Daily Archives: November 11, 2016

Labour movement collaborates with industry partners to uplift competency levels of safety professionals

Workplace safety standards should continuously be raised and improved. In view of advancements in technology, coupled with industry or sector specific changes, there is a need to continuously review or refine existing processes to ensure that safety of working people is not compromised. In a bid to ensure a safer workplace for working people who work in high risk environments, the Labour Movement has organised its first Major Hazards Installation (MHI) and Safety Seminar which took place today at the Devan Nair Institute for Employment and Employability. The seminar aims to raise awareness of recently announced requirements for safety of Major Hazards Installations (MHIs) regulations, which fall under the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Act . Organised by NTUC’s e2i (Employment and Employability Institute) and the Labour Movement (LM) Oil, Petrochemical, Energy and Chemicals (OPE ...