7 Control Measures For Noise Pollution In The Workplace

7 Control Measures For Noise Pollution In The Workplace

Try these 7 Control Measures For Noise Pollution In The Workplace and improve employee health and happiness. The Causes of Noise Pollution in the Workplace, whether it is from an office, manufacturing plant, or construction site, can cause employees to develop high blood pressure and stress levels. Although studies have shown that noise pollution can cause…

Machine Safety Category Ratings You Should Know

Machine Safety Category Ratings You Should Know

The Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has set certain standards for various industries to ensure that workers can operate machinery safely. These standards are called machine safety category ratings, and they are designed to help protect workers from injury and death. Most machinery falls into four Machine Safety Category Ratings- Here…

How Much Is Occupational Health And Safety Professionals Salary

How Much Is Occupational Health And Safety Professionals Salary

I hear people ask – How much does an Occupational Health and Safety Professional earn. It is an important question though, after all, money is a motivation factor; more money more motivation. I want to state here clearly that Occupational Health and Safety Professionals salary varies based on industry, organization, years of experience, staff level,…

What is PAT Testing (Portable appliance testing)

What is PAT Testing (Portable appliance testing)

PAT testing also known as portable appliance testing is the name of a process in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, New Zealand, and Australia by which electrical appliances are routinely checked for safety. It is the term used to describe the examination of electrical appliances and equipment to ensure they are safe to…

Employees Responsibilities For Health And Safety At Work Act 1974

Employees Responsibilities For Health And Safety At Work Act 1974

Employee’s Responsibilities for Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 is the area of the act that stipulates employees’ duty to health and safety. The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, sometimes referred to as HSW, HSWA, HASAW 1974, or HASAWA is an Act of Parliament that sets out the framework for managing workplace…

What is Licensed Safety Professional Certification (BCSP)

What is Licensed Safety Professional Certification (BCSP)

Before I talk about the Licensed Safety Professional Certification. Let us have an overview of what qualifies someone as a Certified Safety Professional. A Certified Safety Professional is a safety professional who has met education and experience standards, has demonstrated by examination the knowledge that applies to professional safety practice, continues to meet Re-certification requirements…

How To Calculate OSHA Recordable Incident Rate
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How To Calculate OSHA Recordable Incident Rate

OSHA recordable incident rate is expressed as – The total number of recordable illnesses and injuries per 100 full-time employees in a year. The word recordable is used because not all kinds of incidents are captured when calculating the OSHA recordable incident rate; only recordable incidents. OSHA recordable incidents or illnesses are: Any work-related fatality….

List Of All NEBOSH Courses

List Of All NEBOSH Courses

This article aims to give a breakdown of all NEBOSH courses; and qualifications awarded by NEBOSH (National Examination Board on Occupational Safety and Health) Before I list all the NEBOSH courses available, I want to highlight here that NEBOSH courses are divided into basically four (4) parts. NEBOSH awards NEBOSH certificates NEBOSH diplomas NEBOSH masters…