Jharsuguda: Vedanta Ltd., Jharsuguda observed the 31st National Road Safety Week from 11th – 17th January in the plant premises and community.
As a part of the observation, various activities like awareness sessions in schools, quizzes and interactive sessions with various stakeholders, pedestrian and motorbike rallies, various training programs were conducted in collaboration with District Police (Jharsuguda and Badmal teams), RTO, business partners of the company and members of the community to reinstate and reinforce the principles, rules and regulations of road safety.
Mr. CN Singh, CEO – VedantaLtd. Jharsuguda said, “As India’s largest aluminium smelter, we work diligently to ensure that our operations become benchmarks in safety. To that end, we consistently try to streamline and improve safety performance within and beyond the plant premises. Guided by our Chairman’s vision of imbibing Zero Harm as our organizational value, we are consistent and committed in our efforts towards making our operations safe for our employees, partners and community.”
Vedanta Ltd., Jharsuguda is the greenfield aluminium smelter of Vedanta Limited. It is India’s largest producer of primary aluminium and the only Indian smelter in the global ‘1 Million Tonne Club’ of primary aluminium producers. With an installed smelting capacity of 1.75 MTPA, the company currently produces more than a third of India’s and nearly 2% of global primary aluminium. The company’s operations are backed by world class assets, new-age technology and innovative practices, and governed by the robust Vedanta Sustainable Development Framework. With a strong focus on safety, the company is committed to delivering sustainable and robust growth, which creates value for our shareholders and stakeholders.