Posted on: May 17, 2017 Posted by: Diane Swarts Comments: 0

Sheqafrica turns 10!

SHEQafrica.com will be 10 years old in June 2017. For this special occasion, we have drafted a list of birthday gifts you can send us: 100 000 hours without accidents, Proper education of your workforce on their responsibility and rights in terms of SHEQ, Proper and effective H&S committee meetings Good environmental sustainability policies An ISO certificate of compliance, or As much cash as you need to protect your company.…

Posted on: May 9, 2017 Posted by: Diane Swarts Comments: 0

Pedal Power Association promotes safer cycling

The Pedal Power Association (PPA) organised a memorial ride on the 6th of May 2017 in commemoration of all the cyclists that were killed on our roads in recent month. “The law has to protect cyclists,” says PPA CEO, Robert Vogel. Hit-and-run incidents have become a common phenomenon in South Africa with few, if any, of the drivers being prosecuted, fined or jailed. In January 2017, the Pedal Power Association…

Posted on: April 19, 2017 Posted by: Diane Swarts Comments: 0

So, you want to be a consultant?

Some employers who hire consultants, end up wasting both their and the consultant’s time. This is costly time. I am sure many of you professional environmental, safety, and health individuals out there are entertaining the possibility of becoming a private EH&S consultant, once you retire from your current EH&S position, or possibly even now due to cutbacks, closings, or just for a change. If you are like me, you enjoy…