Workshop on General Safety Awareness in Industry

A two day Training program on “General Safety Awareness” was organized for Diploma Chemical Engineering Students of Parul Institute of Engineering & Technology (Diploma Studies) on 20 & 21st of February 2017 to develop the skills to understand the necessity for safety studies. The Program focused on practical application of safety methodologies, ergonomics and human factors, the different Indian and International Safety standards, causes of accident in chemical industries and various other Engineering control methods. The training program was then followed by the Risk assessment methods and Demonstration of different types of fire Extinguishers and Personal protective equipments and their working . They were made familiar with the major industrial Disasters and cause for them by Case studies and different videos about functioning of safety equipment and fire prevention equipment were shown to them.