety and publish our Electrical safety handbook among the presence of eminent safety professionals from various industries. This handbook has been prepared by the Consultivo team as an initiative to create awareness about electrical safety across industries, commercial entities as well as households.
This practical & risk-based electrical safety handbook gives an insight into the hazards involved in electrical safety, risks involved, risk management methodology, use of safety devices & equipment along with a 70-points self-assessment checklist to ensure electrical safety across industries.
Some glimpses of the knowledge event
During this one-day workshop, Consultivo had a dedicated interactive platform to interact with the safety professionals and receive direct feedback from the end users to understand and address their needs & issues.
The workshop session on 20 April 2018 saw the presence of eminent corporates & safety professionals from Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC), Dept. of Fire & Emergency Services (Govt. of West Bengal), ITC Limited, Larsen & Toubro (L&T), CESC Limited, Mineline Pvt Ltd, and others.
This technical workshop on electrical safety measures by CII provided a brief overview of managing electrical safety and risks across industries. Since electricity is a crucial component in today’s commercial and industrial environment, it brings in a lot of occupational hazards without safety awareness and precautionary practices in place.
Thus, with the objective of preventing loss by minimising workplace injuries & accidents, various topics ranging from identification, prevention & mitigation of electrical hazards & statutory legal requirements to challenges of using electricity in industries and how they could be addressed were discussed by the safety professionals. It was an interactive session where the speakers addressed the participants’ queries regarding electrical safety.
This knowledge event on electrical safety measures is a step ahead for everyone to understand the safety requirements and take necessary actions to create a safety culture within their organisations and surroundings.
Consultivo is a management advisory and consulting firm helping global businesses in the areas of Sustainability, Business Excellence & Risk Management – both in strategic and operational level.
CII is a non-government, not-for-profit, industry-led and industry-managed organization, playing a proactive role in India’s development process. Founded in 1895, India’s premier business association has around 9000 members, from the private as well as public sectors, including SMEs and MNCs, and an indirect membership of over 300,000 enterprises from around 276 national and regional sectoral industry bodies.
CII charts change by working closely with Government on policy issues, interfacing with thought leaders, and enhancing efficiency, competitiveness and business opportunities for industry through a range of specialized services and strategic global linkages. It also provides a platform for consensus-building and networking on key issues.
Extending its agenda beyond business, CII assists industry to identify and execute corporate citizenship programmes. Partnerships with civil society organizations carry forward corporate initiatives for integrated and inclusive development across diverse domains including affirmative action, healthcare, education, livelihood, diversity management, skill development, empowerment of women, and water, to name a few.