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28th Aug 2019

Perfecting the art of putting!

Inspired by a driver-assistance system it has developed for its vehicles, Nissan has created a golf ball that provides the perfect putt – every...

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28th Aug 2019

Timeous maintenance saves lives

The Brady Inspection Timer – a new LED tag that counts down to maintenance The innovative Brady Inspection Timer can help to save lives...

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28th Aug 2019

Humans throw a spanner into cybersecurity’s works

More than half of cybersecurity breaches involving industrial computer networks happen because of employee errors, a recent survey has found Despite automation, the human...

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28th Aug 2019

Genetic sequencing: A new way of curbing malaria?

In an effort to curb the spread of malaria in sub-Saharan Africa, field trials using a specially developed mobile genetic sequencing kit have been...

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21st Aug 2019

Risk averse or dangerously ambivalent?

A survey conducted by DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) – the 2018 Global Operations Risk Survey of Corporate Leaders – has revealed startling findings. Based...

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21st Aug 2019

Drone to the rescue

When a leak in a boiler at a coal-fired power station in Limpopo recently threatened electricity supply, a drone was deployed to carry out...

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14th Aug 2019

Improving safety on the road

Powerful camera system aimed at improving safety for drivers, passengers and other road users Opel-Vauxhall has announced a new Surround Rear Vision camera system...

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14th Aug 2019

The changing face of OHS

Moves by the Department of Employment and Labour to employ an additional 500 occupational health and safety (OHS) inspectors is likely to have far-reaching...

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14th Aug 2019

Women in leadership roles

Bureau Veritas Southern Africa inspires with a powerful team of women leaders, projecting gravitas in celebration of Women’s Day Bureau Veritas Southern Africa, a...

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1st Aug 2019

Managing safety risks on the road

How Cargo Carriers’ skilled and experienced team upholds the highest standards to ensure the safe and efficient transportation of dangerous goods In certain concentrations,...

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31st Jul 2019

Transport system shines at Africa Cup

How did Egypt cope in safely and efficiently transporting the influx of fans to recent Africa Cup of Nations football matches in cities across...

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31st Jul 2019

SABS raises portable toilet concerns

The South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) has offered to work with municipalities to design a set of specific requirements for the efficient functioning...

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31st Jul 2019

Safety first in vehicle insulation

To meet stringent quality, acoustic, safety and environmental requirements demanded by motor manufacturers, insulating materials used in vehicles need to meet the highest standards...

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31st Jul 2019

Cyberattack blackout: A warning to cities

A security expert says that while no businesses are safe from cyber hackers, cities appear to have become preferred targets for ransomware criminals A...

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16th Jul 2019

NOSA joins forces with Stellenbosch University

NOSA has signed an agreement with Stellenbosch University aimed at elevating its product offerings and enhancing the employability of its learners NOSA has confirmed...

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