Stylish, from head to toe
06/22/2018

HSE Solutions, the exclusive partner of Honeywell personal protective equipment (PPE) in sub-Saharan Africa, brought its stylish products to the A-OSH Expo. SHEQ MANAGEMENT learned more about its comprehensive offering.

Better quality infrastructure helps curb non-compliance
04/24/2018

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
04/24/2018

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.

Telling stories and changing cultures
06/22/2018

“Catch a man a fish and feed him for a day. Show him how to fish and feed him for a lifetime.” That proverb ran through my mind while attending the 2018 Saiosh conference

OHS as part of a school curriculum
04/24/2018

Implementation of occupational health and safety (OHS) at a school level has become a passion of Sanjay Munnoo

An emphasis on value creation
04/24/2018

Exploring the new ISO 31000:2018 risk-management standard

Harvesting icebergs to save the Mother City
06/22/2018

Harvesting icebergs was one of the solutions offered to assist with the water shortages in Cape Town. At the African Utility Week Conference, held in the Mother City in May, Peter Flower, director of water and sanitation in the City of Cape Town, told delegates that the City still needs to reduce water consumption (to 450-million litres per day) to keep Day Zero at bay. With the current usage (of 500-million litres per day) the situation remains dire.

Maximum production, minimal injuries
06/22/2018

Production output in the mining industry is predicated on the smooth functioning of machines, processes and people. Back-to-back shifts are needed to realise full production potential – but it only takes one incident to jeopardise the entire system.

Magic eight for A-OSH
04/24/2018

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.