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Health and safety conferences 2017

Note the formal workshop on health and safety occupational training and qualifications, hosted by the Health and Welfare SETA, on 8-9 March.

David Broadbent discusses safety system health, metrics, percentages, and cake slices.

Cheers to your safety system health

After a visit to a large employer in South Africa, David Broadbent takes a festive look at safety system health, climate, and leadership.

Some Sheq training developments at tertiary and vocational level.

Sheq training update 2016 -2017

This Sheq training update includes occupational course registration; MSc Construction HS; a private bid for safety training quality control; and compliance training.

Chemicals and Allied Industries Association (CAIA) chairman Joachin Schoch.

More chemicals industry diseases

South African chemicals operators reported more chemicals industry diseases among health and safety statistics in the Responsible Care Performance Report 2016.

Department of Labour Chief Inspector Tibor Szana.

OHS Act Amendment Bill for comment soon

The OHS Act Amendment Bill will allow less self-regulation, and more inspections. The Bill will be out for public comment early in 2017 (see detail below).