**Barbil (Keonjhar):** Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) has won Golden Bird Safety Award (Platinum) for best environmental practices and implementing workplace safety norms.
As per a press release, Executive Vice President & Group Head (Occupational Health & Safety) Ravi Kant Somani and AGM (Safety) Hercules Jena received the award on behalf of the company at an event held in Goa recently.
The award is given by India-based Foundation of Accelerated Mass Empowerment (FAME) recognising industries for implementing best occupational health and safety systems, processes and practices for workers.
EVP and JSPL’s Barbil Unit Head Shri G Suresha congratulated the team for winning the award.
For second consecutive time in 2015, Barbil unit had won Safety Award (Gold) from Greentech Foundation of India for outstanding safety performances during 2014-15.
In the same year, the unit was conferred with International Safety Award by British Safety Council, for demonstrating a strong commitment to good health and safety management during the year, the press release stated.