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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 […]

ESRM 03: SCIENTIFIC GUIDE AND ACCEPTED METHODOLOGY FOR FIRE & EXPLOSION INVESTIGATION

ESRM 03 is the forensic aspect of Fire safety risk management. It involves the investigation and determination of root cause incidents surrounding related fire and explosion incidents. It focuses on investigative methodologies used to determine the possible cause of fire and explosion incidents. The course contend used in this module is based on NFPA 921: […]

Lagos Prosecution of Collapse Building Owners, Contractors: A Welcome Development

  To make good her promise to ensure security and safety of all residents and visitors, Lagos state government under Governor Akinwunmi Ambode filed criminal charges against the Managing Director of Lekki Gardens Estate Limited, Richard Nyong, and five others, for the collapse of a five-storey building under construction on Kushenla Road, in the Ikate […]

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 […]

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 […]

Most Controversial Safety Professionals of 2016

  Chief Innocent Okunamiri is a member of the Governing Board of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPoN) and the Chairman of the institute’s Electoral Committee. He enters this list as a result of the acrimony that surrounded the conduct of electoral exercises at the national and state levels of the institute in […]

3 UNIBEN Dons Die in Road Crash

  The University of Benin has lost three members of her teaching staff to a fatal accident along Abudu Village, Orhiommwon local government area of Edo state. The deceased lecturers, who were of the Faculty of Pharmacy and 19 others, were returning from an assignment in Awka, Anambra state when the incident occurred on Thursday, […]

Moves to Seal Lagos ISPoN Truncated By Failed Reconciliation Meeting

A reconciliatory meeting to resolve controversies surrounding the October 7 election of executives of the Lagos state branch of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPoN) has been shelved indefinitely, Safety Record Newspaper has learnt. It was gathered that the meeting was called by the institute’s national leadership after a seven-day ultimatum letter signed […]