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Rethinking Bhopal- A Process Safety Perspective, Part 2

A different kind of “911” happened in 1984. September 11, 1984 was the date that Union Carbide management received the results of an “Operational Safety/Health Survey” completed at the Institute Methyl Isocyanate (MIC) Unit in West Virginia (now Bayer CropScience). Factory blueprints from that existing process were used to construct the pesticide factory where the […]

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International Yoga Day 2019

On the occasion of International Day of Yoga, members of the Sambhavna Trust Clinic, addressed a press conference calling for the use of yoga in treating pain among the survivors of the Union Carbide disaster in Bhopal. They said potentially harmful painkillers were being routinely and heavily prescribed in government hospitals intended to provide care […]

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Chingari Physiotherapist Featured on TV

Dr. Sanjay Gour, a Physiotherapist at the Chingari Trust Rehabilitation Centre, was invited recently to appear on health-related programme ‘Ayush’ on Indian TV Channel Doordarshan. The episode featuring Dr. Gour was broadcast on 25th May and focussed on the use of  physiotherapy to treat children suffering from Down’s Syndrome. Umer Ahmed, a child registered at […]

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We believe Dow must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.