Awards

Tamilnadu Mines Safety Association under the aegis of Directorate General of Mines Safety, Chennai Region celebrated the "Mines Safety Observance Week 2019" from 05/08/2019 to 08/09/2019. Various mines of the state competed for the honors. The inspection team inspected all the participating mines and evaluated each mine on the various categories.

Our Mines had won the 2nd Prize in Overall Performance and the following individual prizes.

A - Category Mines - Conventional
S. No. Category Prize Participant

1

Face Working Conditions & Face Machinery

I

Reddipalayam Limestone Mines

2

Blasting Storage & Use of Explosives

II

Perianagalur Limestone Mines

3

Transport & Workshop Facilities

II

Reddipalayam Limestone Mines

4

Ore Handling & Work Shops

II

Perianagalur Limestone Mines

5

Environmental & Pollution Control

I

Pudhupalayam Limestone Mines

6

Environmental & Pollution Control

II

Kattupiringiyam Limestone Mines

7

Personal Protective Equipment

I

Perianagalur Limestone Mines

8

Vocational Training & Training Centre

II

Kattupiringiyam Limestone Mines

9

Welfare Amenities & Medical Facilities

I

Pudhupalayam Limestone Mines

10

Welfare Amenities & Medical Facilities

II

Reddipalayam Limestone Mines

11

Injury Rate Performance

I

Pudhupalayam Limestone Mines

12

Electrical Installation

I

Kattupiringiyam Limestone Mines

13

Electrical Installation

II

Reddipalayam Limestone Mines

14

Swachh Mission

I

Pudhupalayam Limestone Mines

15

Overall Performance

II

Pudhupalayam Limestone Mines


A - Category Mines – Non Conventional

S. No. Category Prize Participant

1

Face Working Conditions & Face Machinery

I

Usenabad south Limestone Mines

2

Swachh Mission

II

Usenabad south Limestone Mines


Employees Participation Prizes

S. No. Category Prize Participant

1

Safety Poster

Second

Somasundaram, Mines Mate

2

Mining Mate

Second

P. Kannan, Mines Mate

3

Blaster

Second

Murugesan, Mine Blaster


State Level Employees Participation Prizes

S. No. Category Prize Participant

1

Mining Mate

Second

P. Kannan, Mines Mate

 

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