As consumers become more demanding, product quality testing becomes even more important. However, this requires capable quality infrastructure, such as testing facilities
Protection for people who prepare food
There is a need for robust personal protective equipment (PPE) to help protect employees working in the food and beverage industry. WILLIAM GEORGE looks at the importance of PPE in this industry.
Notice! Implement signs to improve workplace safety
Proper signage in the workplace is of utmost importance, as it can impact on the safety of employees.
OHS as part of a school curriculum
Implementation of occupational health and safety (OHS) at a school level has become a passion of Sanjay Munnoo
An emphasis on value creation
Exploring the new ISO 31000:2018 risk-management standard
Watch Out - The Emotional Circus is in Town
How does our emotional state impact our decision-making ability in the workplace? Significantly, says Brett Solomon
Magic eight for A-OSH
For eight years the annual A-OSH Expo has provided a platform for knowledge exchange and relationship building, as well as for the sharing of information on the latest thinking, products, trends and legislation within the occupational health and safety (OHS) sphere.
VW gasses out coal
Did you know that the Volkswagen Group owns a power plant at each of its two production plants in Wolfsburg, Germany? They provide most of the power consumed at these plants – as well as five others in Germany – and generate heat for the plants and the city of Wolfsburg
Water and oil do not mix
According to the Recycling Oil Saves the Environment (ROSE) Foundation, used oil contains harmful compounds and carcinogens that can easily contaminate the environment, especially if thrown down drains, into landfills, or onto the ground where it leaches into the water table.