Worksite Wellness Initiative
On the occasion of Chatrpati Shivjyanti, Salaam Mumbai foundation in association with Maratha Chambers of Commerce and Industries, voice of tobacco victim launched an initiative named “Life First”. The purpose of the project was to mobilize the corporate with workplace tobacco cessation facility. The Chief Guest for the programme was Member of the Parliament Smt. Supriya Sule. Among other chief guest was Shri. Mahesh Zagade.
Voices of Tobacco Victim also participate in the campaign. Dr. Pankaj Chaturvedi emphasized the need for the corporate to adopt workplace tobacco cessation facility. Most of the workers spend almost 8-10 hours of the day at workplace. To cope with rising demands of the job and work pressure many of the employees start taking the tobacco habit. Victims’ suffering because of the tobacco habit shared their stories.