Foam Fire Extinguishers; How it Works

Foam Fire Extinguishers; How it Works

Foam fire extinguishers are one of the most common types of fire extinguishers and are generally used for fires involving flammable solids and liquids. Foam fire extinguishers create a cooling blanket effect, smothering burning materials and preventing re-ignition. Foam Fire Extinguisher It is not for use on chip pan fires unless they are described specifically…

Violence In The Workplace: Causes and Prevention

Violence In The Workplace: Causes and Prevention

Violence in the Workplace or occupational violence refers to violence, usually in the form of physical abuse or threat, that creates a risk to the health and safety of an employee or multiple employees. What is Violence in the Workplace According to OSHA; Workplace violence is any act or threat of physical violence, harassment, intimidation, or other threatening disruptive behavior that occurs at the…

TRIR Calculation: Easy Way To Calculate TRIR

TRIR Calculation: Easy Way To Calculate TRIR

TRIR Calculation gives insight into your company’s past safety performance, it is a must-know for Safety professionals. TRIR means – Total Recordable Incident Rate. It is a lagging indicator used to quantify an organization’s safety performance. It includes all fatalities, lost time injuries, restricted work cases, cases of substitute work due to injury, and medical…

OSHA 30: Everything You Should Know

OSHA 30: Everything You Should Know

OSHA 30 is one of OSHA’s outreach programs. It is divided into two (2): 30-Hour Training for Construction 30-Hour Training for General Industry 30-Hour Training for Construction The OSHA 30-hour Construction Industry Outreach Training course is a comprehensive safety program designed for anyone involved in the construction industry. Specifically devised for safety directors, foremen, and…

Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999

Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999

The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 is the regulation that places a duty on employers to assess and manage risks to their employees and others arising from work activities. The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 does it only place duties on employers, it also places a duty…

Loss Prevention In Health And Safety

Loss Prevention In Health And Safety

Loss prevention in safety terms covers all actions taken to prevent loss that could arise from an accident. It is the name given to the activities that help provide anticipatory safety measures for the prevention of accidents. Loss prevention includes proactive measures to prevent or abate potential risks. These proactive measures may be in the form of…

GRAD-IOSH Membership Requirements; A Clear Career Path

GRAD-IOSH Membership Requirements; A Clear Career Path

Attaining a GRAD-IOSH Membership is a great level of achievement desired by many who want to reach the peak of their career in Occupational Health and Safety. IOSH meaning Institute of Occupational Safety and Health is a British and internationally recognized chartered Health and Safety organization for Health and safety professionals. As the world’s biggest…

How Much is NEBOSH International Diploma?

How Much is NEBOSH International Diploma?

If you are planning to enroll for the NEBOSH IDip in Occupational Health and Safety, then you may be asking How Much Is NEBOSH International Diploma? NOTE: There is no fixed cost for the NEBOSH International Diploma examination; NEBOSH does not fix the price in its entirety. NEBOSH only provides an examination cost which includes the…