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A well-timed preventive measure by Urmi Group against COVID-19

Urmi Group, one of the leading readymade garments (RMG) manufacturers in Bangladesh, is actively redefining industry standards of product performance innovation and growth.

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Figure 1: Urmi Group takes pride in ensuring health safety and wellbeing for all employees across every facility.

When the world is gripped with the Covid-19 pandemic, Urmi Group prioritizes in implementing health safety and hygiene best practices for every 8,000 employees and workers a top requirement.

Hygiene for ensuring health safety includes thoroughly cleaning hands before entering the workplace. The well-trained team ensures at the factory premises gate that all the workers are doing it properly.

The group has round the clock medical officers to monitor all the safety measures.

Also, every line, machinery, staircases, railings, doorknobs, workers’ gears, etc. are thoroughly disinfected and cleaned before the arrival of the workers.

Washing hands at regular intervals for workers is a must. Simultaneously, awareness building training programs for the workers are arranged regularly. Banners with safety guidelines are placed to create general awareness for all the staff.

Urmi Group takes pride in ensuring health safety and wellbeing for all employees across every facility.

“As the part of the sustainable business culture we are always ahead to adopting with new challenges,” said Khan Md. Al-Farabi, Sr. Merchandiser -seamless activewear, sportswear, gym wear and Brand Merchandiser at Urmi Group.

Not to mention that all three factories under Urmi Group have a safe and pleasant workplace for every level of workers. Climate controlled, spacious and well-lit factory floors are guaranteed across all facilities.

All factories are regularly audited by internationally recognized compliance entities such as Better Works, ACCORD, OEKO TEX, Amfori BSCI, FLO-CERT.

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Figure 2: every line, machinery, staircases, railings, doorknobs, workers’ gears, etc. are thoroughly disinfected and cleaned before the arrival of the workers.

Urmi Group believes in making this world a better place for the generation to come. Thus, its efforts to reduce carbon footprints are the first of its kind in the country. The group is one of the pioneer companies to claim to have a complete green facility with anaerobic biological ETP. It has a capacity of 4000 m3 per day without zero discharge.

Urmi Group is also a pioneer of seamless knitting technology in Bangladesh producing 300000 units garments per day.

Urmi Group makes 30 tons of fabric and 160,000 pc of apparel daily. With total investment exceeds US$ 55 million annual turnover US$ 168 million in 2018.

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