Doğuş-Soma Joint Venture was entitled as “Safe Employer of the Year” within the scope of “2nd Annual HSE Excellence Award 2017” organized by Occupational Safety and Health Association India (OSHAI) in conjunction with HSE Congress India held at the Westin Mumbai Garden City on May 4, 2017.
An autonomous organization OSHAI founded by Ministry of Labour, Government of Maharashtra aims to encourage companies to continually improve the HSE standard of their organization and help them implement industry best practices with a three-stage evaluation. Primarily, the companies were analyzed within the context of their established Safety Management System as well as Safety and Health performance during the relevant assessment periods. If their documents were up to standard, they were chosen for the 2nd level of assessment by construction site visit. In the 3rd round, they were asked to make presentation in the presence of jury members who are specialized in HSE. Doğuş-Soma Joint Venture successfully completed these three stages and awarded this prize in construction sector with its project “Mumbai Metro Line III, Package UGC-03”.