– Associated with Rotary Club of Thane Urbania in organizing the camp
– More than 400 people turned up for the camp
As a commitment to the welfare of its workforce, especially the labour team that works closely with its products, Rustomjee group in association with the Rotary Club of Thane Urbania organized a free medical check-up camp on Sunday 29th November, 2015 for all their labors and support staff. The camp, organized at Rustomjee Urbania’s labour camp,Saket Road,Majiwada,Thane(W) witnessed a great response from the labour wherein more than 400 people across Thane and other parts of the city turned up to have themselves checked.
The Health Check-Up camp was primarily aimed at increasing awareness about the various diseases that one can get infected while working at construction sites. Qualified doctors were arranged to provide the best services to patients and also to conduct the necessary blood test and X-ray. In addition to the patients receiving free medicament, the camp along with rotary club also extended their support by providing free treatment to some affected people with ailments.
Speaking about the initiative, Mr. Percy Chowdhry, Director, Rustomjee Group expressed, “A labour’s wellness is considered as an important component of productivity. We believe an employee’s health has an impact on motivation, delivery and innovation, which influences our end result. Since the inception of Rustomjee in 1996, it has been our endeavour to ensure that our labour and staffs have the best of health , keeping in line with the Parsi value of giving back to the society. We are pleased to be a part of this health awareness and check up camp and thank Rotary Club of Thane Urbania for all their efforts in enhancing the wellness quotient of our labour and staff.”
The Rustomjee team at the camp enthusiastically volunteered in conducting various activities and supporting the members of Rotary Club in their efforts to create the health awareness.
Rustomjee constantly undertakes various labour welfare initiatives at each of its construction sites. These include dedicated labour camps (both, on site and off site) with requisite hygiene standards, mess services, doctors on call, entertainment facilities, free education for their children, crèche facilities, etc.