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Fire safety for inclusion in FCT schools curriculum

October 18, 2018

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Fire Service says it will introduce “Fire Safety’’ as a course and a club in schools in the area. Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the agency, Mr Jerry Timveh, who disclosed this to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Abuja, said the introduction would be done in collaboration with […]

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Philip Keshiro

Emergency Response – What are we missing?

July 26, 2018

Many times I wonder about the foundation of our emergency response in our beloved country – Nigeria. From the response of security agencies from herdsmen attacks to other emergencies in Lagos and other parts of Nigeria you can feel that it is not only about responding. This same question does apply to most countries in […]

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Nigeria and the worst oil tanker fires around the world

July 6, 2017

  At least 123 people were killed and scores injured in central Pakistan early Sunday, June 25 when a fire erupted after crowds rushed to collect fuel from an overturned oil tanker. Here are the most serious of such incidents around the world over the past decade. In many of the most deadly of these, […]

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An Overview of Aerodrome Emergency Planning

June 1, 2017

  Understanding the basics Aerodrome: A defined area on land or water (including any buildings, installations and equipment) intended to be used either wholly or in part for the arrival, departure and surface movement of aircraft. Emergency: A sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action. Emergency plan: A documented course of action […]

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Calabar Incident: Dangers of Erecting Buildings under High Tension Wires

May 7, 2017

  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 […]

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Movement between Pedestrians, Vehicles in Lagos Is Unplanned and Dangerous – UN

November 11, 2016

A UN report has described the road network and traffic between human and motorized vehicle in Lagos, as unplanned for and unsafe contributing to the deaths of millions of people. The report highlighted that about 30 per cent of Lagos’ mobility is on foot or by bicycle and the interaction between pedestrian and motorised vehicles […]

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Protection of Workers from Hepatitis B in the Workplace _ Safety Record Newspaper

Protection of Workers from Hepatitis B in the Workplace

August 16, 2016

World Hepatitis Day is being marked on July 28 again this year. It was established by the World Health Organization to raise awareness and promote understanding of viral hepatitis, the seventh leading cause of death worldwide. There are vaccines for hepatitis A and B, but no vaccine exists for hepatitis C. In April 2016, the […]

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5 Dirtiest States in Nigeria

July 9, 2016

1. Ekiti state: A recent survey conducted by the Community-led Total Sanitation (CLTS) ranked Ekiti as the state with the highest number of persons who openly defecate in Nigeria. About 1.8 million residents of the state out of a total population of 2.7 million is believed to engage in the menace. With heaps of waste […]

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World Environment Day: Dirtiest Cities in Nigeria

July 9, 2016

World Environment Day (WED) is the United Nations’ principal vehicle for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the environment. Over the years it has grown to be a broad, global platform for public outreach that is widely celebrated by stakeholders in over 100 countries. It also serves as the ‘people’s day’ for doing something positive […]

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Safety and First Aid Education for Kids: The Best Children’s Day Gift!

June 7, 2016

The 27th day of May is recognised as one of the days set aside to honour children all over the world. Such days are often fun-filled for children in various parts of the world. Most countries declared holidays from schools, while kids are treated in special, sometimes, unusual ways. Parents and guardians go all out […]

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