Noamundi, Aug. 9: The Noamundi Iron Mine of the Ore Mines & Quarries (OMQ) Division of Tata Steel has bagged the prestigious Safety, Health & Environment (SHE) Excellence Award from Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Eastern Region for the year 2017-18.
Rajesh Kumar Ranjan, Senior Manager (Safety), Noamundi Iron Mine, OMQ, Tata Steel and Girija Sankar Pati, Senior Manager (Operations), OMQ, Tata Steel received the award on behalf of Tata Steel from Gautam Ray, Co-Chairman, CII Eastern Region Safety Task Force on August 8, 2018 at an award ceremony organised by CII Eastern Region at Kolkata. The award was received in the presence of Sanjiv Paul, Vice President (Safety, Health & Sustainability), Tata Steel and Vilas N Gaikwad, Chief Safety (India & South East Asia), Tata Steel.
The excellence in SHE Award by CII is to acknowledge the vision and exemplary commitment the organisation has for environmental responsibility, concern for occupational health and safety of employees and society at large. The objective of this award is to evaluate an organisation’s interest towards the well-being of its employees through adequate measures, not only for the regulatory requirements, but also as part of management’s commitment towards ensuring that the workforce is adequately protected through effective safety, health and environment measures.
The Noamundi Iron Mine has been accorded the ĎFive Star Ratingí for Safety, Health and Environment performance for the year 2017-18. The Ďstar ratingí system aims at promoting Safety, Health and Environment practices.