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SHEQ Management

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

17th Aug 2020

A sizzling snare?

A sizzling snare? 17th Aug 2020 American singer and songwriter Lana Del Rey had everyone singing along to “Summertime Sadness” from her 2012 album...

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17th Aug 2020

2020: Year of the black swan

2020: Year of the black swan 17th Aug 2020 Black swan events – those out-of-the-blue, large-scale occurrences that might only be rationalised with hindsight...

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17th Aug 2020

Socially distanced OSH Training

Socially distanced OSH Training 17th Aug 2020 As the lockdown eases, more workplaces and educational centres are returning to work. GRAHAM PEARSON, chairperson of...

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17th Aug 2020

Innovation takes flight

Innovation takes flight 17th Aug 2020 The potential danger of gas is that it can be present without any indication (by sight or smell)....

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17th Aug 2020

Get ready to rumble during lockdown

Get ready to rumble during lockdown 17th Aug 2020 It is often said that opportunity arises out of adversity. Covid-19 has been massively disruptive,...

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17th Aug 2020

Trained to have a head for heights

Trained to have a head for heights 17th Aug 2020 Falls from height remains one of the biggest causes of fatalities and major injuries...

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17th Aug 2020

Hand protection in the age of Corona

Hand protection in the age of Corona 17th Aug 2020 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) suppliers have always known the importance of hand protection against...

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31st Jul 2020

Certified clash with Covid-19

Certified clash with Covid-19 31st Jul 2020 Organisations are coming up with innovative ways to battle the Covid-19 pandemic. But not all solutions have...

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31st Jul 2020

Human error debunked, while curiosity and collaboration win

Human error debunked, while curiosity and collaboration win 31st Jul 2020 The EHS Congress has catapulted itself into the centre of the health and...

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31st Jul 2020

Below zero

Below zero 31st Jul 2020 Oymyakon, Russia, is reportedly the coldest inhabited place on Earth. During November the average temperature is a shivering -39°C....

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31st Jul 2020

How much more?

How much more? 31st Jul 2020 Load shedding is zapping billions from the economy in lost productivity and production, as well as damaged equipment....

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31st Jul 2020

Cyberattacks pose a serious threat to SA business

Cyberattacks pose a serious threat to SA business 31st Jul 2020 Imagine being held to ransom for your business records and data by criminals...

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3rd Jul 2020

Local is still lekker

The “local is lekker” slogan has been around for some time. The current pandemic-induced predicament has, however, made it even more crucial for South...

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3rd Jul 2020

Building bridges

How important are health and safety officers at construction sites? Johan Heyneke, health and safety consultant at Riscon Consultants, explores the issue Contractor management...

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3rd Jul 2020

Accident prevention – are we slipping up?

Sadly, and despite the ongoing hype around preventing accidents in the workplace, incidents continue to rise around the world. What’s the position in South...

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