Community Related Projects

Eicher Driver Care Program

Eicher Trucks & Buses introduced a first of its kind initiative for the welfare and safety of the truck drivers, The Eicher Driver Care Program,started at VIIO in August 2019 as a joint effortbetween Eicher Group Foundation and Vittala International Institute of Ophthalmology is to improve the working conditions of commercial vehicle drivers by providing an environment where they can easily access their daily needs to improve their efficiency.The project is being implemented through fixed centers, community outreach camps and a mobile ophthalmic van model (Eicher Eye and Ear Screening Mobile Van {EMV}) covering various transport hubs. Eicher Driver Care Centre along with Eicher Mobile Vans are catering to driver mobilization, free screenings, awareness and counseling sessions along with referrals for eye surgery.