About The Event
Further, the impact of fourth industrial revolution, properly known as ‘Industry 4.0’ is yet to be experienced and studied. The cyber-physical systems will have a significant influence on the health and safety of the workers. A significant challenge, particularly in the transitional period, is posed by inadequacy of different initiatives pertaining to occupational safety, health and environment. Providing safe and healthy workplace is one of the common goals of all countries.
Therefore, an interdisciplinary approach needs to be adopted drawing on the expertise of engineers, occupational scientists, IT experts, psychologists, ergonomists, social and medical practitioners.
To achieve this common goal, cooperation and exchange of knowledge, experience and best practices among the countries on occupational safety and health is essentially required.
About the conference
The concept of ‘VISION ZERO’ is fast emerging as an effective tool in improving the occupational safety and health status worldwide and in achieving the goal of ‘Zero Accidents’.
The conference aims to focus on the Occupational Safety and Health challenges and issues in the Manufacturing, Mining, Construction and Chemical sector. During the conference, experts in the field of Occupational Safety and Health reinforce and build networks and alliances while laying the groundwork for cooperation and strengthening relationships. The conference will be high profile content driven to highlight key issues and developments to be attended by than 250 key stakeholders.
About the Organisers
The OSH Academy is the Training and Education wing of ‘Safety, Health and Environment Organization’ (SHEORG) an NGO tasked to generate, formulate, develop and sustain a national level voluntary campaign in making humankind safe & healthy and creating comfortable environment.
The MOSHPA is Malaysian Occupational Safety and Health Practitioners’ Association which works very closely with the Malaysian Government along with Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH), National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH) and the Social Security Organization (PERKESO). MOSHPA is the official partner of IOSH and permanent member of APOSHO.
The International Social Security Association (ISSA) is the principal international institution bringing together social security agencies and organizations. The ISSA provides access to information, expert advice, business standards, practical guidelines and platforms for members to build and promote dynamic social security systems worldwide.
The ConnectOSH is world’s first ever online Socio- Technical Discussion and Networking platform exclusively made for Occupational Safety, Health, Environment and Fire protection (OSHE&F) professionals across sectors in the country & globally, it helps them to build their proficiency, seek solution & grow faster. The ConnectOSH is the global interactive information system.
Vision Zero The Concept
Considering health as being the highest good of man, the primary focus should be on maintaining human health by all possible means. A reliable method for maintaining human health is to invest in the prevention of health hazards. At the same time investing in prevention helps to avoid much higher costs caused by occupational accidents, occupational diseases, and lost working time, and can also be regarded as a key competitive factor. Thus, prevention contributes to sustainable economic success of the companies as well as the preservation of employability of people.
To achieve this, the International Social Security Association (ISSA) sets Seven Golden Rules and describes a measure which forms the basis for achieving the Vision Zero.
The concept is based on four fundamental principles, viz., life is non-negotiable, humans are fallible, tolerable limits are defined by human physical resistance, and, people are entitled to safe transport and safe workplaces.
Everyone who is interested and deals with Occupational Safety and Health issues such as-
Chief Executive Officers (CEOs), Senior Managers, High-level Government Officials, Decision Makers working for Public and Private Sector Organisations
Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) professionals such as Safety Officers, Safety Engineers; Occupational Hygienists, Occupational Physicians and others dealing with Occupational Medicine, OSH Scientists & Researchers
Occupational Safety and Health Inspection Officials
Instructors, trainers and teachers in the field of OSH education
Employers and their organisations, including human resource (HR) managers
International and National OSH organisations and institutions
Manufacturers and Traders of Safety Materials and Safety Equipments.
Holiday Inn, Mayur Vihar, New Delhi
25 Nov, 2019
Here are some of our speakers
PROF. KARL-HEINZ NOETEL
President, International Social Security Association (ISSA)- Construction, (Germany)
Ameerali Abdeali JP
PPA(G), PBM Hon President
Dr. Dato Kanagaaja Raman
President, MOSHPA (Malaysia)
IR M Ramuseren
General Manager of CIDB (Construction Industry Development Board of Malaysia Bernie Doyle)
DR. AVNEESH SINGH
Director General (Rtd.), Directorate General Factory Advice Service & Labour Institutes (DGFASLI), Government of India.
V. B. Sant
Ex Director General – National Safety Council
Dr Harbans Lal Kaila
Director, Forum of Behaviour Safety
Shri Devendra Gill
AGM Safety, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), New Delhi (India)
Dr. Rajiv Kumar Jain
Chief Health Director, Indian Railways, New Delhi (India)
Mr. Sanjeev Gupta
(Safety) Airside Management, Mumbai International Airport Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai (India)
Dr. Sandeep Sharma
Dy. General Manager (HS&E), Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.,New Delhi (India)
DR. AMOL KANGNE
DGM, Godrej Industries Ltd., Mumbai
KRISHNA NIRMALYA SEN
L&T Ltd., Head EHS, L&T Construction MMH SBG (India)
SOUMITRA DUTTA GUPTA
Siemens Ltd., India, Vice-President and Head Environment Protection, Health Management and Safety (India)
Dr. P.K. Sishodiya
Consultant (Occupational Health & Hygiene), Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Board, Labour Department, Govt. of Rajasthan
Dr. S. Sivaramakrishnan
Consultant Lifestyle Management, Group Medical Advisor (Rtd.), Siemens’ India Ltd. (India)
Event venue location info and gallery
New Delhi - India
Holiday Inn, Mayur Vihar, New Delhi