Sheqafrica.com is Africa’s leading independent online occupational safety, health, environment and quality (Sheq) magazine.
MISSION: To promote sustainable business management by providing an online forum for Sheq news, articles, products, services, legislation, jobs and blogs, focused on Africa.
Sheqafrica.com serves workplace safety, health, environment and quality decision makers. The website is designed to keep workers, managers and Sheq professionals informed on major issues, up to date on new developments, and in touch with current thinking in African Sheq practice.
VISITORS: People involved in Sheq management at work. We host about 15 000 visitors per month, of whom 11 000 are unique visitors. Of these visits, 98.2% originate in South Africa and African countries.
CONTENT: We serve the Sheq information needs of managers, safety coordinators, OHS staff, hygienists, loss control specialists, engineers, occupational medical practitioners, occupational health nurses, H&S committee members, environment managers, safety representatives, state and organised labour officials.
The website is updated weekly with news and articles, including features dealing with African Sheq trends, new developments, and emerging operational risk issues. Articles also cover case studies and profiles of innovative and successful programs and people.
Sheqafrica.com’s authoritative features and timely news coverage are designed to make Sheq practice easier. From controlling hazards, to complying with new legislation, to managing absence rates, Sheqafrica.com covers the issues that matter in a lively, readable style.
This website brings together a wealth of news and features on a wide array of Sheq management topics, where visitors may share their experiences and views, and benefit from the knowledge and experience of other Sheq practitioners in Africa.
Edmond Furter is a freelance technical journalist, specialising in occupational Sheq (Samtrac Cum Laude 2004, internal environmental auditor ISO 14001, NQA). Edmond has won six journalism awards. He is a former editor of Safety Management, Occupational Risk Management, and ReSource, and sub-edited the Kagiso and Maskew Miller traumatology book, ‘Corporate Hyenas at Work’, for Dr Susan Marais-Steinman.
Contact the editor on 011 955 6732 or click here to email him.
Ben Fouché started Sheqafrica.com in June 2007. In May 2016, he sold the publication to DeNovo Media, a division of the Cygma Group.
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