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 […]

Court Case Stalls ISPoN EGM

  The controversial Extra-ordinary General Meeting (EGM) called by the Registrar of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPoN) has been put on hold. According to the Registrar of the institute, Mr Benson Adam-Otite, the EGM was suspended due to a court case challenging its legality filed at the Federal High Court, Lagos by […]

Google Partners NFVCB, Homevida to Train 200 Students on Online Safety

  For the third time running, Google Nigeria has partnered the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) and Nigeria Integrity Film Awards (Homevida) to train 200 secondary school students in Lagos on safer internet use. The event, which held at Virgin Rose Resort, Lagos, on Tuesday, February 7, was to commemorate Safer Internet Day […]

Safety Professional Reiterates Call For Speedy Passage of OSH Legislation

  The Executive Director of safety training and consulting firm, SMTS Nigeria Limited, Mr. Wale Bakare, has reiterated his call for sound legislative framework for Health and Safety practice in Nigeria. Bakare, who has been in the forefront of the campaign for legislative backing for OHS in Nigeria as obtainable in other climes, made the […]

Lack of Fire Extinguishers, Cautions Signs, Others Remain Bookable Traffic Offences – FRSC

  The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has debunked widely circulated rumours that it was permanently suspending booking of light signs violation, and lack of fire extinguishers and caution signs, as traffic offences. The Corps made this known in a Monday, January 9 statement signed by its Head of Media and Strategy, Corps Commander Bisi […]