Controversy surrounds status of safety professionals in Lagos state

With the number of Occupational Health and Safety Professionals increasing by the day in Nigeria, Lagos State Safety Commission (LSSC) and Institute of Safety Professionals are at loggerhead on how to take control of the registration and regulation of the professionals in Lagos state The landscape of the Occupational Health and Safety (HSE) in Nigeria […]

Lagos Debuts Annual Health and Safety Conference for Workers

By Yinka Padonu Lagos State Safety Commission has added another milestone through the health and safety conference it organized for workers both in the public and private sector. The 3 day Conference with the theme, “More than a Conference…It’s a Movement,’’ according to the organizers which held between February, 17-19, is said to be an […]

Group urges Buhari to sign safety bill into law

Group urges Buhari to sign safety bill into law

  • Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) practitioners have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the National Safety Bill into law.

This, the group said, will aid enforcement of safety regulations in the country.
The bill, which has since been passed by the seventh National Assembly, is rumoured to have been signed into law, but safety practitioners said the bill had remained on the president’s table for consent before the last general elections. Read more about Group urges Buhari to sign safety bill into law