Sheqafrica.com is Africa's largest online Magazine for the Risk & Compliance profession. It is co-owned by Shane Lishman and the Africa Media Group.

Editor-in-Chief:
Jessica van Zyl

Independent Contributors and Media Partners:
Patrick Deale - Labour Lawyer
Louis Fourie - Environmental Lawyer
Mabila Mathebula
Rudy D. Maritz

Other Africa Media Publications:
PropertyWeb
Durbs Business Online
Bloem Business Online
Joburg Business Online
Limpopo Business Online

Originally founded by Ben Fouche of Real Babe Media, Sheqafrica.com has been serving the SHEQ industry since 2007 and contains over 1600 articles from various experts in the Safety, Health and Environmental Management fields. Today, Sheqafrica.com is proudly co-owned by the Africa Media Group(50%) and focuses on Human Resources Management, Risk & Compliance on the African Continent.
The role of the HR and IR practitioner remains undisputed in the selection and placement of competent staff, while the education and training of people goes a long way in achieving business objective.

Sheqafrica.com covers topics on risk & compliance related to basic human rights:
S = Safety in our workplaces and communities
H = Healthcare
E = The Environment we live in
Q = Quality of Life
Sheqafrica.com is an online publication by:
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Internal OHS Management Compliance Auditing

EHS Training will be hosting a series of Internal OHS Management Compliance Auditing training course from April 2019. The course is designed for Compliance Officers at companies responsible for good corporate governance and will equip them with the knowledge to understand the difference between “management system requirements” and the regulatory requirements applicable from which a...

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Unfinished Water and Sanitation infrastructure projects

The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) and the Lepelle Northern Water Board met to discuss its unfinished water and sanitation infrastructure projects in the Limpopo, Gauteng, North West, Free State and Northern Cape provinces. The aim was to show and bring to the table the reasons for the delays in the completion of the...

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Sheqafrica.com revives its Free SA Edition

Sheqafrica.com has revived its free SHEQ Magazine started in 2018 with a new drive to attract more free readers. This also opens a new avenue of business services being advertised for free. Running back to back with Sheqafrica.com’s change-over to a paid service from 1 March 2019, the free edition will offer content dating back...

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Sheqafrica.com appoints new Editor tasked with Transformation

Africa Media, one of the two owners of Sheqafrica.com and other online magazines, have appointed Jessica van Zyl as its new Editor-in-Chief effective from 4 March 2019. Jessica studied Journalism at Howard College in KZN and brings 12 years of experience to the scene. In addition, she also holds a NEBOSH IGC and a few...

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Who has access to your Personal Medical Information?

As an employee you may have found yourself involved in the debate on “medical testing” and your personal medical information to see if you are fit to do the job you have applied for. And in many cases these medical tests are somewhat invasive and often a bit embarrassing. And although there is nothing preventing...

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EHS Training to start series of SMETA Workshops in June

SMETA is an audit methodology, providing a compilation of best practice ethical audit techniques. It is designed to help auditors conduct high quality audits that encompass all aspects of responsible business practice, covering Sedex’s four pillars of Labour, Health and Safety, Environment and Business Ethics. Sedex is a global membership organisation  that prides itself on...

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OHS Act “Compliance” illegal in so many ways

OHS Practitioners are still flaunting the law. Could it be incompetence? Stupidity? Or dreams of grandeur? Or is there a serious lack of basic legal knowledge in the OHS curriculum? Should OHS practitioners even be involved in law enforcement? Sheqafrica.com is investigating the issue of Privacy Law and how OHS practice lags behind in complying...

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Structural collapse inquiry appointed by Department of Labour to start with second sitting

The Imperial Logistics Construction Structural collapse inquiry appointed by the Department of Labour to investigate the causes of the collapse of a building in Jacobs, Durban is to sit for a second session from 04-15 March 2019. Expected to take a stand is Robert Wilkens, an expert witness from Benrob Construction. The inquiry is sitting...

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Wall collapse kills three; one injured

A wall collapse killed three construction workers, believed to be in their 30’s,  and one sustained critical injuries following yet another structural collapse in Isipingo south of Durban on the 18th of February 2019. It’s understood the men were working at a construction site at the time of the collapse on Monday afternoon. Rescue Care’s Garrith...

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EHS Training launches Call Centre Safety Workshops in SA

Call centre workers spend a large part of their working day sitting in front of a computer monitor in what is defined as sedentary work. This exposes them to a unique set of hazards unlike the general factory or office environment. EHS Training has developed a compliance driven Call Centre Safety Workshop and will start...

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