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24th Mar 2020

Are you covered?

In the current economic climate, no-one can afford an extended and unplanned period of downtime. Are you sure that your insurance covers everything it...

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24th Mar 2020

Where will the money really go?

The plastic bag levy will increase from 12c to 25c at the beginning of next month. Industry leaders are, however, wondering who will really...

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11th Mar 2020

What makes for extraordinary impact gloves?

In an age of abundant information, Stephen Burrow – general manager at Knight Safety Gear – felt it was timely to shine some light...

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11th Mar 2020

A killer cocktail?

Drivers whose judgement has been impaired pose a risk not only to themselves but to all road users. With the legalisation of marijuana for...

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11th Mar 2020

Make health and safety work with Safety Simplified

The independent National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) – a leading global provider of health and safety qualifications based in the...

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26th Feb 2020

Looking ahead to 2020 Vision

Three shows under one roof – that was the positive experience of over 10 000 visitors to Gallagher Convention Centre in May last year....

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26th Feb 2020

Plastics association reacts to South Africa’s water woes

South Africa’s deepening water crisis appears to be firmly on President Cyril Ramaphosa’s mind. Recently, in an open letter published in the media, he...

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25th Feb 2020

New partnership, great heights

Cority will deliver the only IOSH-certified behavioural safety leadership programme worldwide through an exclusive partnership with Andrew Sharman and RMS On February 10, it...

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25th Feb 2020

An A for Nestlé

Nestlé is recognised for its actions to cut emissions, mitigate climate risks and develop the low-carbon economy “Nestlé is pleased to be on the Carbon...

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25th Feb 2020

Lend an ear

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), depression and anxiety cost the global economy one trillion United States dollars (more than R15 trillion) per...

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12th Feb 2020

Application case: Colour-coded maintenance safety in the food industry with Lockout/Tagout

In order to service machinery safely at a large food processing facility, all machine energy sources need to be secured and de-energised Clear visual...

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11th Feb 2020

New year, more challenges

Gary Jack, president of Chubb Insurance South Africa, believes that some of 2019’s key insurance-market challenges are likely to be repeated this year “The...

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11th Feb 2020

Introducing the SHEQMAG Awards!

The International Labour Organization (ILO), a United Nations agency, estimates that approximately 2,3-million people succumb to work-related accidents or diseases globally every year That...

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29th Jan 2020

Plant-based sausages make their debut

Global food giant Nestlé is set to launch a number of plant-based sausages in Europe and the United States, claiming that the foodstuffs look,...

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29th Jan 2020

Toyota ramping up local environmental programmes

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) is ramping up its local environmental initiatives, implementing a strategy that involves all of its 219 Toyota and Lexus...

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