Lagos Safety Commission Upgrades Dansol High School’s Safety Rating

Barely a week after winning in the School Safety category of the Nigeria Safety Award for Excellence (9jaSAFE), Dansol High School, Agidingbi, Lagos, has achieved a level-two (on a three-star ranking) safety compliance standard award of the Lagos State Safety Commission and a level three (of a five-tier ranking) of SafeZoneTM certification. Speaking at the […]

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“Safety of little children being conveyed in vehicles has been taken for granted for too long in Nigeria” – Bolanle Edwards, MD, Strap & Safe Child Foundation

  Mrs. Bolanle Edwards is the MD/CEO of Strap and Safe Child Foundation, a non-governmental organisation that has been in the forefront of advocacy for use of seatbelts for children. In this interview, she explains to Safety Record Newspaper’s News Editor, John Ogunsemore the importance of seatbelts for children. Excerpts. What’s Strap and Safe Child […]

How Nigeria’s first Materials Recovery Facility is Protecting Workers and the Environment

Mrs. Lola Oresanwo is the Chief Operating Officer of WestAfricaENRG, owner-operator of Nigeria’s first Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) located in Alimosho, Lagos. In this interview with Safety Record Newspaper’s John Ogunsemore and Waheed Akinyemi, she talks about the company’s occupational safety and health and community affairs efforts. Excerpt.   First of all, what is WestAfricaENRG […]

How to Keep Safe If a Car is Caught in a Flood

  Malam Sa’adu Abubakar, a resident of Bakin Iku village in Suleja area of Niger State, returned home from his shop around 11 pm on Saturday, July 8, with no premonition of lurking disaster. But by the next morning, eight members of the 37-year-old Zamfara indigene’s immediate family had been swept away by flood. Narrating […]

We don’t just sell; we advise our clients on choice of appropriate PPEs – Ikenna Anene, MD, Armida Nigeria Limited

  Mr Ikenna Anene is the Managing Director of Armida Nigeria Limited, a safety servicing company. In this interview with Safety Record Newspaper’s Associate Editor, Paul Mbagwu, he speaks about the company’s products and sundry issues. Excerpt. Tell us about yourself My name is Ikenna Anene. I am the Managing and Project Director of Armida […]

Standards Organisation Closes Samsung for Registration Infraction

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) on Tuesday, July 18 shut the premises of Samsung West Africa in Victoria Island, Lagos for failure to register some of its products being marketed in the country. The Head of Product Registration, Engr. Enebi Onucheyo, while briefing journalists after the closure, stated that the action was in line […]