The annual International Safety Conference & Awards, of the OSHAssociation UK, Ghana region comes off at the Shippers Council Hall, Takoradi on March 29th, 2019 with local organizers promising a mega improvement on the successes of previous events.
Both online and manual registration for the event have so far received the desired patronage from the targeted industries.
This years’ event is on the them: “Advancing Transportation Safety Through Sustainable Framework”; and will cover areas of safety, health, security and the environment.
It comes at a time Ghana is concerned about the increasing rate of fatal road accidents. Experts at the conference will deliver technical papers on the various modes of safe transportation with emphasis on a sustainable framework.
Administrator for OSHAssociation Ghana region, Mr. Jonas Richmond Quartey told aptnewsghana.com the annual event is a safety platform for every professional to learn and network with captains of industries and major decision makers.
According to Mr. Quartey, the International Safety Conference and Awards 2019 would attract top government officials and HSSE professionals from the public and private sector as well as experts from neighbouring Togo, Benin Republic, Nigeria and others.
He reiterated OHSAssociation’s global belief is that all workers and employers should have easy access to quality occupational safety and health knowledge they need, regardless of colour, religion, language and location.
In view of this, he said, aside the annual conference and awards, OSHAssociation has developed a full suite of health and safety qualifications tailored to international framework… “our job as a professional organization is to help employees and employers achieve high safety standards in their workplace; to protect both their workers and the future of their business”.
“OSHAssociation will continually promote the interest of and foster closer ties and relationships among its members worldwide; and also ensure development and professional best practices on Occupational Safety and Health service delivery in Ghana”
OSHAssociation’s commitment to spreading safety consciousness across the globe, he noted, allows the organisation to deliver comprehensive awareness, training and consulting solutions in a variety of convenient formats, offering effective solutions to meet the unique safety needs of the industries and the society.
“No matter where you are on your health and safety journey, OSHAssociation has the expertise, knowledge and solutions to help you identify risks, control hazards, meet legislative requirements and international best practices”, Mr. Jonas Quartey concluded.
By: Apt News Desk
Joe Bright Nyarko
Journalist/Communication Researcher. Environment & Sustainability Advocate. Managing Editor of aptnewsghana.com, a non-profit news portal with bias towards environment and sustainability issues, rural development policies and gender & inequality.