Tata Steel has announced a social security scheme for family members of employees affected by Covid-19. The company announced on Sunday that under the scheme, if an employee dies of Covid, his family will receive his final salary till the employee turns 60. The company said in a statement released on social media, “Tata Steel’s best-in-class social security schemes will help ensure that employees who die from Covid will get all possible benefits. Under this scheme, the family will get the deceased employee / The nominee will get salary till the age of 60. Along with this, medical benefits and housing facilities can also be availed.
If a frontline worker gets infected during work and dies, the company will bear all the expenses of their education until their children graduate. Announcing the plans, the company wrote on Twitter, “Tata Steel has taken the path of #AgilityWithCare by expanding social security schemes for family members of employees affected by Covid-19. We urge everyone to Help people around you to deal with difficult situations in every way possible. “
#TataSteel has taken the path of #AgilityWithCare by extending social security schemes to the family members of the employees affected by #COVID19. While we do our bit, we urge everyone to help others around them in any capacity possible to get through these tough times. pic.twitter.com/AK3TDHyf0H— Tata Steel (@TataSteelLtd) May 23, 2021
People gave their feedback
Since this decision taken by the company, people are praising it fiercely. One user wrote, “This step taken by Tata Steel Company was very happy.” Another user wrote, “This is definitely a commendable move.” At the same time, another user wrote, “All companies need to think about their employees. At this time we all need each other.”