HCC is a part of the Disaster Resource Network (DRN) India and Disaster Resource
Partnership which is an initiative of the World Economic Forum. HCC has steered
emergency response teams and rehabilitation to a number of locations struck by natural
disasters, both in India and abroad. Disaster Management training is provided with
a view to ensure the safety of personnel, assets and the community.
As a part of the First Responder Training, a demonstration of CPR
(cardiopulmonary resuscitation) was given to the participants
A program known as First Responder Training has been conducted for the project personnel
at the Delhi-Faridabad Elevated Expressway Project (dfskywayTM
), and at the Mirzapur
Casting Yard. ‘First Responder’ is a term used to describe the first medically-trained
responder to arrive on the scene of an emergency, accident, natural or human disaster,
or a similar event.
The training gave the participants an introduction to first aid. A diverse cross-section
of the HCC personnel, including executives, managers, engineers, supervisors, foremen,
operators, drivers, mechanics, and helpers have been coached in the training program.