Over the years, many a debate has been started on the impact of the OHS Practitioner. But a critical analysis of the impact of OHS interventions should reveal the fact that OHS has had minimal impact on the level of safety or health in any given system. The safety of a person, or the risk…
Jessica van Zyl
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I recently listened in as a manager introduced a change to his employees. The manager began by explaining what the change was and how the change would help address their department’s needs along with supporting the big-picture corporate change initiative. While the change wasn’t complex, it was going to put a spotlight on this group...
Roger Ailes. Harvey Weinstein. Matt Lauer. With so many high-profile alleged cases of sexual harassment in the news, a new survey states that employers still are not taking steps to prevent and address the widespread issue. A mere 32 percent of American workers say the company for which they work does not provide adequate resources to prevent...
For many SHEQ consultants, adding an extra service offering has become a key to survival. Some have purchased “drones” only to discover it is illegal to operate it for commercial purposes if the operator (pilot) is not registered with the Civil Aviation Authority. A more recent development is the inclusion of property inspections under the...