Fire Safety labels: Why you need to understand them
Feb16

Fire Safety labels: Why you need to understand them

The main purpose of fire safety labels is to indicate useful fire safety equipment to the public and fire fighters when a fire related emergency occurs. Fire safety labels can also be used to alert people to activate fire alarms in an emergency and locate assembly points. Different types of fire safety labels and stickers will help save lives which is a critical safety aspect for any private, public or commercial building. Fire...

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Life Lessons: Getting into Safety
Feb01

Life Lessons: Getting into Safety

The first in the series of Life lessons with Professor Ike: Getting into Safety I get asked all the time how I got into the Safety profession. I also get asked by many to mentor and coach them. So I have decided to share my story so people understand that getting into your dream profession whether it is safety or not is never easy. Maybe easy for some but generally isn’t easy. It requires lots of commitment and sacrifices. HUGE...

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Top 7 Essential Scaffolding Safety Tips
Jan18

Top 7 Essential Scaffolding Safety Tips

Working at heights is one of the riskiest job ever and therefore needs those who work at heights to perform with the appropriate safety precautions. There are number of safety precautions one should take and one of those is the usage of Scaffold. Scaffolding is basically a temporary structure which is used to support the original structure. Those who use it are at risk of falls which ultimately can result in death or disablity. If...

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Back to School Safety Tips
Jan12

Back to School Safety Tips

This post was first published on 24th September, 2016. I have edited it, updated it, added more info and access to a 5-day email course and republished it! I initally started this 7-day challenge titled BACK TO SCHOOL SAFETY TIPS on my Facebook group called CHILD & SCHOOL SAFETY in 2016. It now serves as a termly reminder just as schools resume for a new term. It also forms part of a service/product I provide called BACK TO SCHOOL...

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How to choose a safe school for your child
Nov02

How to choose a safe school for your child

CAN YOU TELL A SAFE SCHOOL WHEN YOU SEE ONE? Just days ago, a child died in a Nursery somewhere in Lagos Nigeria. Going by what the child minder said, the child started convulsing after eating. She started to make phone calls to her boss and then the parents of the child to report the condition of the child. The child’s mother told her to take the child to a certain hospital in Ajao Estate. The child died before getting to the...

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Top 5 Most Common Hazards on Construction Sites and Safety Tips
Oct30

Top 5 Most Common Hazards on Construction Sites and Safety Tips

Top 5 Most Common Hazards on Construction Sites and Safety Tips Construction industry is one of major sources of employment. In fact, it is one of the “high demand and high paying” industries all over the world. However, along with every positive side, there are few extremely dangerous hazards which come along with the work at the construction sites. Construction projects can be very small, like the construction of small part of the...

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