Tag Archives: Safety

Noise Pollution in Nepal

Regarding noise pollution, Sound Quality National Standard 2012 is the only benchmark set by the Government of Nepal. Moreover, Nepal does not have any specific regulation, robust implemented/enforced rules or long term concrete plans to control noise pollution in various … Continue reading

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Mt. Everest Moments: 2019 VS 2021

“This is the route to the summit of Everest a few days ago. As you all know, back in 2019 a photo of mine showing a queue to Everest’s summit went viral around the world. However, a picture only tells … Continue reading

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Mental Health of Frontline Workers During COVID-19 Pandemic

A positive health and safety culture cannot be achieved overnight, but it is clear that the change starts at the top and then follows a top-down approach. Organizations could start by establishing that their essential and frontline workers’ emotional and … Continue reading

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An apt example where Business Continuity Planning (BCP) could have saved lives

Here is an apt example where Business Continuity Planning (BCP) could have saved lives; not that I believe it is “THE SOLUTION” and would solve everything for sure, however. A heartbreaking incident took place on Wednesday, 12 May 2021 at … Continue reading

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Safety Signage: Not only will this kill you,…

Let’s take the Covid-19 infection hazard as seriously as this HIGH VOLTAGE / ELECTRICAL HAZARD signage shown below. I also suggest further adding…. “….think of all the hassles you may create for others; IN THE PROCESS OF DYING!” to communicate … Continue reading

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