Category Archives: Businesses & Organizations

(Part I) (1 of 2) Construction Focus Four: Fall Hazards

What is a fall hazard? A fall hazard is anything at your work site that could cause you to lose your balance or lose bodily support and result in a fall. Fall hazards are present at most work sites and … Continue reading

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Fire Prevention and Fire Protection

One of the most important objectives of a business owner or an employer is to keep workers, customers, visitors and the facility as well as the surrounding community safe from fire hazards and their catastrophic impacts. Although all fire hazards … Continue reading

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Fall Protection in General Industry

Falls are among the most common causes of serious work-related injuries and deaths. Employers must take measures in their workplaces to prevent employees from falling off overhead platforms, elevated work stations or into holes in the floor and walls. To … Continue reading

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A Business Case for Health & Safety….

Published Article: “A Business Case for Health & Safety Management at Workplace”, New Spotlight Magazine, NEPAL, 28 June, 2018 Introduction Fundamental Principles of Occupational Health and Safety, an International Labor Organization (ILO) publication in 2008, defines Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) … Continue reading

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(Part 4 of 4) Labour Act, 2074 (2017 AD): Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related provisions

CHAPTER 12 Provisions relating to Occupation Safety and Health 78. Special provisions relating to Occupational Safety and Health The safety and health standard of the enterprises engaged in the activities relating to the following matters shall be as prescribed: a.) … Continue reading

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