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 […]
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 […]
The Lagos State Branch of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPoN) has inaugurated a seven-member “working group” to chart a way out of the crisis bedevilling the branch. The decision was made at an Extra-ordinary Monthly Branch meeting attended by no fewer than 40 members of the branch and […]
The Chairman, Ogun State Branch of Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPoN), Mr Gbolahan Ogunmefun, has warned residents of the state and Nigerians in general to maintain a hygienic environment and avoid bush burning during the harmattan season. Ogunmefun said this in an orientation and induction ceremony for some new graduates […]
Some safety professionals in the country have decried the recent Akwa Ibom church building collapse that left no fewer than 32 persons dead and 37 persons injured. In separate chats with Safety Record Newspaper, President of the Nigerian chapter of American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), Herbert Nwaka, and Akwa Ibom State Branch Chairman […]
On 10 December 2016, Nigeria witnessed another avoidable construction tragedy as the Reigners Bible Church International Uyo, Akwa Ibom State collapsed during the consecration of her founder Apostle Akan Weeks as a Bishop. Over 23 lives were confirmed died and hundreds more were injured. At the time of the collapse, the State Governor, Udom Gabriel […]
The year 2016 has come and gone. However, some safety events held during the course of the year that will not be forgotten in a hurry. While some were professional conferences and safety campaigns, others celebrated the work of eminent personalities in the industry that have gone above and beyond the call of duty […]
This video is a highlight of Naija safe award 2016. Anticipate 2017 edition.