As of January 2022, the BorgWarner plant in Chennai accomplished 1 million accident-free working hours. Numerous hours with out recordable incidents was rewarded with the corporate’s CEO Safety Award.
In addition to the popularity by BorgWarner’s prime administration, the award consists of prize cash of 20,000 USD (15,30,552 rupees), which will likely be donated to regional charity organizations, as is a practice throughout the company.
The beneficiaries will likely be CURE International for the mission Clubfoot India Initiatives Trust (CIIT) and the charitable group Sevalaya which gives welfare for the poor and disadvantaged.
“We are exceptionally proud to receive this company award”, stated Shailesh Jha, Plant Manager, BorgWarner Emissions, Thermal & Turbo Systems, Chennai. “Our high standards for workplace safety are really paying off and the award gives us an incentive to continue improving these measures.”
The award was offered to him by Sudhir Chawla, Managing Director, BorgWarner Emissions, Thermal & Turbo Systems, India who added: “One of our main responsibilities as an employer is to provide a safe work environment, especially in a plant environment. Therefore, I’m really pleased that the plant in Chennai operated accident-free for this long period. I’m confident that it will continue to do so.”