MPCB issues a Circular to Industries for observing safety precautions before undertaking operations of units after COVID-19 lockdown Print E-mail



The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) issued a circular (No. MPCB/AST/Circular/TB-2005110 dated  11/05/2020) to the industrial units located in Maharashtra for observing strict safety precautions to be taken before resuming operations of units after COVID-19 lockdown. MPCB has advised the industrial units to undertake a proper safety and hazard audit before resuming the operation. 


Circular - click here 



The Govt. of Maharashtra - Industries, Energy and Labour Department has been notified the National Safety Council as a Safety Auditor for carrying out safety audits of the factories, under the Maharashtra Factories (Safety Audit) Rules 2014 vide their Notification No. FAC- 2012/C.R.278/Lab-4 dated 24th February 2014.



NSC is a pioneer in carrying out safety audits for various types of industries. The NSC audits are being carried out by experts in the respective fields, who examine management system, facilities and activities of the industrial units on safety aspects, assesses the prevailing hazards, the level of prevention and emergency management preparedness and recommends to upgrade safety system to avert mishaps and limit consequences. Industries may send their enquires to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .