There is an urgent to address healthcare workers’ occupational hazards under current circumstances & beyond. Vidhi’s briefing book for 2020 ‘Towards a Post-COVID India: 25 Governance Challenges and Legal Reforms‘ proposes extending the Occupational Safety Health & Working Conditions Code 2019 to healthcare establishments.
Watch a panel discussion on ‘Devising an Occupational Health and Safety Framework for Healthcare Workers’ held on July 15, 2020.
Panelists: Dr Bobby Joseph, Head, Occupational Health Services, St John’s Medical College and Hospital. Shreya Shrivastava, Research Fellow, Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy.
Moderated by Yogini Oke, Research Fellow, Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy.