New to Safety? Here are 6 things I would do
Oct25

New to Safety? Here are 6 things I would do

If you are new to Safety or any job, it can be a little terrifying. You are constantly worried about doing the right things and if you doing enough. Chances are if you have a good head on your shoulders you will most likely do good enough but how can you be so sure. Safety is so wide that not one person on this earth knows it all that is why it is good to specialise in general industry and if possible a specific industry like...

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So you want a career in Health and Safety? (Part 3)
Jul14

So you want a career in Health and Safety? (Part 3)

So you want a career in health and safety? Lol. I can’t believe there is actually a part 3 of this! I got an email from a guy recently asking me tons of questions about getting into the Health and Safety profession and what courses he needed to do. I was very detailed in my reply and even gave him links to a few related articles such as part 1 and part 2 of this series. His verdict was that I gave him more information dealing...

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So you want a career in Health and Safety? (Part 2)
May17

So you want a career in Health and Safety? (Part 2)

Want a Health and Safety career? Continuing from my previous posts where I shared with you how I started my Health and Safety career and what I did to excel at it, now I am going to tell you how you can get into Safety. No I am not going to employ you neither am I going to tell you who is presently recruiting in your area. I get this kind of emails often especially on LinkedIn. LinkedIn? That’s topic for another day. Today I...

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So you want a career in Health and Safety? (Part 1)
May09

So you want a career in Health and Safety? (Part 1)

I like other web publishers and bloggers monitor traffic on my sites. I really like to know how many visits I get in a day and where the traffic is coming come. I also like to know what keywords people use for their google searches that sends them to my site. So recently, someone searched using this statement – “where can I volunteer as a Safety Officer in Nigeria?” So one of you made a search on how to start a...

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5 things you need to do to excel in Health and Safety
Mar24

5 things you need to do to excel in Health and Safety

In my previous post, I talked about an employee I had to fire recently. Get the full gist here. Getting fired never leaves a pretty feeling and that’s why I gave him a chance to show he could be competent and would abide by our policies. I really don’t like to fire people and have only had to do it twice. The first was a church member who asked for the job but quickly became a nightmare and tried to instigate others to...

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