Workers and people who rarely use ladders, are at higher risk during work at height, due to a false sense of ladder safety competence.
Remote work health and safety is a challenge to Sheq managers serving some people who work abroad, off site, or at home.
As a health and safety practitioner you should manage your CPD (continual professional development) to help sustain your competence.
An large employer is using behavior-based principles to nudge behavior towards a health and safety culture, said She official Charlotte Sieberhagen.
The causes of poor quality management, and a framework for improving the quality of management, services and products, are outlined by Prof John Smallwood.
Gas cylinder safety requires management of exposure to heat, impacts, and other risks. Since they are semi-portable, handling raises many risks.
SANS 10228 guides suppliers and operators on how to manage chemical risks, including labelling, awareness, and storage.
Construction employers, contractors and maintenance contractors, may obtain Construction Regulations exemption.
Site traffic safety is often among the highest risks on site, due to exposure frequency and severity of the potential consequences.
Trench and excavation safety remains in the spotlight following trench collapse incidents in wet, sandy or unstable conditions.
Several health and safety laws and regulations refer to medical surveillance and medical screening, but how does it apply to different industries?
Manual handling risk assessment requires task observation, data, ergonomic parameters, and a management plan.
Safety culture assessment measures your ability to prevent disasters, injuries, and losses, but many people misunderstand the term, safety culture.
Tyre manufacturers advise professional drivers to perform a five-point tyre safety check between every trip, and at refuelling.
An electrical safety checklist is a reminder of elements to include in a health and safety risk management system, assessment, policy, procedure and training
A warehouse safety checklist is a set of reminders to alert operators, supervisors and managers to inefficient or risky practice.
Forklift safety checklists are reminders to alert operators, supervisors and managers to inefficient or risky practices. Here are some examples.
A hose connection clamp rupture and acetylene gas fire, illustrate a health and safety incident investigation, report, and preventive action.
School safety, health and security are manageable risks, writes Mabila Mathebula.