UK-based Institute of Safety and Health, IOSH, has applied to SAQA to become the OHS Registrar in SA. Public comment ends on 25 February.
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Employers and users are responsible to maintain intrinsic safety, and ensure safe use, of portable electric tools, cords and plugs.
Employers who introduce and accommodate spiritual intelligence (SQ) in the workplace are more successful and sustainable, write Findhorn Foundation consultants.
Johannesburg’s Wits University launches a mining research body to develop new growth, health, safety and social technology in 2013, reclaiming a CSIR role.
The African Union launches a food, beverage and animal feed safety authority and risk alert system to support public and occupational health and trade in 2013.
Maintenance risk presents additional health, safety, environment and quality risks, due to disruption, communication, lockout, startup and modifications.
Quality management enables any organisation to improve products or service, reduce loss, and grow market share, said an ISO 90001 company at Washeq 2012.
Dust and fumes from grinding and similar jobs raise the question of which type of disposable or re-usable respirators and PPE to use.