Egbin Power Flags Off 2017 HSE Week

Nigeria’s largest power generating company, Egbin Power Plc on Tuesday flagged off its Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Week 2017 themed ‘Safety: Our Collective Responsibility.’ The event which is taking place at the company’s premises in Ikorodu, Lagos, featured lecture and practical sessions on health and safety on its first day. The Head, Health, Safety […]

Ikeja Electric Bags ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001 Certifications

Nigeria’s largest power distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc has been conferred with the ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 international certifications in quality management and safety systems respectively. This was made known at an event to commemorate the achievement which held at NECA House, Ikeja, Lagos, on Tuesday, November 21. Speaking on the certification, the Chief […]

Ambode To Meet 700 CEOs To Discuss Safety In 2018

The Director General of the Lagos State Safety Commission, Hon. Hakeem Dickson has disclosed that the Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode will be meeting with CEOs of businesses in the state in 2018. Dickson made this known while delivering a lecture in line with the theme of the 2017 World Congress on Safety and […]

Calabar Incident: Dangers of Erecting Buildings under High Tension Wires

  Erecting structures under Right of Way (ROW) of power transmission and distribution cables is a dangerous project. However, because of poor law enforcement and negligence, there is a proliferation of such structures across the country. Speaking with safety professionals, VICTORY BERNARD examines the implications behind the viewing centre electrocution in Calabar, Cross River State […]

Workplace Safety is Company Responsibility – Narayan Vasu Pillai, GM, Land Craft Steel Company

  The General Manager, Land Craft Industries Limited, Mr. Narayan Vasu Pillai has said that the safety of workers is majorly the employer’s responsibility which must be handled seriously. Pillai, an Indian, said this in a chat with Safety Record Newspaper at the Ikorodu, Lagos premises of the company on Thursday, January 19. This is […]

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 […]