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New app puts mental health support in the palm of your hand

IT is estimated that one out of every three South Africans will suffer from some form of mental health problem at some time in...

First locally made metaguard safety boot for women

OVER the years, women have been making up a greater proportion of the workforce, and this includes sectors that have typically been male-dominated such...

Vaccines: can bosses make staff take the jab?

THE COVID-19 vaccine debate has never been hotter. It has broken up families and friendships and, according to Nicol Myburgh, Head: HCM Business Unit...

Looted Durban pharma factory reopens

CIPLA’S Durban manufacturing facility is ready to re-open its doors and resume operations after it was looted and vandalised in the recent civil unrest. That’s...

KZN healthcare services left battered after unrest and looting

By Sandile Duma and Leslie Mudzudza ON Monday, when Dr Mabola (not his real name) a GP who operates a private surgery in Durban Central...

Safe, effective, environment-friendly cleaning solutions

A ready-to-use disinfectant and sanitising solution created with the use of new mixing technology, promises residual long-lasting protection against viruses and bacteria. Launched in Norway...

Safety stalwart’s 5-million man-hour milestone

DEKRA Industrial recently marked a major milestone, five million serious injury-free man hours of operational safety. “We really ‘walk the talk at DEKRA Industrial’,” said...

Medical waste surge expected during pandemic third wave

Waste and recycling company Averda, which has extensive medical waste treatment operations in South Africa, reports that they treated over 600 000 kilograms of Covid...

COVID vaccinations: can bosses make them compulsory?

The notion of mandatory vaccination against COVID-19 has become a talking point for employers globally. Talita Laubscher, Partner, and Chloë Loubser, Senior Associate, Bowmans...

COVID vaccinations: can bosses make them compulsory?

The notion of mandatory vaccination against COVID-19 has become a talking point for employers globally. Talita Laubscher, Partner, and Chloë Loubser, Senior Associate, Bowmans...

Sustained safety focus delivers fatality-free record

THE year has started strongly for mining services specialist Murray & Roberts Cementation, with a resounding safety achievement of five million fatality free shifts....

The role of workplace breathalysers in tackling alcohol addiction

By Rhys Evans GOVERNMENT’S ban on alcohol as part of the COVID-19 lockdown highlighted the devastating impact alcohol abuse has on society. While alcohol was...

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The rollercoaster and exhilaration of being a demolition specialist

TODAY is International Women in Engineering Day. To celebrate, Jet Demolition contracts and project manager Kate Bester highlights what it's like being in close...

Financial reports won’t save local government crisis, warns town and regional planners

By Burgert Gildenhuys: Director, BC Gildenhuys & Associates IT is unclear whether South Africa has the will or guts to confront issues contributing to the...

N3 truck blockade: It’s ‘economic sabotage’, say ministers and business

ANOTHER truck blockade saw Van Reenen's Pass on the N3, the country's main domestic trade route, being closed on Thursday 16 June. This protest...

Factory of the Year competition returns as economy bounces back

FOLLOWING a challenging two years in the manufacturing sector, Kearney, a leading management consulting firm, is excited to announce the return of the Factory...