Health and Safety in Schools: How to Develop, Implement and Maintain

Health and Safety in Schools: How to Develop, Implement and Maintain

When we say that Safety is everyone’s business, we fail to also mention that Safety is every place business too. Do not get confused; what I am saying in essence is that inasmuch as safety should be considered by everyone, it should also be considered everywhere. Schools forms another significant location where Health and Safety…

Certified Health and Safety Technician (CHST): Career Path
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Certified Health and Safety Technician (CHST): Career Path

A Certified Health and Safety Technician (CHST) is someone who possesses relevant qualifications and also meet the laid down standards in practicing and implementing Health and Safety. This certification demonstrates competency concerning the Global Harmonized System (GHS) and health and safety principles. The certification cover engineering and administrative controls, work practices, and personal protective equipment…

Public Safety and Health: Major Areas and Career Path
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Public Safety and Health: Major Areas and Career Path

In today’s complex world, the concept of public safety and health has never been more critical. This article moves into the multifaceted aspects public safety which includes safeguarding people, enhancing communities’ well-being and security, covering historical contexts, current challenges, and future directions. Before we move on, let us have a very simple definition of public…

11 Most Common Workplace Safety Mistakes to Look Out For

11 Most Common Workplace Safety Mistakes to Look Out For

Over the years, Health and Safety have grown considerably with benefits such as increase in safety awareness amongst employers and employees, improved safety culture, enhance workplace safety, etc. With all these strides, some ill act do creep in here and there; this is what we refer to as mistakes, in this case, Safety Mistakes. In…

New Jersey Contractor’s Ongoing Disregard for Safety Laws Leads to $1M Penalty

New Jersey Contractor’s Ongoing Disregard for Safety Laws Leads to $1M Penalty

New Jersey Contractor’s Ongoing Disregard for Safety Laws Leads to $1M Penalty – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited a New Jersey contractor for again exposing workers to fall hazards, this time while working at a construction site in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey. OSHA initiated an inspection of Adrian Construction…

13 Health and Safety Activities in the Workplace

13 Health and Safety Activities in the Workplace

Since Health and Safety in the workplace is everyone’s responsibility, it is needful to engage everyone to enhance safety in the workplace. One of the way of engaging everyone in the workplace is through Health and Safety Activities in the Workplace. In this article, we will highlight some Health and Safety activities in the workplace…

Different Kinds of Excavators: Dig Deeper with Power!

Different Kinds of Excavators: Dig Deeper with Power!

Different kinds of excavators include crawler, wheeled, long-reach, and mini excavators. Each type serves specific construction or mining needs. Excavators, integral to modern construction and mining operations, come in various forms to tackle distinct tasks. Crawler excavators, known for their tank-like tracks, provide superior stability and are suitable for hilly terrain.  Wheeled excavators boast mobility…