In the wake of recent data breach incidents, it is imperative that businesses give the provisions of the Protection of Personal Information Act, No 4 of 2013 (Act) their full attention, even though the substantive provisions of the Act are not yet in force. This is borne out by the reality that these incidents are affecting South…
Jessica van Zyl
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Structural failures and other jobsite disasters can lead to financial and legal problems — as well as damage to the contractor’s reputation. On many construction projects, there is a risk of a worker being injured or a structural failure while the job is in progress. But for most contractors, those scenarios are more of what-if...
HSE personnel often get asked “are you ready” for commissioning? Sometimes they even have real input, but most of the time we are just a body that is required to be there. The international Association of Commissioning Engineers (IACE) definition for commissioning is as follows: Commissioning is the disciplined and systematic process of assuring that...
The Executive Management of the Department of Labour in the Free State together with officials of the Department will be commemorating this year’s Workers Month by visiting a number of workplaces in and around the province to interact with workers on matters of mutual importance. Coined workplace walk-abouts, these visits will see workers being given...