“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 […]

We need to have strict advocacies for stress management, by talking to people at management level – Julius Akpong

Julius Akpong is the HSE Manager for Cummins Energy Solution; a Chemist who has a long standing relationship with ISPoN, haven joined far back 2008 as a graduate member after his youth service. He has served as Public relations officer of Lagos branch and currently the financial secretary; having served as secretary of technical committees, […]

Dare Akinfosile

First Aid is one of those key ingredients that add meaning to human existence – Dare Akinfosile

Dare Akinfosile is an Engineer who practices as an Operation and Health Safety Professional. His scope of work boarders around safety and health risk management; conducting First Aid training, and research. He became a member of the Red Cross Society as a teenager, and while in JSS 1 attended to his first emergency situation at […]