SAFETY RECORD

Safety Professionals Are Not Involved In Construction Design Process At Inception In Nigeria – Hassan Hassan, Group Health and Safety Advisor, BCL Nigeria Limited

  Hassan Hassan has certifications of 11 different professional bodies across facilities management, risk management, environmental health, estate surveying and valuation, and management. He is currently the Group Head of BCL Nigeria Limited. In this interview with Safety Record Newspaper’s Asst. Editor, Paul Mbagwu in his office in Lekki, Lagos, he spoke on controversies facing […]

“There is an issue on the Occupational Safety and Health Bill” – Alhaja Nofisat Arogundade, Pioneer Director of OSH, Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment

Alhaja Nofisat Arogundade recently retired from the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment after 35 years of meritorious service. While in service, she championed many initiatives to promote Occupational Safety and Health in Nigeria. In this interview with Safety Record Newspaper’s John Ogunsemore, she spoke about her life, career and the state of OSH in […]

“Only 300 of Over 6,000 Vehicles Checked Have Installed Speed Limiting Devices” – Hyginus Omeje, Lagos State Sector Commander of FRSC

  With the quest for safety of lives and property paramount on the agenda of the Federal Road Safety Corps this ‘Ember Months’, Safety Record Newspaper reached out to the Commission’s Lagos State Sector Commander, Mr. Hyginus Omeje, who tirelessly is pursuing to ensure that accidents on the highway are reduced to the barest minimum. […]

“I am opposed to the myth that more accidents happen between September and December– Patrick Adenusi, President, Road Safety Coalition

  Mr. Patrick Adenusi is a respected road safety advocate in Nigeria. He is a Director of Safety Without Borders, an international road safety NGO, and President of Road Safety Coalition, a coalition of road safety-focused NGOs. In this interview with Safety Record Newspaper’s John Ogunsemore, he speaks on salient issues facing road safety in […]

Mrs. Bose Iro-Nsi, Executive Director of Women's Right and Health Project (WRAHP)

We need to educate artisans about workplace safety – Mrs. Bose Iro-Nsi

Coupled with her tireless community service, the Executive Director of Women’s Right and Health Project (WRAHP), a Lagos-based Non-Governmental Organization, Mrs. Bose Iro-Nsi, has dedicated part of the activities of her NGO in creating safety consciousness at the grassroots. In this interview, she reveals to Safety Record Newspaper’s journalists, Bernard Victory and John Ogunsemore how […]

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 […]

One Challenge in the comedy industry is that we Organize Shows Without Putting Health And Safety Into Consideration – Seyi Law, Comedian of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

One Challenge in the comedy industry is that we Organize Shows Without Putting Health And Safety Into Consideration – Seyi Law, Comedian of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

Ace comedian, Seyi Law is the host, for the second time, of Nigeria’s premiere and prestigious Safety Award event, 9jaSAFE. The rib-cracking, stand-up comedian is a Special Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) and, incidentally, an HSE professional. In this interview with Safety Record Newspaper’s Managing Editor, Femi Da-Silva, Seyi Law shares his […]

Government Needs Experienced Advisory Team on Setting up a Productive Construction Legislation

Engr. Kayode Valentine Fowode is a safety professional, who as a result of his experience of working with construction regulators in U.K has been clamouring for the introduction of a workable construction Health and Safety Regulation in Nigeria. He has a background in mechanical engineering, from Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, and did […]

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 […]

We Are Very Proactive and Futuristic, We Restructure and Rebrand the Institute – Timothy Iwuagwu

Engr. Timothy Iwuagwu, is the outgoing Lagos State branch Chairman, Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON). No doubt, he has made significant impact in Lagos state since taking over the mantle of leadership in 2013. As a retired military personnel, it is believed that his days in the military  the quality discipline and management […]