DOI Prefix : 10.9780 | Journal DOI : 10.9780/22307850
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Volume : II, Issue : IX, October - 2012

The Role Of Industrial Safety Measures In Combating Occupational Hazards And Accidents In India

Sharmistha Bhattacharjee

DOI : 10.9780/22307850, Published By : Laxmi Book Publication

Abstract :

The presence of occupational hazards and industrial accidents de-motivates the worker to contribute their best to the organization. The participation of workers in the workplace which promises safety and security fosters teamwork, quality of product high productivity and a good communication between management and the industrial workers. For combating occupational hazards and accidents in an industrial site, safety is necessary and a challenging issue in an industrial environment. Serious technological accidents happens everyday somewhere in the world, causing deaths, injuries and damages to the environment and to the employees Most accidents are caused by people. People are not aware of how to use protective equipments nor are they aware of industrial hygiene and security measures. This paper provides an overview from the secondary sources of data on occupational hazards and accidents, and focuses on the safety and security services and measures provided by the institutions and government to combat the problems to provide an understanding of the situation in Indian context

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Sharmistha Bhattacharjee, (2012). The Role Of Industrial Safety Measures In Combating Occupational Hazards And Accidents In India. Indian Streams Research Journal, Vol. II, Issue. IX, DOI : 10.9780/22307850,

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