Manufacturing is vital for the economy and has emerged as one of the high growth sectors in India. The Make in India program launched by the Government has put India on the world map as a manufacturing hub giving global recognition to the Indian economy. The sector currently contributes 16 per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to the economy. The sector produces a large number of products for use of the society ranging from steel, textile, automobiles, fertilizers, pesticides, food products, pharmaceuticals etc.
Manufacturing industry involves a wide range of safety and health hazards including chemical, physical, ergonomic, machine, fire & explosion, toxic release, storage of hazardous chemicals etc.
However, the ever increasing mechanisation, Automation, electrification of manufacturing process has led to compulsive violation of human limits, leading to more hazardous conditions resulting in accidents and injuries. Manufacturing industry attracts various provisions under different Acts, rules and Regulations, some of which are:
SHEORG being the Organisation dedicated towards improving the wellbeing of the workforce offers the following Services for the Manufacturing Sector.
- a) SHE Awareness Campaign.
- b) Skill Development Programs.
- c) Safety Audit.
- d) Emergency Management Planning.
- e) Safety, Health & Environment Survey.
- f) Job Safety Analysis.
- g) Workshop, Exhibition and Conferences.
- h) Occupational Health Surveillance.
- i) Development of SOPs.
- j) Preparation of Work Manuals.
- k) Development of SHE Films.