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OSH South India & SAFE South India 2023: Presenting a 360- degree view of the Occupational Safety & Health and Electronic Security & Fire Safety arena

Grand inaugurations of the co-located shows by Informa Markets in India were organised today at the Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai

Chennai, 05th July 2023: The much-awaited 8th edition of Occupational Safety & Health (OSH) South India and the 7th iteration of SAFE South India 2023 unfolded today at the prestigious Chennai Trade Centre. Organised by Informa Markets in India, these expos presented a comprehensive 360-degree view of occupational health & safety and electronic security & fire safety industries.

The inauguration of the OSH South India expo had the presence of esteemed dignitaries like Thiru. Murali T.R., Vice-President, Tamil Nadu Safety Professionals Welfare Association, Dr Ramesh V.M., Honorary Secretary, National Safety Council-Kerala Chapter, Shri Virendra G. Jauhari, Hony Secretary, Safety Appliances Manufacturers Association, Thiru. S.S. Raju, GM – Ops-ASM, Airports Authority of India, Chennai Airport, Prof. Dr. R. Ramesh Kumar, Ph.D, Head of Dept, Tamil Nadu Institute of Labour Studies & Executive Member, Central Board for
Workers’ Education, Ministry of Labour and Employment, Govt. of India, Shri C. Jayakumar, Jt. Director, DISH Tamil Nadu, Mr. Pankaj Jain, Sr. Group Director & Digital Head, Informa Markets in India and Mr. Prashant Jain, Sr. Project Director, Informa Markets in India.

The launch of the SAFE South India expo witnessed the presence of august dignitaries such as Mr John Paul Manickam, Chair, OSAC Chennai Chapter; Thiru. Robin Castro, District Fire Officer, Tamil Nadu Fire & Rescue Service; Thiru. S.N. Saravanan, Jt. GM & CSO, Airports Authority of India, Chennai Airport; Thiru. Samay Singh, IPS, DCP-Traffic, Govt. of Tamil Nadu, Mr. Pankaj Jain, Sr. Group Director & Digital Head, Informa Markets in India and Mr. Sanjeev Rao, Project Director, Informa Markets in India.

Mr. Pankaj Jain, Senior Group Director and Digital Head, Informa Markets in India, expressed his satisfaction with the events, stating, “OSH South India and SAFE South India have always provided unparalleled prospects for businesses to exhibit their latest offerings, establish valuable connections, and gain insights from esteemed experts. The events’ underlying mission of fostering a secure and healthy work environment aligns perfectly with

India’s significant strides in enhancing occupational health and safety standards, exemplified by the implementation of the Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions Code in 2020. On the other hand, India’s surveillance systems market is currently estimated to be a $2.5 billion industry, and expected to grow at 25-30% annually. While surveillance systems are in demand across all sectors, South India has the one of the largest mass of CCTV surveillance in India. As these industries grown, fuelled by the teeming Indian population and digitalisation, the potential for advancement within these industries is exponential. By fostering collaboration among industry professionals and stakeholders, OSH South India and SAFE South India play a vital role in elevating standards of occupational safety and health in South India, making a positive difference in both sectors.”

OSH South India:
The OSH event on Occupational Health and Safety featured internationally renowned exhibitors, consultants, business experts, and key government officials, who addressed the latest trends and technologies in the industry. OSH India boasts a spectacular line-up with over 120+ leading brands including Udyogi International, Woodland, 3M India, MTandT, Venus Health & Safety, Liberty (Warrior), Raychem, Fall Arrest System Technology, Reliance Footprint, and numerous others, 50+ esteemed speakers, 150+ eminent delegates, and 3,000+ enthusiastic visitors
converging at the event.SAFE South India:
SAFE South India, reputed to be the only commercial security show in South India, featured over 120 plus brands, knowledge sessions with more than 20 eminent speakers. Key exhibitors such as Premier Plus partners: Hikvision , Magtech, Prama, Tiandy, Trueview , Zkteco & In4 and Premier partners: Cybertronics, eSSL, Fyber, Realtime, Timewatch, TVT and Voltaic featured in the show with their cutting-edge products and solutions, adding to the wide array of offerings available at the event. South India, has has several smart cities and offers strategic vantage points from a security perspective. A modern civil city should be able to showcase seamlessly safe, smart, energy-efficient and technologically advanced features. Moreover, rapid technological advancements in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cloud Computing, the Internet of Things (IoT), and Cybersecurity are driving the security market in India.

SAFE South India also presented a dynamic lineup of engaging workshops and seminars, covering a wide range of topics crucial to the industry, under the theme of Demystifying Security Tech for a Safer World.

OSH South India and SAFE South India 2023, coupled with insightful sessions and presentations, these events provide a valuable platform for knowledge sharing and networking opportunities. Prepare to be inspired and empowered by the latest trends, technologies, and best practices in these critical industries. The collective presence of Health and Safety Directors, high-level government officials, safety consultants, engineers, and experts from various sectors added depth and diversity to the event.