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    Waste not, want not

    Swati Singh Sambyal, a Delhi-based waste management expert, gives her views on how India can improve its management of hazardous industrial waste.

    By Gajal Gupta on 01 April 2021

    Dharmesh Shah 430 Min

    What a waste

    Safety Management asked Dharmesh Shah how India can improve its waste management, through the ‘reduce, reuse, recover and recycle’ waste management model.

    By Gajal Gupta on 01 April 2021

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    Supporting mental wellbeing at work

    Three experts provide tips on how employers can support workers’ mental wellbeing and keep them motivated to perform to the best of their ability.

    By Gajal Gupta on 01 May 2021

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    Migrant workers in India: What protections do they need?

    The Covid-19 pandemic highlighted the plight of India’s huge army of migrant workers, as millions lost their jobs in last year’s lockdown and were forced to return to their home villages. We asked three experts what needs to be done to improve the health, safety, employment and social security protections for migrant workers.

    By Gajal Gupta on 01 June 2021

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    Female workers: How can India protect them?

    A group of experts discuss what needs to be done to improve the health, safety and employment rights of women workers in India.

    By Gajal Gupta on 01 June 2021

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    Jabs for all

    The rules on corporate social responsibility spending by big business should be relaxed to include vaccinations of staff and the community, argue Indian companies.

    By Orchie Bandyopadhyay on 09 June 2021

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    FCC Environment secures Five Star Audit in year of challenges

    After winning a string of awards from the British Safety Council in 2020, FCC Environment decided the time was ripe to enter the Five Star Audit, determined that the coronavirus pandemic would not stop progress.

    By Belinda Liversedge on 08 June 2021

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    Get comfortable: PPE for electrical hazards

    By Dr. Peter Wimmer on 01 April 2021

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    Human capital

    The United Nations (UN) published definition of sustainability is: “Meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.”

    By Louise Hosking on 20 May 2021

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    Time to report on climate change

    If more businesses publicly reported on the steps they are taking to adapt to the effects of climate change, the UK as a whole could become more resilient to the impact of global warming.

    By Alastair Chisholm, CIWEM on 26 May 2021