The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) India and the Cement Sustainability Initiative (CSI) along with CII–ITC Centre of Excellence and Cement Manufacturers’ Association organized a seminar on “Safe in India 2016” in March. The seminar explored safety and sustainability issues in India and looked forward to harness safety measures in everyday life. A panel on Leadership and Safety Culture educated the audience about the role and importance of leaders to ensure safety standards are a part of core values at the workplace.
The seminar included sessions on logistics safety and contractor safety management, educating companies and vendors on the importance of implementing adequate safety measures. It was concluded by a special address from Dr. MR Srinivasan, one of the foremost renowned Indian nuclear scientists, who elaborated on safety in nuclear power plants and reiterated that “commitment to safety, health and environment is a core value”.