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02 November 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TB Meningitis at The Workplace »
The following health related article is courtesy of the Association's health clinic. The Master Builders KwaZulu-Natal cli...
01 November 2017
Managing Vehicle Movement on a Construction Site »
In 2016, 37 employees lost their lives in relation to motor vehicle accidents, and to date in 2017 this figure is already...
02 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Occupational Health and Safety - MBSA Congress »
During the Master Builders South Africa Congress which was held from 10th to 12th  September in Cape Town, during a b...
07 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
General Safe Guarding of Construction Sites »
Construction Regulation 27 - "construction sites in built areas, adjacent to a public way, are suitably and sufficiently f...
02 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Prevention of Occupational Injuries and diseases »
Introduction  In the industries workers are exposed to all kinds of hazards, these hazards could immediately...
21 August 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tower Crane Safety »
On 14 August 2017, a construction worker was left in critical condition after a tower crane collapsed at a building s...
04 August 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
9 Crazy but True Safety Facts »
Some people would say that the world has gone safety mad. Everywhere we turn there are massive warning signs or bright col...
30 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Corporate Wellness Week 1-5 July 2017 »
There are never enough hours in the day and we are under increasingly more and more stress. The pressure is always on to p...
30 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Working at Fall Risk Positions »
A fall no matter how low or high can result in serious injuries and even death.  Workers fail to weigh-up the risks w...
19 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reach for the Stars »
With the ever increasing demands that are placed on contractors to comply with Occupational Health and Safety legal requir...
04 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Occupational Health Medicals »
Are you complying with legislation?  Are you as the contractor ensuring a safe and healthy work environment for your...
04 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Department of Labour Notice »
Department of Labour Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 Construction Regulations, 2014 Guidelines The Mi...
01 May 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Road Traffic Regulations, How it Will Affect You! »
Two amendments and insertions to the National Road Traffic Regulations by the National Department of Transport have caused...
03 April 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Guidelines for Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015 »
Occupational Health and Safety Act, ACT 85 of 1993, Guidelines for Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015 This document...
02 April 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Construction Health and Safety Seminar Feedback »
The Department of Labour hosted a Construction Sector Seminar to bring together industry experts and role players to discu...
06 March 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
What to Expect From Your CHSA »
With the Construction Regulations requiring projects over 120mil to have a construction work permit, an increasing number...
07 December 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
FEM Awards Special Merit Rebates »
At a Special General Meeting held on 19th October 2016, shareholders of the Federated Employers Mutual Assurance Company (...
07 December 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Department of Labour introduces OHS Prosecution Register »
The Department of Labour on 28 November 2016 introduced a "Prosecution Register". DOL Chief Inspector Tibor Szana said "...

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