A Successful Year with the Message of HSE
Oct06

A Successful Year with the Message of HSE

It is a matter of great happiness and pride that Safety Messenger, India’s only magazine covering the whole gamut of Health, Safety and Environment (HSE), has completed one year of its publication, earning the accolades of the who’s who in the safety industry and reaching out to thousands of readers with the message of safety. It was exactly one year ago that the maiden issue of the magazine hit the stands with a rich content mix...

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The Vexed Issue of Healthcare Safety
Aug06

The Vexed Issue of Healthcare Safety

It is really shocking that, according to World Health Organisation (WHO), 1 in 10 patients receive harm during the treatment process and 1.4 million people worldwide suffer from infections acquired in hospitals. While there is only a 1 in 1000000 chance of a traveller being harmed while in an aircraft, there is a 1 in 300 chance of a patient being harmed during healthcare! Unbelievable! Is it not? But that’s the gravity of the...

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Risks Related to Internet Enabled Services
Jul04

Risks Related to Internet Enabled Services

Internet and mobile phones have become part of our daily life, and we cannot live without these communication devices anymore. Devices like smartphones and tablets make it easy to connect to internet. However, with the emergence of the internet and its connected services, cyber attacks and frauds have become a day-to-day threat to internet users. The increasing incidence of online frauds and hacking has affected internet banking and...

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Beach safety

People across the world throng the nearby beaches in summer for leisure and pleasure. But these silver sands can turn into nightmares if you are not cautious and don’t follow the rules of safe swimming in the ocean. Swimming in the ocean takes different skills, so before you get your feet wet, it’s best to learn how to swim and surf. You should also swim only at a lifeguard-protected beach, within the designated swimming area. Obey...

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We are under High Radiation Risk

Knowingly or unknowingly we are all exposed to radiation when we fly and when we get medical treatment – and whenever we leave the house. But the large dosages can have dramatic effects. Radioactive materials that decay spontaneously produce ionizing radiation, which has sufficient energy to strip away electrons from atoms (creating two charged ions) or to break some chemical bonds. Any living tissue in the human body can be...

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