Category Archives: DISASTER RESILIENCE

Initiating First Aid/CPR…. in Your Workplace

“An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure”, especially in an emergency situation when seconds count. Sudden illness or injury can often cause irreversible damage or death to the victim unless proper care is initiated as soon as … 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 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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….(Trump) Tribalism In The Face Of Globalization

Published Article: “Environment, Climate Change And American (Trump) Tribalism In The Face of Globalization”, New Spotlight Magazine, NEPAL, 1 September, 2017 It shouldn’t sound an overrated assertion to state that today’s environmental and ecological disasters are basically man-made events which are … 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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