Jamshedpur, Jan. 16: On the occasion of 31st Road Safety Week from January 11-17, 2020, Nuvoco’s Jojobera Cement Plant (JCP) in association with the Peoples Association for Theatre organised a street play for the JCP transporters and truck drivers in the plant’s truck parking area. ‘Peoples Association for Theatre’, a professional group, put up an entertaining performance, which also gave a clear message on causes of road accidents and their prevention, traffic rules and Nuvoco’s road safety rules. This was followed by prize distribution to the best driver, transport supervisor and security staff. The theme for National Road Safety Week 2020 is – Sadak Suraksha – Jeevan Raksha.
Health and Safety is one of the Core Values for Nuvoco, and it has been our constant endeavour to provide a secure and nurturing environment for our employees, and other external stakeholders. We employ various initiatives like Defensive Driving Training for all personnel, Monthly Gate Meetings, and street plays. Through the activities at various touch points, we are trying to educate the drivers of today and tomorrow, helping them to imbibe the values of road safety from a young age.
Under the aegis of the National Road Safety Week, JCP has undertaken various activities such as, a road safety awareness programme for school children; road safety campaign, talk and spot quiz competition for drivers; driver’s health check up camp; defensive driving training for contractors/ transporters and workmen. In addition, the company is also creating awareness drives through road safety campaign rally as well as conducting vehicle audit.