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Workshop on Occupational Health & Safety ACC Chanda, Maharashtra on 4th & 5th October 2017

The Workshop on “Occupational Health & Safety” in Cement Sector was organised at ACC Chanda, Maharashtra on 4th & 5th October 2017. There were 43 participants from the Cement Unions of Rajasthan. 302 more words

Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) Provisions and Policies in Nepal: A Brief Review in Retrospect

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Introduction

As per International Labour Organization (ILO) estimation, 2.3 million people die every year from work-related accidents and diseases globally. More than 160 million people suffer from occupational and work-related diseases, and there are 313 million non-fatal accidents per year. 1,384 more words

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Nepal National Building Code (NBC: 1994): Construction Safety and Fire Safety related provisions for Workers’ Health & Safety

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Until the 1988 (2045 BS) Udayapur Earthquake in Nepal, we did not have any regulation or good practice document in place to guide earthquake safe construction in the country, although the disaster pointed us in the right direction. 988 more words

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Why use kwiklook? pt. 3

Folks, remember last weeks’ scenario? (Apologies for the delay!) If you haven’t read it, you might want to do so now as it really shows what we do.   396 more words

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Construction Safety Legal Provisions Relating to Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) within construction businesses in Nepal

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In relation to the Safety of Construction Workers in Nepal, OHS legal provisions, provided by the Labor Act 1992, are given below. As prescribed by the above, the construction business enterprises or proprietors in Nepal are legally bound to make the following arrangements for the health and safety of their workers. 53 more words

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General Federation of Nepalese Trade Unions (GEFONT): Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related legal provisions in Nepal

Established in 1989, the General Federation of Nepalese Trade Unions (GEFONT), with 27 affiliated union-members nationwide, works as an umbrella organization for various trade unions in the field of agriculture, industry and service sectors. 531 more words

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Nepal’s Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) Related Legal Provisions While Handling Machinery, Tools or Equipment at Workplace

In regards to the use of machinery, tools or equipment at workplaces in Nepalese enterprises, Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related legal provisions provided by the Labor Act 1992 and the Labor Rules 1993 are given below in tabular form. 62 more words

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