Industrial occupation enhances the economic prosperity of the people and the country by generating broader employment opportunities. But at the same time these industries may create unsafe work and unsafe work environment because of the inherent sources of hazards present in their material, process, technologies or products. These inherent sources of hazards in one hand may pose the risk of accidents and diseases to the people within the industrial premises whereas in the other to general public in the vicinity and the environment in large.
The Occupational Safety and Health Project with due regards to the extent and depth of the OSH concept, has been working at the national level for managing and improving the works being accomplished/going to be accomplished in the field of occupational safety and health. The project is working in developing the concept of promotion and protection of workers' safety and health at work and workplace country wide.