Federal Govt. Advised To Sign Metallurgical Industrial Bill

Sign the Metallurgical Industrial Bill (NMIB) into law urged The Nigerian Metallurgical Society . This is to as to revitalise the steel sector. The former President of the Society, Prof. Benjamin Adewuyi, made this call in a statement on Monday in Abuja. The Bill was a regulatory framework to ensure that operations in the steel sector were in line with global practices, Adewuyi said. The bill if passed into law he says, it will control excesses of steel manufacturers or steel producers. It will also curb both economic and human losses…

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The Role of Industrial Safety Supplies in Business

By Travis Zdrazil, Every business needs to keep industrial safety supplies within the facility. This is because messes happen and some of these messes cause accidents. In order to preserve your own safety, the safety of your employees, and the appearance of your business, industrial safety supplies are a necessity. As for what should be part of your industrial safety supplies, they include absorbent and spill control products that allow you to tackle any spill quickly. However, in an industrial setting, most incidents are not as simple as spilled water or…

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Lagos Declares Zero Tolerance For Workplace Tragedies

“There is now zero tolerance for workplace tragedy in the state”. The Lagos State Government had declared this on Monday through the Director General, Lagos State Safety Commission, Hakeem Dickson. He said this at a news conference on ‘Vision Zero’ in Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria. Dickson said in recent time, there had been series of unfortunate incidences on record. One of such occurrence was LPG gas explosions. Another one was fire incidences, building collapse, workplace incidences etc. He further said, “It is in view of this that the Lagos…

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How to Find Out Workplace Safety Tips Quickly

Images showing Workplace Safety Tips

Many safety experts suggest workplace safety tips for better work conditions in the plant site. However, many workers and employers do not realize that in the manufacturer manual books there are many important safety tips they have to do actually. The safety tips inside the manufacturers manual book is very essential because the manufacturers know well about the equipments they supply. They have determined special safety precautions that users should pay attention to. Generally, manufacturer manual’s of machinery and equipment describes special guidance on installation, operation, troubleshooting and maintenance. You can…

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NAMA Committed To Sustaining Nigeria’s Zero Accident Record – Akinkuotu

NAMA Director speaking addressing and audience

Capt. Fola Akinkuotu, Managing Director, Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) says the agency is committed to sustaining the zero accident recorded by Nigeria commercial aviation industry in 2017. Akinkuotu gave the assurance while speaking with aviation journalists on Sunday in Lagos. “Zero accident is a goal that we must always strive to achieve. I believe that we had done well with the zero accident recorded in 2017. But we must not be carried away by that feat”, he said. “It is always more difficult to sustain it and that is…

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Nigerian Government to enhance safety, security in aviation industry

The Nigerian Government has put measures in place to continuously enhance safety and security in the aviation industry. The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika said this on Wednesday in Abuja. According to Sirika, this was in accordance with the reformation agenda of the President Muhammadu Buhari- led administration for the aviation sector. The minister made the assertion in a statement by Mr James Odaudu. Mr James is the Deputy Director, Press and Public Affairs, Ministry of Transportation on Wednesday in Abuja. All these will be done to enhance safety…

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Steel Toe Safety Shoes Offer Priceless Protection

By Joel N. Sussman, On most construction sites and in many industrial settings, protective footwear is more than a luxury – it’s a necessity. This is where Steel Toe Safety Shoes come in. OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) regulations state that protective footwear is essential when employees are working in areas where there is a danger of foot injuries due to falling or rolling objects. Other working conditions under which OSHA mandates protective footwear is when there is a danger of foot injuries from sharp objects piercing the sole…

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A Quick Guide to Buy Safety Shoes

By Lukman Nulhakiem  Workers often ignore to wear the right safety shoes, even though they wear safety shoes during all the working hours. In fact, wearing the right ones will directly affect to their safety and health as well as their productivity. As a part of personal protective equipment (PPE), they are expected to provide not only safety but also comfort to workers’ feet. By considering the two aims, we will talk about factors that determine selection of the right ones. Choose Safety Shoes with the Right Fit  Comport and protection…

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How Has Industrial Safety Footwear Changed For Us?

By Gavin Cruise, In most professions not only in our great nation but across borders and all over the world, safety is a key factor. It is so important for workers protect their head, hands and feet. This is in the light of  a lot of history having to do with Industrial safety footwear. In earlier years, safety was a point of concern not only for the employees but for the employer as well. Serious accidents that caused injuries or even casualties at work was not very good for a…

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US Aviation Authority Revalidates Nigeria’ Safety Status

By Chinedu Eze The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has re-validated the Category 1 given to Nigeria’ Safety Status about eight years ago. This body  re-validated the safety status a few months after the body carried out successful audit of the country’s aviation industry. A top official from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) confirmed this. This official told THISDAY that a letter conveying the re-validation ‎was received by the Authority on Thursday. The official further said that the approval had corroborated the confidence expressed by the Authority that Nigeria did well…

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