FICCI organises a 3-day seminar on Industrial Safety and Emergency Preparedness
The Times of India , Jun 20, 2018
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) jointly with Government of Uttar Pradesh, Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM), Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB), Natural Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and Chemical &Industrial Disaster Management (CIDM) Board together organised a 3-days seminar on ĎIndustrial Safety and Emergency Preparednessí on June 19, 2018 in Lucknow.
During the program, UPís governor Ram Naik, UPís Minister of Industrial Development, Satish Mahana, Commissioner, Infrastructure and Industrial Development Department, Anup Chandra Pandey, Deputy Secretary General of FICCI, Nirakar Saxena and UPís Chief Secretary Rajive Kumar were present.
The seminar witnessed participation of over 300 industry delegates throughout India from various sectors including Oil & Gas, Petroleum etc. along with key stakeholders from the government. A technical session was conducted which focused on various important issues related to prevention, preparedness, mitigation and best practices for ensuring safety in chemical, Petro-chemicals, Natural gas and Petroleum Industries.
A large number of experts, regulators and delegates from concerned government departments, agencies and industrial sectors actively participated in the seminar. Officials said that the seminar will provide opportunity of hands on training & capacity development of on-site and off-site responders, medics, paramedics during emergencies.