vmlakshminarayananHi No Welfare officer act as a bridge between Mgt and employees and ensure welfare of employees. The primary duty of safety officer is to ensure safety measures are being followed.
From India, Madras
umakanthan53I think that performance of other duties by Factory Safety Officers is prohibited under some State Factories Rules. Better check your State Rules.
From India, Salem
K MandalSafety is an integral part of labour welfare. Both jobs have common objectives. May be seem that there is no problem, from the F. Act and state rules point of view.
From India, Kolkata
Nagarkar Vinayak LDear Colleague,
Ordinarily ,same person cannot hold two statutory functions as the F Act and Rules provide for distinct qualifications and eligibility conditions for both.
I don't see this is possible unless one person holds both the qualifications and passes muster with the Factory authorities .
From India, Mumbai