• Use of PPE is made mandatory for workers by ship-recyclers.
  • Workers are regularly sent to the training centre for safety education.
  • Emergency treatment is provided by Red Cross Hospital.
  • Regular medical checkup camps are arranged by Ship-recyclers in co-ordination with GMB.
  • The accident rate has decreased considerably.
  • Health awareness camps are organized on regular basis.
  • Special workers are trained for handling of hazardous waste like asbestos.
  • Hoardings and slogans in local languages are displayed at various corners of the plot premises to keep reminding the workers regarding the safety.
  • Safety audit is conducted jointly by GMB and ship recycling industries association.
  • GMB and GPCB monitor the safety standards on regular basis.
  • Life buoys are kept on board the vessel during its recycling for emergency exit to the sea incase of fire.
  • Safety belts are provided to workers working on board the vessel.