Directorate General of Mines Safety, DGMS in
short, is the Indian Goverment Regulatory agency for safety in
mines and oil-fields.
The mission of the DGMS is to continually improve safety and
health standards, practices and performance in the mining industry and upstream
petroleum industry by implementing:
- pro-active safety and health strategies;
- continuous improvement of processes;
- effective use of resources;
- commitment and professional behaviour in its personnel.