Consultivo as the training partner of Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) conducted a one-day training programme on ‘Behaviour-Based Safety’ held on 17 March 2017 at Kolkata. The training programme conducted by Consultivo aims at developing the knowledge and skills required to implement the safety management system in their organisation. The comprehensive one-day course helped participants to understand the importance of behaviour-based safety in the safety management system.
Behaviour-based safety is a process that helps employees to identify and choose a safe behaviour over an unsafe one. They use a combination of methods to give people the information, skills and willingness to work more safely, to maximize their learning and to apply what they learn in the real world.
Mr Nirmal C. Banerjee, Managing Consultant, Consultivo conducted this training session jointly with Dr Ruma Basu Gomes, Senior Consultant of Consultivo and made the corporates experience the bridge to a safer tomorrow.
Mr Banerjee also gave a brief overview on organisational safety culture and identification of accident prone behaviours. With his hands-on industry experience of more than 35 years, he also summarised the differences between behaviour-based safety with conventional safety.
Dr Ruma Gomes on the other hand explained the human psychology and behaviour modification techniques. She guided the corporate on creating a roadmap for implementing behaviour-based safety.
During the interaction session, the participants were asked to identify the antecedents and consequences on few live case studies on the ABC approach. They shared their own experiences and issues related with the safety.
The training session was attended by enthusiastic participants from eminent corporate houses like ACC Ltd, Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd, Aditya Birla Insulators, CMRI, Emami Cement Ltd, Primarc Project Pvt, B.M Birla Heart Research Centre etc.
Mr Sudipta Banerjee, Logistics Incharge, ACC Ltd. was quoted saying, “This training was a very well-structured approach towards BBS.”
Mrs Anuradha Patra, Quality Manager, Omega Consultant Services was quoted saying, “We have learned a lot of things about industrial behavior based safety and industrial psychology. It will help us to implement the same in our organisation.”
Consultivo is a management advisory and consulting firm helping global businesses in the areas of Sustainability, Business Excellence & Risk Management – both in strategic and operational level.
The Indian Chamber of Commerce, or ICC as it is popularly known, is the premier body of business and industry in Eastern and North-Eastern India. The membership of the Chamber comprises several of the largest corporate groups in the country, with business operations all over the country and abroad. Set up by a group of pioneering industrialists led by Mr G D Birla, the Indian Chamber was closely associated with the Indian Freedom Movement, as the first organised voice of indigenous Indian Industry. Several of the distinguished industry leaders in India, such as Mr B M Birla, Sir Ardeshir Dalal, Sir Badridas Goenka, Mr S P Jain, Lala Karamchand Thapar, Mr Russi Mody, Mr Ashok Jain, have led the ICC as its President.
One of the most pro-active Chambers in India, the ICC has been privileged to interact and host several of the esteemed Indian Presidents and Prime Ministers in the past. With over eighty years of service to the nation, the ICC retains the character of being the premier Chamber with senior Indian industry leaders forming the core of its Executive Committee or the Governing Board of the Chamber. Its enlightened leadership and membership has enabled the ICC to move ahead and respond pro-actively to the dynamic changes that have taken place in the world order and with a vision for the future.
The ICC constituents are mainly large manufacturing units with operations all over the country and abroad.