Category : Health & Safety

Building under Construction in Kisii Collapses

The four story building under construction in Kisii County collapsed on the morning of Wednesday killing 3 people and injuring at...

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10 Questions Every Safety Professional at Construction...

As the job site constantly changes, it is essential that safety staff review and assess any potential hazards that may affect the...

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Building under Construction Collapses in Kapsabet,...

Construction of the building said to be a hospital had reportedly been suspended by the County Inspectorate for failure to comply...

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Nigeria Occupational Safety and Health Bill on Course

The Bill will put in place a framework to develop and promote standards that define the exposure limits to chemicals, other biological...

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Prolonged Standing Can Double Your Risk of Heart Disease

Those who primarily stand at work are twice as likely to develop heart disease as people who primarily sit.

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Ethiopia: Fire At Biggest Stadium Construction Site...

Families of the deceased were offered just 15,000 Birr, about 640 US Dollars, as compensation while the injured have received medical...

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Influence of ILO Convention on OSH Law in Kenya

Kenya is yet to ratify Convention 155 and its 2002 Protocol. The Convention has been prioritized for ratification, and is awaiting...

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Careers: Minimum Qualifications for Kenya OSH Practitioners

For someone to qualify for approval as an OSH adviser, he or she must have the following qualifications:

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Construction of "Nakumatt Downtown" Building to Proceed

The building's construction was stopped in November 2016 after an audit revealed non-compliance to building regulations.

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Miners Electrocuted in Nyatike Gold mines

According to media reports, the electrocution was caused by faulty electrical pumping equipment which was used to pump water from...

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BSI draft guidance on applying ISO 45001

This draft British Standard provides guidance to assist organizations successfully implement ISO 45001, in a way that is proportionate...

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ISO 45001 Standard: What next?

OHSAS 18001 will be withdrawn after 3 years following publication of ISO 45001, therefore certificates will lapse.

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