Master Builders Association SA supports construction safety registration for OHS practitioners at the statutory registrar in 2013.
The SA OHS Act review of 2013 could introduce compulsory registration of occupational health and safety practitioners in all sectors. An amendment could lead OHS practice to expensive ‘professionalisation’ promises, instead of research, training and education.
The SA Society for Quality, SASQ, is extending its scope to represent general Sheq practitioners in the quality body.
A South African health and safety practitioner with a UK diploma, Kevin Bellairs, calls on the Department of Labour to handle safety registration instead.
Quality managers, consultants and auditors aim to form an umbrella federation board for professional development and quality registration.
OHSAP safety registration would standardise salaries and professional rates, writes IoSM OSPC chairperson Joep Joubert in support of the disputed scheme.
I received an IoSM letter on “Registration for Occupational Safety Professionals,” promoting OHSAP safety registration, by the Occupational Safety Professional Council (OSPC).
Opponents to proposed compulsory safety registration of construction safety practitioners, have asked the Minister of Labour to review a phrase in a draft amendment.
Some health and safety practitioners support a Construction Regulations amendment draft on construction safety registration, but differ on which body should do it.