Workers in the company?s facility are continuously provided with basic amenities like food, accommodation and medical treatment. This workforce also includes truck drivers who had visited the facility and held up in the lockdown. Schwing Stetter India continues its on ground efforts to ensure that these workers remain medically monitored, nourished, and morally motivated to fight the unprecedented challenges brought by the pandemic.
The company is currently laying focus across three broad areas of support that they have prioritised:
Speaking about the company?s efforts, VG Sakthikumar, Managing Director, Schwing Stetter India said, ?Migrant workers have always contributed to our infrastructure industry. SSI has always believed in supporting the needs of its workers during times of crisis. We are very happy to take care of our construction workers by providing them with all the basic amenities, and support them to overcome the challenges of the lockdown and fight against COVID-19 crisis. We are thankful for getting all this done by our contractors at the construction site. The entire SSI team stands with the nation in this hour of crisis and will do everything as a company, to help win this joint battle. All our efforts will be targeted towards ensuring that the right resources reach our migrant workers from other states who need it the most. We hope that our small contribution will help sustain their families during and after the current lockdown and hopefully endure this crisis together.?