SACPCMP Registrar Nomvule Rakolote told a Public Works committee that Competition Commission rulings could stop construction health and safety registration.
The SACPCMP, registrar for project managers and construction health and safety professionals, clarified construction health and safety liability.
Standard services of a Construction Health and Safety Agent job follow the six stages of construction. Here is the scope of services.
Construction people agree on 38 practices, and six factors for preventing fatalities, injuries and diseases, towards zero harm in construction.
Construction contractors in Malawi complain that formal construction safety procedures are not regarded as a mandatory practice.
A wind gust and scaffolding weaknesses caused the M1 /Grayston Drive pedestrian bridge collapse, said a witness for the contractor.
The Grayston Drive structural bridge collapse inquiry resumes on 7 July 2016, with seven days of testimony from construction contractor Murray & Roberts.
Employers had formed a construction professions board, initiated by Master Builders North, to develop and grade construction workers and companies in 2016.
The Grayston Drive bridge collapse inquiry will investigate contractor Murray & Robers; the Construction Health and Safety Agent; and the supplier of materials and design.
Prof John Smallwood reports on concrete slab collapse prevention. He quantifies the relative importance of health and safety registration.
The SACPCMP is visiting schools and universities to convince learners and students of construction health and safety registration, on the promise of finding mentors, vacation work, and jobs.
In construction, I have seen the risk continuum extend, changed and manipulated. The overall risk profile is always compromised.
The Verulam concrete batch collapse at KatzStone Granite and Quartz in KwaZulu-Natal, left one worker dead and three injured, including the owner.
The Grayston Drive bridge collapse scaffolding would be cleared after contractors Murray & Roberts get approval for a detailed incident site protocol.
Role-players should integrate management of health and safety in construction phases, the ACHASM conference 2015 in Cape Town agreed.
Lafarge Africa won the manufacturing HSE (Health, Safety and Environment) Practice award at the annual Nigerian Safety Excellence Hall of Fame 2015.
Construction culture change would attract women, and gain form their ability to multi-task.
On 24 July 2015, the exemptions to Regulation 3 of the Construction Regulations were published. Shavanya takes a look at the impact of the Construction Regulations exemptions.
The DOL accepts SACPCMP applications as construction health and safety registration exemptions. Construction permit exemptions are based on project cost.
Spending R2.5bn a year on health and safety compensation claims due to construction incidents, has forced the Labour Department to tighten its regulations.