Vedanta’s VGCB bags Gold Award for safe workplace management at Apex India Health and Safety Conference

Vizag: Vedanta’s VGCB conferred with ‘Gold Award’ at the Apex India Health and Safety Conference 2020 held at New Delhi. The award was bestowed to VGCB in the category of ‘Safe Workplace Management’ in the port service sector. Vedanta’s VGCB is awarded with this award in recognition to robust Safety management practices at the workplace, which was assessed and verified by an independent team of experts appointed by Apex India foundation. Mr. Prasanna Kumar, Head HSE of VGCB received the award on behalf of the company, at the hands of dignitaries and executive members of Apex India foundation.

Mr. Sauvick Mazumdar, CEO, Iron & Steel Business, Vedanta Limited congratulated VGCB Team and said, “At Vedanta, Safety of all our stakeholders is our topmost priority. This prestigious award is a testimony of our robust & most effective safety practices. We believe that a Safe workplace and a culture of care are the most vital pillars towards achieving a sustainable Business performance. At Vedanta, our constant endeavor is to adopt best in class safety practices and ensure a safe & secure workplace for all our stakeholders.”

Mr. C. Sateesh Kumar, Deputy CEO of Vedanta’s VGCB said, “I am extremely happy that our high class safety practices at VGCB are recognized by the Prestigious Apex India Safety Award. Safety of all our stakeholders is at the core of our business philosophy and we have adopted stringent safety norms at our VGCB port operations in order ensure Safety of all our associated stakeholder in line with Vedanta’s larger vision of ‘Zero harm'”

Vedanta is committed toward the safety for all through adoption of the most stringent and high standard of Safety culture. Vedanta VGCB has adopted several innovative Safety and Environment protection systems which are instrumental in maintaining high class HSE performance.