August 06, 2018

Coastal Gujarat Power bags FAME Excellence Safety Award for health and safety of workers

Mundra and Ahmedabad: Coastal Gujarat Power (CGPL), a fully owned subsidiary of Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power utility, has bagged FAME Excellence Safety Award (Gold) for best safety practices and implementing workplace safety norms. Pramod Kumar Singh, head, fire and safety, CGPL, received the award on behalf of the company at an event held in Dehradun on July 29, 2018.

Pramod Kumar Singh, head, fire and safety, CGPL, receiving the award for best safety practices from the dignitaries

The award was presented by Madan Kaushik, Urban Development Minister, Government of Uttarakhand; Prakash Pant, Finance Minister, Government of Uttarakhand; Naresh Bansal, State General Secretary, Bharatiya Janata Party, Uttarakhand, and JP Agarwal, former Member of Parliament.

Congratulating the team for winning the award, Ashok Sethi, COO and executive director, Tata Power, said, “Health and safety is not only a high priority area for us but also an integral part of our business. We constantly strive to induce the best occupational health and safety systems at work. This award will certainly boost our efforts in this direction.”

The award, given by the Foundation for Accelerated Mass Empowerment (FAME), recognises industries for implementing best occupational health and safety systems, processes and practices.