Workshop on Labor Law and Occupational Safety Issues

On October 22, a two-day workshop on construction safety and labor law was organized by the Infrastructure Builders Association and funded by CIPE as part of a US Department of Labor project sponsored by the association and sponsored by York Towers.

Ana Sabakhtarishvili, Executive Director of the Association of Infrastructure Builders, and Mariam Kuchuloria, Program Officer of CIPE (Center for International Private Enterprises), delivered welcoming speeches at the workshop.

During the event, Levan Abashidze, Head of the Operational Information Retrieval, Monitoring and Disciplinary Division of the Labor Inspection Monitoring and Supervision Department, spoke about the mandate of the Labor Inspection and its powers.

At the event, Mariam Lortkipanidze, Deputy Director of York Towers, made a presentation about the company and its current projects. The workshop was led by Tornike Todria, co-founder of Safco,  Occupational safety company, Occupational safety specialist, instructor and advisor, and Raisa Liparteliani, Deputy Chairman of the Georgian Trade Union Confederation. Avto Papuashvili, Occupational Safety Manager at York Towers, was actively involved in the workshop.