Labour welfare statutes have been enacted which guarantee the protection of workers against sickness, disease and injury related to working environment. OHS is a key element in achieving sustained decent working conditions and strong preventive safety culture.
29 October 2018
Improvisation for trainers comes in a not-so-different format – Improvising as per their audiences and domain. Each specialized training will have the core principles yet their methodology or mode of transfer will change from industry to industry. Work at height in oil and gas will be similar to work at height in telecom industry at its core.
16 October 2018
As a developing country where female foeticide is a huge challenge faced by our population dynamics, social inclusion in employment for both educated and unskilled women remains a constant struggle. Semi-skilled services sector employs a large number of female workers. Long strenuous working hours with poor facilities.
11 October 2018
Trainers can reinvigorate interest of diverse workforce via an engagement based training program. The threshold of delivery can be made more suited as per the audience response and interest. While performance trainers for EHS need to be accustomed to site challenges, another key to getting purchase with the workmen is not to teach them ‘how to do their jobs’.
26 September 2018
EHS training is very important part of EHS culture and it is often a legal requirement for an employer to provide it to all employees on recruitment, at induction, specific job deployment. Workplace safety training will impart employees with all the skills and knowledge they require to protect themselves and others against accidental deaths and injuries.
20 September 2018
In developing countries the workers most exposed to occupational risks are those employed in agriculture, chemical and manufacturing. Quite apart from this poor equipment, heavy workload and even poisoning due to pesticide’s and organic dusts take their heavy toll on workers, health and safety.