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FEATURES

SHEQ MANAGEMENT

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

Going beyond safety
July 10, 2017

Going beyond safety

As a representative of the internationally acclaimed personal protective equipment (PPE) manufacturer, Honeywell, at A-OSH Expo 2017, HSE Solutions set out to be the...

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Revenue buried in the waste industry
July 6, 2017

Revenue buried in the waste industry

The recycling sector accounts for only ten percent of the waste industry, yet it can help unlock resources worth R17 billion. MARISKA MORRIS finds...

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No cutting corners with PPE
July 6, 2017

No cutting corners with PPE

With the possibility of another credit rating downgrade looming, economists are predicting that there could be tough economic times ahead. ANLERIE DE WET finds...

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Right people in the right places
July 6, 2017

Right people in the right places

When the quality of a product isn’t up to scratch, the marketing department has to deal with the complaints from customers, while the real...

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Putting the country and companies at risk
July 6, 2017

Putting the country and companies at risk

Corruption is the number one risk to South Africa, with unemployment in second place, according to the Institute of Risk Management of South Africa’s...

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Addressing skills on track
July 6, 2017

Addressing skills on track

The South African rail industry faces a shortage of skills. We look at how this can be solved

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Is the new internet bill cause for concern?
April 7, 2017

Is the new internet bill cause for concern?

A recent cybersecurity bill has not received any fanfare, just criticism and concern

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A-OSH Expo 2017: calling all OSH professionals
April 7, 2017

A-OSH Expo 2017: calling all OSH professionals

A-OSH Expo 2017, Africa’s leading occupational safety and health exhibition, takes place between May 30 and June 1, at the Gallagher Convention Centre in...

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Spawning chips
April 7, 2017

Spawning chips

Only the best quality potatoes are selected for Lay’s chips. That’s what Simba, producer of these chips, claims. Alas, that’s not strictly true –...

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Drowning in waste
April 7, 2017

Drowning in waste

South African landfills are 94-percent full, while the country continues to produce about 53 425 t of waste per day. Recycling is a matter...

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Protecting female employees with the right PPE
April 7, 2017

Protecting female employees with the right PPE

Specially designed personal protective equipment (PPE) for women is helping to protect female employees. MARISKA MORRIS takes a look at this increasingly popular trend

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Department of Labour lays down new rules
April 7, 2017

Department of Labour lays down new rules

New regulations relating to ergonomics are being legislated. They’re definitely good news for employees. Can the same be said for employers?

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