Fire Extinguisher Price Based On Types And Sizes

In this article I will present fire extinguisher price based on types and sizes of the fire extinguisher. Fire extinguisher being a very important equipment should be installed in all organizations, academic institutions, Religious institutions, Government offices, etc.   In the next paragraph, I will present to us prices for fire extinguishers in Nigeria, and…

Halon Fire Extinguisher: How It Works And Its Limitations

Halon fire extinguisher contains an extinguishing agent called Halon. Halon is a liquefied, compressed gas that stops the spread of fire by chemically disrupting combustion and does not leave a residue upon evaporation.   Types Of Halon Fire Extinguisher Halon 1211 is used only in portable extinguishers and is a streaming agent. A halon fire…

4 Keys To Improving Health And Safety Culture

What Is Safety Culture Safety culture according to Wikipedia is the attitude, beliefs, perceptions and values that employees share in relation to health and safety in the workplace. It can also be said to be the product of individual and group values, attitudes, perception, competencies and patterns of behavior that determine the commitment to, and the…

What Is Process Safety

Process Safety is a term commonly used in the process industries to describe the safety requirements related to design and operation of hazardous processes. This article aims to give a highlight on some key areas of the subject matter. The areas will include: Elements of the process safety management system and Some process safety areas (Hazid, Hazop,…

How To Write A Good Incident Report

Incident Investigation/ Incident Report Process Incident (Accident) investigation and incident report process is an integral element of the health and safety management system. It is a reactive measure adopted to monitor the effectiveness of the health and safety management system. Incidents includes: Accident, near miss, dangerous occurrences, etc. Our interest in this article is on Accident….

Work Accident – Types, Causes & Prevention

Work accident is a discrete occurrence in the course of work leading to physical or mental occupational injury. According to the International Labour Organization (ILO), more than 337 million accidents happen on the job each year, resulting, together with occupational diseases, in more than 2.3 million deaths annually. Types Of Work Accident 1. Overexertion: Injuries from overexertion include, as sprains…

Confine Space Entry Hoist

What Is A Confine Space Entry Hoist Confine space entry hoist are designed for manhole and confined space entry, retrieval, and rescue applications. From portable hoist systems designed for quick and easy set-up, to permanent installations intended for frequent use. There are different types of Confine space entry hoist, i will highlight some of them….

Type Of Fire Extinguishing Agent That Should Not Be Used In A Confine Space

Not all types of fire extinguishing agent should be used in a confined space as some agent could pose additional risk to occupants of the confine space. At the end of this article you will get to know the “Type of fire extinguishing agent that should not be used in a confine space”.   Major Hazards…