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Garage shop alcohol sales: poor enforcement, not convenience is the problem

By Rhys Evans SOUTH Africa’s problem with alcohol has been starkly highlighted against the backdrop of the country’s COVID-19 pandemic response, which included a complete...

Trio of world ‘firsts’ for health and safety training

A simple phone call between two trusted digital education organisations in  2020, has laid the foundation for numerous ground-breaking world ‘firsts’ in the health...

PDS pioneer extends footprint with strategic collaborations

SOUTH Africa-based proximity detection specialist Booyco Electronics is broadening its global reach through collaboration agreements with selected technology integrators. CEO Anton Lourens said the company...

Roping in new talent to tackle work at height skills shortage

Wanted. Adventurous hard workers with a head for heights. That’s the call from SGB-Cape Rope Access, a division of Waco Africa, which offers specialist...

Hazardous locations seminar and cable gland training

ACCORDING to the South African National Standards (SANS) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), a hazardous area is where there is a risk of...

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...

Warning! Read this before you use your gas heater again

WITH large parts of the country recently in the grips of sub-polar weather conditions, many homes and workplaces turned to gas heaters to keep...

Law must prevail and key corridors protected

The South African Association of Freight Forwarders (SAAFF) strongly condemns the wanton destruction of the country’s key infrastructure, goods and property and the senseless...

Greener mobile tech tops agenda of French president’s SA visit

FRENCH mobile device manufacturer Crosscall was selected as part of the high-level business delegation accompanying French president Emmanual Macron on his visit to South...

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...

Why safe UVC disinfection is critical… even after everyone is vaccinated

by Conrad Kullmann IN today’s climate and this century’s most widespread global pandemic the need for ground-breaking sanitation solutions has never been more critical. At...

Work from home: are your devices covered?

AS the ‘new normal’ requires people to continue working from home, people need to take the time to review their portable work devices and...

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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...