Protecting Lives Focus of DuPont Participation for Leading International
SEOUL, Korea, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In recognition of today as World Day for Safety and Health at Work, DuPont (NYSE: DD) today announced its participation as the premier sponsor of the XVIII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work, to be held here June 29 to July 2.
Held every three years, the World Congress draws together several thousand key leaders and influencers of workplace safety policy from industry, government and labor to present and discuss emerging safety research, trends, best practices and innovations in the workplace. Today's World Day for Safety and Health at Work was established by the International Labour Organization in 2003 to emphasize the prevention of illness and accidents at work.
DuPont will contribute to the World Congress in a number of ways,
-- Participating in the Safety and Health Summit, an exclusive gathering
of leaders representing labor, government, safety and health
professional associations, and businesses;
-- conducting a symposium on "Sharing Best Practices for a Safer and
-- presenting a technical session on "Successful Safety and Health
Management System in Enterprises";
-- hosting a series of roundtable discussions on "Protecting Lives"; and
-- joining other charter signers of the World Safety Declaration in
presenting a workplace safety report to Congress attendees.
"For more than 200 years, DuPont has demonstrated its commitment to
protecting the lives of our employees at work and elsewhere," said Mark P.
Vergnano, group vice presid
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