ASSE Nigeria, Brickwall Partner on Halting Building Collapse

  As part of activities to herald its 2017 Safety Summit, the Nigerian chapter of American Society of Safety Engineers is collaborating with real estate firm, Brickwall Group to stem the tide of building collapse in the country. The chapter President, Herbert Nwaka made this known while interacting with journalists in Lagos recently. While harping […]

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“I Will Debunk That Fire Incidents Have Been On Increase in Lagos”- Lagos Fire Boss

  The Director of the Lagos State Fire Service, Mr. Razaq Fadipe, has refuted claims that fire incidents is on the increase in the state. He stated this while receiving a delegation of the IOSH-Informal Network Group in Nigeria, at the Fire Service Headquarters, Alausa-Ikeja, on Friday, February 18. According to him, the operations of […]

Substance Abuse: Ingenuity of Complex Mixtures Flood Lagos Suburbs

  Tanimola, 18, a secondary school dropout and self-confessed substance addict now spends time with friends in the Alimosho area of Lagos.   When our reporter met him at Bollar junction, Ijegun in Alimosho local government area of Lagos, an area notorious for harbouring miscreants, in his hands was a bottle of Lacasera soft drink diluted […]

ESRM 03: SCIENTIFIC GUIDE AND ACCEPTED METHODOLOGY FOR FIRE & EXPLOSION INVESTIGATION

ESRM 03 is the forensic aspect of Fire safety risk management. It involves the investigation and determination of root cause incidents surrounding related fire and explosion incidents. It focuses on investigative methodologies used to determine the possible cause of fire and explosion incidents. The course contend used in this module is based on NFPA 921: […]

Assessing Total Job Demands … An Ergonomics Approach

  Ergonomics is the “scientific discipline concerned with the understanding of interactions among humans and other elements of a system, and the profession that applies theoretical principles, data and methods to design in order to optimise human wellbeing and overall system performance”   Ergonomics should be an integral part of effective risk control. ‘People’ are […]