Bad roads in Nigeria

Bad Roads, Ember Months and Safety of Life

A major cause of road accidents in Nigeria is bad roads. As at today, it is difficult to ply the length of any major road in the country without encountering dangerous portions and death traps. This is not good for a richly-endowed country that boasts 56 years of nationhood. The deplorable state of roads in […]

Lagos branch chairman of ISPON, Engr. Timothy Iwuagwu

“No chairman has been so open about the account here like we have in Lagos” – Engr. Timothy Iwuagwu

The Chairman of the Lagos state branch of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria, Engineer Timothy Iwuagwu, is a man on a mission to take the branch to greater heights. Few months to the expiration of his first term in office, some issues arose within the state executives concerning his re-election bid. In this […]

Ban on street trading - Safety Record Newspaper

Ban on Street Trading, for Safety Sake

The menace of street trading and its untold impact in Lagos State has prompted a fresh move by the government to re-enforce the ban not too long in the state. Government has directed the task force on environmental sanitation and other special offences to ensure compliance. However, in a bid to enforce this law, the […]

World Environment Day: Dirtiest Cities in Nigeria

World Environment Day (WED) is the United Nations’ principal vehicle for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the environment. Over the years it has grown to be a broad, global platform for public outreach that is widely celebrated by stakeholders in over 100 countries. It also serves as the ‘people’s day’ for doing something positive […]

Oluwakemi Eboda

Event Risk and Safety Management Is the Bedrock upon Which You Build Your Event – Oluwakemi Eboda

Mrs. Oluwakemi Eboda is a safety professional who has carved a niche for herself practicing event safety. Aside this, she also has a background in law. Currently sits on the board of event Safety Alliance which is a global association made up of individuals and corporate bodies who are interested in promoting safety in global […]

Gas Powered Generator - Safety Record Newspaper

Gas Powered Generator Invention and Safety Concerns

…Who Will Protect the Consumers? With the high cost of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise known as petrol, comes inventions to reduce the cost of domestic consumption of petrol to generate alternative power. Of note is the newly introduced Gas Cylinder powered generating set to generate electricity. Concerned citizens are calling on the authorities to […]

Safety Concerns from Provision of Electricity in Communities

Ikeja Electric is blamed for people’s electrocution in spite of poor services and inflated bills.  Head, Corporate Communication Ikeja Electric, Felix Ofulue (27 May, 2016) “the rainy season is a period which is marked by increased rainfall, thunderstorms, high winds and floods, often witnesses an escalation of accidents in the electricity sector. Unfortunately many of […]