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Risk: Concept & Components

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Whenever there is a likelihood scenario of losing someone or something of value, there is risk associated. In a broader perspective, risk can also be understood as potential for loss. 645 more words


NEBOSH International Health & Safety Qualifications Transcending Borders

According to ILO (International Labour Organisation) estimates, in the region of 2.3 million workers each year die from an occupational injury or illnesses, (this equates to over 6,300 workers dying each day across the world) despite a rising global recognition of the importance of good health and safety practices in the workplace. 1,105 more words

Health And Safety Training

Defibrilators and CPR - the business essentials

Guest post: Fiona King for defibshop.co.uk – independent supplier of defibrillators and AED training.

What businesses need to know about defibrillators and CPR

According to the British Heart Foundation, each year, tens of thousands of people in the UK suffer from sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) outside of a hospital environment. 1,099 more words

Occupational Health & Safety

How NEBOSH Shaped My Career - an interview with lead North American tutor, Brian Sumbot

An Interview With Brian Sumbot

How did you get into Health & Safety as a career?

As is the case with many others practitioners, I didn’t┬ánecessarily embark on my career with the aim of being a safety specialist. 1,769 more words

Occupational Health & Safety

OHS - A Year in Review, 2016

Legal compliance and good planning are the cornerstones of any good Occupational Health and Safety policy, so it’s a good time of year for those involved in the Health and Safety arena, to reflect on the past year and any significant changes therein. 1,956 more words

Health And Safety Regulations

Components of an Effective OHS Accountability System: part 2

Last week we introduced Accountability Systems and why they are important to the modern organisation and specifically, the┬áhealth and safety function. This post delves a little deeper into building a successful Occupational Safety and Health accountability system in simple to apply steps… 1,149 more words

Occupational Health & Safety

Oregon OSHA Provides Forester, Fire, and Construction Training Grants

-The City of Bend Fire Department is getting a $30,710 grant to launch a training project designed to reduce injuries and claims costs among firefighters by improving the efficiency of their physical movements and their flexibility and core strength.- 53 more words