Session on safety audit overview at Jadavpur University | Technical Partner: Consultivo
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The safety audit is actually the health check of the system through the verification process, proper evaluation and assessment of the organisation based on some standards as part of the social responsibility initiative.
technical session on “Safety Audit Overview” was organised by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on 11 November 2017. As a member of CII, Consultivo conducted a one-day workshop related to Process Safety Management presented by Mr Bisweswar Bhattacharya, an experienced OHS professional (with more than 35 years of experience), Consultivo at Jadavpur University campus, Kolkata.
Consultivo, being a facilitator of industry academia collaboration with knowledge resources, provides training and workshops on safety audit protocols to the academia, engineers and other EHS & OHS working professionals to bridge the gap of their theoretical and practical knowledge.
In the session, Mr Bhattacharya – Trainer (Senior Consultant, Consultivo) gave an overview of audit, safety audit, audit process and auditor attributes. He also discussed about the different reference standards in India related to safety audit which gave the audience some takeaway points. In simpler words, he defined audit as the health check of the system which is part of a verification process and necessary to evaluate and assess the organisation based on some standards.
Mr Bisweswar Bhattacharya – Trainer (Senior Consultant, Consultivo) presenting a technical session on “Safety Audit Overview” at Jadavpur Univerity, Kolkata
This knowledge sharing session by Consultivo was intended to provide the audience with the basic concept and understanding of assessment and evaluation process of an organisational safety audit as part of their social responsibility initiative. Mr Bhattacharya also spoke about the audit features which included audit criteria, audit scope and audit findings along with the requirements and approach of the audit process.
It was a knowledgeable session which highlighted the need and approach for a safety audit in any organisation or industry. This workshop by Consultivo was highly appreciated as it gave an insight into the ground realities of safety to the students and professionals from the Process Safety Management (PSM) background.
Consultivo with its rich and knowledgeable resource of experienced experts and thought leaders conduct such knowledge driven programs on safety and audit across the industry as their contribution to the socio-economic welfare and development, and preventing loss of life and production.
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.