Oct 11, Colombo: Sri Lanka's top apparel exporter, the Brandix Group has announced its continued commitment to efforts to promote safety and health at workplaces as a key sponsor of the 2017 National Occupational Safety & Health (OSH) Conference of Sri Lanka, an event it is supporting for the eighth consecutive year.
Organized by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) of the Ministry of Labor, Trade Union Relations and Sabaragamuwa Development, the conference on October 11, 2017, is the highlight of the National Occupational Safety & Health Week program. The theme for this year's event is 'Prevent all Occupational Injuries and Go Home Safely.'
The check for the Gold sponsorship of the 2017 National Occupational Safety & Health Conference was presented by Brandix Apparel Director Air Chief Marshal (Retd), Harsha Abeywickrema to Dr Champika Amarasinghe, Director General NIOSH.
This is the 10th occasion overall that Brandix, the single largest employer in Sri Lanka's export sector, is supporting events connected with the National Safety Week initiative.