Welcome to the NOSA blog

What to do when you need a safety audit

The key update to OHSAS 18001

The only parts of the SACPCMP you need to worry about

Licences and permits you'll require to start a construction business

Six ways to tell your boss your workplace could hurt you

Here’s where we stand with the Grayston Bridge enquiry

Refresher: Are your fire safety measures up to standard?

6 key reasons health and safety training will make your business more efficient

ISO 9001: 2015 in a nutshell

Understanding ISO 14001: 2015

7 benefits to upskilling your employees

How often should I retrain my staff to remain legally compliant?

5 reasons premium HSE training pays for itself

How to compile the perfect HSE resume

Where can I earn the most as an HSE professional?

Here’s a way to spend the last of your budget wisely

Construction of the Grayston Bridge resumes

Where can I work with my HSE training?

Preventing and detecting gas leaks in the workplace

How much can you expect to earn with your HSE qualification?


9 Misconceptions about HSE

4 benefits of adhering to King IV

How King IV differs from King III

Safety is 24/7

Former coal baron’s conviction upheld on appeal

ANOTHER structural collapse at Sandton City – should we be worried?

The state of mine health and safety – as of last week

What are the key features of King IV?

The 9 key qualities of a star safety officer

8 ways to beat workplace stress

Entering the health and safety world: How do I start?

The latest in safety technology – is your office keeping up?

New Year’s Eve safety toolbox kit

24 holiday tips for the festive season

5 ways to de-stress this holiday

10 golden rules of road safety

A retrospective of 2016 trends and what this means for 2017

Sustaining zero harm in a mechanised mining environment

[Checklist] How to find responsible suppliers

A harness is not just a harness

The final chapter to demystifying the OHS Act: General prohibitions

Demystifying the OHS Act in three steps - step two

An inside look into fire safety

Demystifying the OHS Act in three steps… starting with an employer’s responsibilities

Significant HSEQ Legal Updates and Development

Working at heights: The equipment you’ll need to work safely

[INFOGRAPHIC] Is your workplace up to scratch?

Your office health and safety cheat sheet

What's wrong with this picture? Spot the safety violation

Getting back to health and safety basics

Innovative mining technologies and the effect of man-machine interaction on OHS

Checklist: Does your company need a safety audit?

I’m not following SHE legislation – so what?

Your CEO could go to jail for health and safety non-compliance

The hierarchy of controls - why your hard hat won't save you

[QUIZ] Can you recognise Hidden Hazards in the workplace?

NOSHCON: Retrospective from the 2016 conference

[Infographic] What to do if you're in a building on fire

When following the letter of the law isn’t enough

Update on ISO standards

Langlaagte Mine collapse: Mine safety is once again pushed to the fore

The SHE lessons we can take from the UKZN fires

12 ‘hot’ health and safety presentations from NOSHCON 2016

NOSHCON 2016: Six speaker presentations that could impact how we see health and safety

13 hidden safety hazards in the workplace

I saved my colleague: How becoming a SHE professional changed my life

What to do if you have a serious injury at work

5 ways to motivate your boss to pay for health and safety training

What shouldn’t be in your first aid kit?

What sort of health and safety professional are you?

#TembisaTornado: When natural disasters become a paramount health and safety issue

Health and Safety Cheat Sheet

3 non-negotiable health and safety elements for your workplace

46 things a health and safety professional would NEVER have in their home

How to be your office health and safety advocate

5 'unsafe' things only South Africans do

What did we learn from the Grayston Bridge Collapse?

How to tell your boss your workplace could hurt you

Checklist - Who is responsible for Health and Safety?

6 simple reasons your training provider needs to be accredited

Why the health and safety industry is a viable career option

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