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  • Motorcycle Riding Gear

    Riding a motorcycle exposes you to extreme risk, variations in weather, and requires your full concentration and physical ability. Luckily, motorcycle gear is available that can keep you safe in a crash, comfortable in any weather condition, reduce fatigue. As such, it should be considered a necessity when riding a motorcycle. Factor its cost into
  • Occupation Safety and Audit in Kenya

    A SAFETY AUDIT examines and determines whether or not a company’s daily activities and processes conform to their planned health and safety arrangements as well as government laws The Occupational safety and health act {OSHA-2007 Section 11 (1)}, and its subsidiary legislation vide L.N. 31-2004, states that every workplace must be audited annually By a duly approved
  • What is PPE

    Personal protective equipment (PPE) refers to protective clothing, helmets, goggles, or other garments or equipment designed to protect the wearer’s body from injury or infection. The hazards addressed by protective equipment include physical, electrical, heat, chemicals, biohazards, and airborne particulate matter. The purpose of personal protective equipment is to reduce employee exposure to hazards when
  • Did you know the Regulatory Authority of Occupation Safety and Health?

    In Kenya, OSH is managed by the Directorate of Occupational Safety and Health Services (DOSHS). DOSHS is the designated national authority for collection and maintenance of a database, and for the analysis and investigation of occupational accidents and diseases, and dangerous occurrences. The Directorate’s policy and legal mandate are provided by the National Occupational Safety
  • Ksh 200,000 fine imposed

    Did you know failure to report an accident occurrence may attract a penalty of Ksh 200,000 or an imprisonment of not more than six month or both. According to OSHA 2007, Sec 21 on notice of accident and dangerous occurrence, an employee who fails to report an occurrence commits an offence and is liable to