OSHAssociation Delivers Health Talk To Medical Officers In Abuja To Promote Community Health During COVID-19

OSHAssociation delivers Health Talk to Medical Officers in Abuja to promote Community Health during COVID-19

As part of the kick-off activities for the OSHAssociation National Safety Advocacy Project (2021-2023), the National Secretariat team was at the Defence Headquarters Medical Centre, Mogadishu Barracks, Abuja on the 4th of March, 2021 for a Health Talk with the Medical Team. 

The workshop which was anchored by Engr. Emmanuel Uwalaka, and Mr. Desmond Fowobi focused on lifestyle adaptations to effectively address the changing health landscape, especially in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Medical Director of the Center in a closing remark thanked the team for the insightful discussions. He appealed to the team to revisit at a later date to share more insights on other interest areas to the medical team.

OSHAssociation 6th Batch HSE Masterclass ends as Registration for 7th Batch commences

OSHAssociation 6th Batch HSE Masterclass ends as Registration for 7th Batch commences

6th Batch Virtual HSE Masterclass by the OSHAssociation UK International facilitators was conducted from 28th February to 13th March, and ended with an exam on 20th March 2021. 

The two-weeks course covers different HSE topics categorized under three major courses: OSH Officer, OSH Supervisor and OSH Manager. The class comprised Candidates from different regions include francophone countries.

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The training team comprised experts in different HSSE subjects from London, Belgium, Canada, Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon, and Pakistan

Registrations are currently on-going for the next batch of training starting on the 9th of May.

A New Batch of Members Joins The OSHAssociation Family

A New Batch of Members Joins The OSHAssociation Family.

During the International Safety Conference and Awards, 2021 hosted by the Ghana region of the Association in Takarodi on the 26th and 27th of March, 2021, OSHAssociation received the first batch of international inductees for the year. (Read more)

The conference themed featured Technical presentations from seasoned experts in different sectors who handled relevant topics to the theme to provide further insights to the delegates. Some of the Speakers during the Conference included: Constance Daq Roberts (FOSHA) a staff of the EPA; Samuel Duckworth Essilfie (FOSHA) of Sophies Group;     Philip Thompson from Golden Star Mining; Kwamena Amoasi-Andoh Retired (FOSHA); and President Emeritus, Thomas Bismark Boakye (FOSHA).

 

The Ghana region of the Association also witnessed a change in Administration during the event with Kwame Agyeman-Budu assuming the role of the new Regional President for Ghana region in the place of Thomas Albert Bismark Boakye

 

Participants during the conference included members and delegates from different regions around the world, especially OSHAssociation member regions.

 

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The International Inductees from different sectors spread across the different membership categories were received into the Association through a virtual celebration.

OSHAssociation Re-establishes Corporate Membership Ties with NESREA.

OSHAssociation Re-establishes Corporate Membership Ties with NESREA.

The Nigerian Secretariat of the Association visited the Headquarters of the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) on the 30th of March.

During the warm reception by the Director General, Prof. Aliyu Jauro; Directors and Staff of the Agency; the DG on behalf of the Agency expressed their willingness to extend the partnership during his tenure.

OSHAssociation also re-affirmed their readiness to continue to support NESREA as Corporate Member to align her operations and activities with international best standards through continuous capacity building and technical support in desired areas. In addition, the DG also received an offer of Fellow membership with the Association alongside the Directors of the Agency.

The Association’s delegation led by Engr Emmanuel Uwalaka included other Fellows of the institution including Mr. Azu (part of the UK-based team) and Mr. Taiwo Adedoja, a Security consultant.

Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency Receives Delegation From OSHAssociation, Declares Interest In Partnership.

Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency receives delegation from OSHAssociation, declares interest in Partnership.

In line with the mandate of OSHAssociation to promote safety in every workplace, the Nigerian team paid a courtesy visit to the Director General of the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency on the 16th of March 2021. 

 

The visiting team included: the Chairman, Council of Fellows, Dr. Dalhatu Mohammed; the Regional Administrator, Engr. Emmanuel Uwalaka; Mr. Taiwo Adedoja, a Fellow of the institution and other staff of the National Secretariat.

 

The OSHAssociation team was well received by the NIHSA Director General, Engr. Clement Nze, and his team who expressed their satisfaction with the visit and pledged their interest in partnering with the team to ensure that the workforce are Safety compliant in their respective activities.

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The Association in turn while extending a Corporate Membership to NIHSA, offered to deliver a complimentary One-day Health and Safety workshop for the NIHSA workforce. As part of the outcomes of the Corporate Membership, the DG of the Agency also received an offer of International Fellow membership with the Association.

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