HSE East Africa

A Framework for Fire Safety in Informal Settlements

The framework aims to help NGOs and governments consider fire safety holistically and proposes a new way to think about fire risk...

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Construction worker dies following wall collapse

One person died and two others were seriously injured when a wall bordering a building under construction collapsed in Kahawa Wendani,...

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Security Guard Killed in Pub Fire

A middle aged man died on Sunday night after a fire engulfed a local pub at Cheburbur area in Eldoret.

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ILO, the Netherlands to take joint action against...

The International Labour Organization and the Government of the Netherlands have announced plans to work together to help eliminate...

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New Tool measures Effectiveness of Workplace Safety...

The Workplace Integrated Safety and Health Assessment measures policies, programs, and practices that promote worker safety, health,...

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Stay Safe around Wood Dust

Wood has natural chemicals and may contain bacteria, molds or fungi. The International Agency for Research on Cancer considers wood...

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Editorial: DOSHS on the Spot over Delayed Construction...

The building meant to house among others the OSH training Institute was started in 2009 and has so far been constructed by 3 different...

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How South Africa's new Cannabis Ruling affects Employees...

Since the Cannabis judgment does not strictly locate private to an adult person's private dwelling, the implications for the workplace...

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Intervention protocols crucial after serious incident:...

The study points out the importance of training workers on potential difficult incidents, so they know what could happen and what...

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Private Office could affect your Health

The study found that workers in open bench seating arrangements were more physically active at the office than those in private offices...

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Reporting of Incidents at the Workplace

An employer or self-employed person shall notify the area occupational safety and health officer of any accident.

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Protection from Noise Induced hearing Loss

The higher the level of noise and the longer individuals are exposed to it, increases the risk they have of suffering harm from it.

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