Category Archives: General Industry

Residual Flammable or Combustible in Containers

Welding, grinding or cutting work on containers, that had contained flammable or combustible materials in the past, are dangerous when appropriate precautions are not taken. They may explode when exposed to heat. Risks must be assessed beforehand to determine that the task is safe to perform.

Nepal’s Labour Act 2074 (2017 AD): I’m not comparing, however, can’t help but notice poor implementation

Nepal’s Labour Act 2074 (2017 AD) also provides workers’ rights somewhere close to those principles. I’m not comparing, however, can’t help but notice poor implementation of the same. Heads-up! concerned authority, regulatory body, enforcement agency, administrative offices, responsible personnel, to say the least; what/where are your findings, inspection, monitoring, records, performance evaluation, corrective actions, reports, etc. so far?

Safety Can Be Very Creative Sometimes

Safety solutions (Engineering Controls) do not always cost a lot of money. Sometimes, all it takes is a bit of creativity with a pinch of innovation. Think of reduced number of injuries, savings on workers’ compensation, employees satisfaction and increased productivity. What else?