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Hakeem Dickson

Taking Leadership Role is Important to Prevent Accidents – DG, Lagos Safety Commission

November 7, 2017

    The Director General, Lagos State Safety Commission (LSC), Hon. Hakeem Dickson has reiterated the importance of taking a leadership role in health and safety, saying it would help prevent accidents that result in injuries and fatalities in the workplace and general environment in the country. The LSC boss stated this at the monthly […]

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ISPON Crisis Unfortunate, Deterring The Institute’s Progress’ – Labour Ministry

November 7, 2017

  The Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment has described the crisis rocking the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) as “unfortunate and deterring the institute’s progress,” calling on all concerned parties to sheath their swords to enable the institute forge ahead as one united body. The Director, Occupational Safety and Health Department, Dr […]

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How To Identify Genuine School Safety Agents In Lagos

November 7, 2017

    Following uncertainty surrounding the status of safety agents in the school safety audit programme of the Lagos State Safety Commission (LSC), a senior official of the commission has disclosed how schools can identify genuine agents. The clarification is coming against the backdrop of reported complaints by some schools and safety professionals who claimed […]

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SCHOOL BUS

HOW SAFE ARE YOUR KIDS WITH SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS?

October 5, 2017

  Mrs. Chinwe Ugochukwu had waited for many years with no child before she gave birth to a set of twins in her 30s. A doting mother because of the peculiarity of her case, she never let the children out of her sight until they were old enough to attend school. When eventually they were […]

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Be prepared for sudden violence

Be Prepared For Sudden Violence

October 5, 2017

  I have a background in martial arts, taekwondo to be precise, back in the university days. I could recall our instructor giving us ample self-defence training, and using us to secure some event venues on campus, particularly those held at night. To properly carry out this task, we first got ourselves prepared. We did […]

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mrs bolanle edward

“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

October 5, 2017

  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 […]

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sugar kid

DANGERS OF TOO MUCH SUGAR ON KIDS!!-

September 18, 2017

      Sugar is one content that mothers try so hard to reduce for the kids but this is not so easy as some kids know what buttons to press and some can throw a tantrum so bad that even the most strict mother eventually caves in. You have heard certain people say that […]

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Calabar Fire Incident: Why Scoop Fuel?

August 3, 2017

  No fewer than 30 people were killed and many more injured when a fire broke out at the petroleum tank farm located within the Calabar Free Trade Zone (CFTZ) in Cross River State on Sunday, July 16. According to various media reports quoting eye witnesses, the fire started when a worker in one of […]

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Ergonomics Standards

August 3, 2017

  The Phrase “ISO standards” is generally used in conversations by safety professionals. However, the knowledge and understanding of its creation is not fully understood by many. We generally reference standards as recommendation without understanding the true relevance and application. Perhaps we may ask ourselves, are this standards truly peculiar to Nigeria? This month’s write-up […]

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

August 3, 2017

  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 […]

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