Violence In The Workplace – Causes & Prevention

Violence In The Workplace – Causes & 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. According to OSHA Workplace violence is any act or threat of physical violence, harassment, intimidation, or other threatening disruptive behavior that occurs at the work site. It ranges from threats…

Management Of Health And Safety At Work Regulations 1999

Management Of Health And Safety At Work Regulations 1999

What is “The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999” The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 is the regulation which 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…

TRIR Calculation – Easy Way To Calculate TRIR

TRIR Calculation – Easy Way To Calculate TRIR

Do you know about TRIR calculation? TRIR means – Total Recordable Incident Rate. It is a used 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 treatment cases by medical professionals; It does not include any first…

Loss Prevention In Health And Safety

Loss Prevention In Health And Safety

Loss prevention in safety term that covers all actions taken to prevent loss which could arise from 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. This proactive measures may be in the form of improved safety…

Requirements For Attaining GRAD-IOSH Membership

Requirements For Attaining GRAD-IOSH Membership

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 professional Health and Safety membership organization. They are the voice of the profession, campaigning on issues that affect millions of working people. IOSH set standards, support, develop…

19 Important NEBOSH Command Words You Should Understand

19 Important NEBOSH Command Words You Should Understand

Important NEBOSH Command Words NEBOSH command words are instructional, operational or task words. It explains the approach that should be used in attempting the different questions; it helps understand the depth of the answer required. This is why it is important that before you get into any NEBOSH examination hall, you must understand these command…