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Our monthly features are designed to cover the core areas of interest within the safety, health, environment and quality industries.

6th May 2021

Suspension trauma can kill you!

Suspension trauma can kill you! 6th May 2021 Suspension trauma, also known as harness hang syndrome, suspension syndrome or suspension syncope, is a life-threatening...

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6th May 2021

An eye from up high

An eye from up high 16th Apr 2021 Working at height, says the health and safety Executive – an independent regulator in Great Britain...

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6th May 2021

Are your gas detectors suitable for the job?

Are your gas detectors suitable for the job? 16th Apr 2021 Since every work site is unique and can present different safety challenges, it...

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6th May 2021

New book unravels Social Psychology of Risk in the workplace

New book unravels Social Psychology of Risk in the workplace 16th Apr 2021 The social psychology of risk (SPOR) represents a new way of...

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6th May 2021

To vaccinate or not to vaccinate? Does it provide any safety?

To vaccinate or not to vaccinate? Does it provide any safety? 16th Apr 2021 Vaccines are a critical tool in the battle against Covid-19,...

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6th May 2021

Did you choose the right back-up power supply?

Did you choose the right back-up power supply? 16th Apr 2021 The arrival of the colder winter months in South Africa heralds the threat...

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6th May 2021

Hands-on skin and hand protection

Hands-on skin and hand protection 19th Apr 2021 BRIAN MOSELY, technical and R&D manager for the SHOWA Group, writes that as the Covid-19 pandemic...

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16th Apr 2021

Beware of Covid fatigue and complacency

Beware of Covid fatigue and complacency 16th Apr 2021 South Africans were all relieved when President Cyril Ramaphosa announced recently that the first two...

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16th Apr 2021

Busting the myths

Busting the myths 16th Apr 2021 Workplace hygiene has always been important, and in the age of Covid-19 the world is paying more attention...

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25th Feb 2021

Arc Safety: No Flash in the Pan

Arc Safety: No Flash in the Pan 25th Feb 2021 A short causing an arc flash within an electrical device produces light and heat,...

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25th Feb 2021

Is single-use packaging saving the planet?

Is single-use packaging saving the planet? 25th Feb 2021 According to a recently published life-cycle-assessment (LCA) study, paper-based single-use products provide significant key environmental...

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25th Feb 2021

How to work from home – the lean Toyota Way!

How to work from home – the lean Toyota Way! 25th Feb 2021 Toyota Motor Corporation is renowned for its lean production management system....

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25th Feb 2021

A brighter future on the horizon?

A brighter future on the horizon? 25th Feb 2021 2020 was a challenging year, to say the least, but it did deliver some positive...

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24th Feb 2021

Unexpected benefits

Unexpected benefits 24th Feb 2021 Financial services and medical insurance organisations have become more environmentally friendly, customer-centric and digitally smart as the Covid effect...

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11th Jan 2021

LNG: Mining fuel of the future?

LNG: Mining fuel of the future? 10th Dec 2020 TheWorldCounts, which sources its data from various organisations, research institutions and news services, notes that...

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