GRSE Strengthens Safety at Workplace by Group Safety Training Kiosk

By Editor 28-Dec-2021

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With an impetus on improving Safety culture at workplace ,Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd., (GRSE), a leading warship building Mini Ratna Category 1 Defence PSU of India, inaugurated Group Safety Training Kiosk (GSTK) at its Main Unit.

The Safety Training Kiosk was inaugurated by Rear Admiral V.K. Saxena, IN (Retd.) Chairman & Managing Director, GRSE in the presence of Cmde Sanjeev Nayyar, IN (Retd.), Director (Shipbuilding), Cmde PR Hari, IN (Retd.), Director (Personnel) and other senior officials of GRSE.

The newly formed GSTK will work as a system-based safety training facility for workmen and minimize accidents at the workplace. With GSTK in place, the shipyard aims to provide optimum training to workers through audio-visual mode and keep track of the training data. The Kiosk will also help workers to visualize potential safety hazards and precautions thereof, in an effective manner. After successful completion of safety training, all workmen including contract workers will be provided with safety passes.

Inaugurating the Group Safety Training Kiosk for workmen, Rear Admiral V.K. Saxena, IN (Retd.) said, “Improving the culture of safe work practices inside the shipyard is the need of the hour today and the GSTK will aid in inculcating the habit of safe and vigilant behavior amongst workforce and help in taking corrective actions related to safety at workplace.” Earlier, adopting the latest technology with respect to safety and security of infrastructure, the Shipyard has already established an Artificial Intelligence (AI) enabled high end CCTV network across its five units in Kolkata.