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Onyekachi Emmanuel

Onyeka Emma is a QHSE Professional, a business person, and an entrepreneur. He is very passionate about health and safety, Business and Entrepreneurship.

assp american society of safety professionals

Few things to know about the American society of safety Professionals Assp

Assp American society of safety professionals is a global community of occupational health & safety professionals (OSH Professionals )founded due to a fatal incident in a New York City garment factory in 1914, more than 100 years ago. It was called the triangle shirtwaist factory… Read More »Few things to know about the American society of safety Professionals Assp

spray painting toolbox talk

Toolbox talk on spray painting safety

Toolbox talk on spray painting. Spray painting releases harmful substances easily into the environment. Spray Paint usually involves vanishing, lacquer or coatings. The toxic substance can affect the worker doing the job and anyone in the immediate environment. Spray painting is one aspect of painting with liquid… Read More »Toolbox talk on spray painting safety

office safety toolbox talk

Toolbox talk on office safety

Office safety is one safety people have to maintain at a high level. There is this notion that accident rarely occurs in the office. And that Offices are very safe, unlike construction or factory environment. Injuries sustained from Office accidents may be relatively different from… Read More »Toolbox talk on office safety

responsibilities and duties of health and safety supervisor

What are the responsibilities of safety supervisors

A safety supervisor, under the Occupational Health and Safety Act, holds responsibility for the safety of a workspace and its workers. Apart from assigning tasks, this role involves ensuring all areas of the worksite are safe for all personnel. Their duties include enforcing safety systems, conducting safety meetings and audits, reporting health issues of employees to management, conducting on-the-job safety training, and ensuring compliance with health and safety requirements of the organization.

safety man hours calculation

How to calculate man hours in (hse) safety

Man hours represent the total hours an employee works over a specified period, crucial for determining a project’s financial viability, calculating production, and evaluating safety performance. The number of man hours is calculated by multiplying the number of workers, hours worked per day, and the days worked over that period. Overtime is also included in the calculation. Man hours’ benefit includes aiding in financial decision-making, estimating productivity, and comparing health and safety performance across entities.

Tips to ensure patient safety in health care setting

7 Tips to ensure patient safety in a health care setting

7 Tips to ensure patient safety in a health care setting Patient safety in a healthcare setting is an aspect of safety that individuals in the healthcare setting need to improve upon to prevent avoidable deaths.  The care providers, support staff and consumers can work… Read More »7 Tips to ensure patient safety in a health care setting

tagline for crane lifting

Why do we have to use a tagline in lifting and rigging operations?

Why do we have to use a tagline in lifting and rigging operations? What is a tagline? A tag line is a line used during a lifting operation. It is attached to the Load to provide control while directing it to a safe landing. The… Read More »Why do we have to use a tagline in lifting and rigging operations?

hse safety statistics board

What is a safety statistics board?

What is a safety (hse) statistics board? The health and safety (HSE) statistics board comprises plywood or metal. Use in displaying the health and safety records of a particular workplace. The information on the board notifies everyone at the workplace about figures relating to safety… Read More »What is a safety statistics board?

5S of good housekeeping systems

What are the five good housekeeping systems?

What are the five good housekeeping systems? Good housekeeping is a program that means a place for everything and everything in its proper place. Housekeeping is even more than just sweeping the floor. It entails a lot of things. However, it ensures an orderly arrangement… Read More »What are the five good housekeeping systems?

keys to having a good safety supervision

Six keys to having good safety supervision

Six keys to having good safety supervision Safety supervision means supervision concerning safety. More so, supervision means watching a person or activity and ensuring that the person does those things correctly or safely.  Supervision is one aspect every safety officer, supervisor or even manager must… Read More »Six keys to having good safety supervision

iso 45001 certified

What does it mean for your company to get certified to ISO 45001:2018 OHSMS?

ISO 45001 certified:What does it mean for your company to get certified to ISO 45001:2018 OHSMS? ISO 45001:2018 OHSMS is an ISO standard for Occupational health and safety management systems. Companies can get certified in it when they have met the requirements for the certification… Read More »What does it mean for your company to get certified to ISO 45001:2018 OHSMS?

witness interview success tips

Tips to bear in mind when interviewing witnesses during incident investigation.

Witness interview:Tips to bear in mind when interviewing witnesses during incident investigation. An incident occurring in the workplace will necessitate an investigation, but the degree of that investigation will depend on the nature of the incident. The main factors for the degree of the investigation… Read More »Tips to bear in mind when interviewing witnesses during incident investigation.

confined space entry permit

confined space permit toolbox talk

Confined space entry permit toolbox talk. A confined space entry permit is a permit required before you work in a permit required confined space. Not all confined space is permit required. It is a tool to control the work and ensure that all the available… Read More »confined space permit toolbox talk

muster point area safety

Where is the best place for a muster point?

Where is the best place for a muster point? A muster point is a meeting place for personnel to gather for possible evacuation during an emergency. In some places, they have multiple muster points for personnel to assemble without difficulty. Muster points offer a safe… Read More »Where is the best place for a muster point?