Category Archives: DISASTER RESILIENCE

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 Restrain System Vs. Fall Arrest System

Fall Restraint System: A fall restraint system is recommended when guardrails or personal lift devices cannot be used. When properly used, a fall restraint system prevents the worker from falling off an edge. Lanyards must be of fixed length to … Continue reading

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Fire Safety Legal Provisions Relating to Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) in Nepal

(Photo Source: Google) Fire Safety related OHS (Occupational Health & Safety) legal provisions provided by the Labor Act 1992 and Labor Rules 1993 are given below in tabular form. As prescribed by the above, the enterprises in Nepal are legally … Continue reading

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(5 of 5) Book Review “Sustainable Value: How the World’s Leading Companies Are Doing Well by Doing Good” by Chris Laszlo

CONCLUSION This book by Chris Laszlo is a useful addition to increasing number of “green-literatures” in the market. The author not only focuses on the ethical and emotional reasons for sustainability, but also makes compelling suggestions on how businesses can … Continue reading

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(4 of 5) Book Review “Sustainable Value: How the World’s Leading Companies Are Doing Well by Doing Good” by Chris Laszlo

PART III The third part of this book primarily targets the business managers who want to take advantage of this newly emerging sustainability-based competitive environment. It gives a step-by-step practical approach which can be followed to achieve sustainable value creation … Continue reading

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