Two engineering and construction (ECC) regions of
Larsen & Toubro have received the ASCC-2002 safety
award from the American Society of Concrete Contractors
for achieving zero fatality rate during calendar 2001.
two regions are Ahmedabad and Bangalore. The company says
it is the third safety award that ECC has received from
ASCC. The first was ASCCs Safety Improvement Award
in 1997 and the second was for Ahmedabad region (ASCC
award is based on various criteria such as zero fatality
rate, achievement of zero lost-time accident, lowest accident
rate and safety improvement over the previous year. ECCs
safety management systems are now certified to ISO 9001
standards, conferring international recognition and compatibility
with international norms. The scope of the certification
covers development and provision of safety advisory services
to over 270 project sites of ECC.