This health and safety training update of March 2017 includes an occupational health and welfare qualifications policy workshop; and training funding.
According to the SA Disaster Management Act, a National Disaster Management Centre (NDMC) has to integrate and co-ordinate loss prevention.
Gauteng Department of Health budget overspend will reach R1.6-b by March 2017, partly due to negligence, and the occupational dispensation.
This health and safety law update of February 2017 includes health facilities; medicines; Bargaining Councils; and environmental prosecution.
Health and safety management is becoming part of business culture in Liberia, but the state still lacks a comprehensive safety policy.
An SA Parliamentary Committee said the Labour Department performance self-assessment of 50% was ‘depressing and unacceptable’.
The Department of Labour called for comment on the Draft Ergonomics Regulations under the OHS Act, before 27 April 2017. Here are some links.
State records show very few legal mine closures, indicating lack of environmental rehabilitation, lingering liabilities, and lack of state rehab capacity.
The Department of Health Directorate of Radiation Control could merge its radiation safety functions with the National Nuclear Regulator (NNR).
Mining safety statistics figures for 2016 have improved by 5% against the previous year, said the DMR.
Liquidated Irca SA trademarks were sold on auction to Wohbag, a property investor run by Gert De Wet Jordaan, for R2.5-m in December.
Note the formal workshop on health and safety occupational training and qualifications, hosted by the Health and Welfare SETA, on 8-9 March.
The High Court in 2017 will hear the appeal of employers against the right of gold miners or widows to claim silicosis mining compensation in a class action.
After a visit to a large employer in South Africa, David Broadbent takes a festive look at safety system health, climate, and leadership.
This Sheq training update includes occupational course registration; MSc Construction HS; a private bid for safety training quality control; and compliance training.
This health and safety law update of December 2016 includes health standards, rail and road safety; and foreign farm workers.