This health and safety training update of March 2017 includes an occupational health and welfare qualifications policy workshop; and training funding.
Health and safety management is becoming part of business culture in Liberia, but the state still lacks a comprehensive safety policy.
Effective selection, issue, use, and management of personal protective equipment, requires a detailed PPE policy.
Ghana had asked employers to manage environmental health impacts, as part of their business sustainability goals.
This health and safety laws update of February 2015, includes forestry labour inspections, compensation fraud hearings, a transfer scam, and policy on ‘commercial’ labour unions.
The South African Hazardous Biological Agents law will extend to health work employers, who have to implement a management system by 2017.
The SA Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) calls for comment on environmental assessor registration from EAPs and the public before 12 January 2015.
The SA Department of Labour criticised public service employers and state departments for dismal health and safety inspection results and “OHS disregard”.