Category:Featured September/October 2014

Burn baby, burn!
October 5, 2014

Burn baby, burn!

Healthcare waste is often incinerated and dioxins, furans and other toxic air pollutants may be produced as emissions. CLAIRE RENCKEN investigates.

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When under the influence
October 5, 2014

When under the influence

A problem that needs to be met head-on at all levels of an organisation, alcohol and drug abuse is widely acknowledged as one of...

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Putting the colour in SHEQ
October 5, 2014

Putting the colour in SHEQ

Year after year Noshcon delivers the goods – and the 2014 event was no exception. SHEQ MANAGEMENT enjoyed the mix of information and entertainment.

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Proactively addressing skills shortages
October 5, 2014

Proactively addressing skills shortages

Skills shortages are plaguing various South African industries, yet unemployment numbers remain sky-high! SHEQ MANAGEMENT takes a look at how training can be the...

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Certified to Prevent Painful Encounters
October 5, 2014

Certified to Prevent Painful Encounters

Personal protective equipment (PPE) saves lives – full stop. Have you ever thought about what happens before you strap on your live-saving gear? JACO...

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Safe trip
October 5, 2014

Safe trip

Chemicals are used for various functions in a wide range of industries. If transported irresponsibly, they may pose risks to both humans and the...

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It’s an ideal time to get certified
October 5, 2014

It’s an ideal time to get certified

A survey by the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) shows how management systems help tackle global challenges. Ian Osmond, business development manager at Lloyd’s...

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The changing face of risk management
October 5, 2014

The changing face of risk management

As a relatively new discipline, risk management continues to be a constantly researched subject matter – with many experts doing their best to reflect...

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Accolades all round
October 5, 2014

Accolades all round

Vehicle manufacturers the world over are embracing SHEQ standards to the full – and it isn’t going unnoticed. Volkswagen Group South Africa has won...

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