The Festive season is almost upon us and while it a time to be happy and relax with friends and family, it is sadly also the one time of the year when many South African motorists are injured or killed in car accidents, many of which could have been avoided.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 14 Nov 2013 13:21
Food safety should be top of mind for restaurant owners and managers, who need to stress safe food handling and sanitary practices in their kitchens.
By Patrick Nebuloni 31 Oct 2013 11:08
It is important for South African consumers to make sure that the pharmaceutical products they purchase are manufactured safely and comply with the necessary standards, as taking unsafe, illegal medicines can have dangerous consequences.
By Manfred Boensch 11 Oct 2013 14:22
Imperial Health Sciences' Unjani Clinic initiative won the "Investing in the Future and Drivers of Change Business Award" at the recent Investing in the Future Awards, hosted by the Mail & Guardian and Southern Africa Trust. This annual event is aimed at recognising and honouring good corporate citizenship.
Issued by IMPERIAL Logistics 6 Dec 2013 13:17
Tribal Boyz is calling for anti-rape campaign Real Men Don't Rape to replace national football Fridays and DJs Karabo Ndaba and Jerry Malatji want government and business to support the idea.
28 Nov 2013 10:03
Petrow Food Ingredients, a key supplier of whole and blended herbs and spices, sauces, seed mixes and other ingredients to the local food industry, has strengthened its commitment to food safety by acquiring the globally benchmarked Food Safety System Certification - FSSC 22000.
25 Nov 2013 13:53
As tourist season gets into full swing, hoteliers have multiple hygiene challenges to consider. Rentokil Initial offers expert advice on keeping hotels, guest houses and lodges hygienic and fly-free.
Issued by Rentokil Initial 23 Oct 2013 12:25
According to local health and hygiene firm Bidvest Steiner, a 2011 study in the US found that supermarket shopping trolleys rival the average public toilet as a health risk. The study examined 85 trolleys and found that 72% of them tested positive for faecal bacteria and half carried traces of e.coli, the source of the most severe (and sometimes fatal) 'food poisoning'.
22 Oct 2013 10:19
Woolworths is recalling a faulty sandal range after two people were injured, the company said on Wednesday (16 October)
17 Oct 2013 10:19
One of the nation's favourite public holidays is coming up next week: 24 September is Heritage Day, or "Braai Day" as it has affectionately become known. And in large parts of the country the weather is already warm enough to make the prospect of a day outdoors next to the braai an appealing one. That is, if it weren't for those annoying flies whose numbers start to rise with the temperature.
Issued by Rentokil Initial 20 Sep 2013 13:32
Gabriel, the shock absorber brand of Control Instruments-Automotive, in partnership with Lombard Tyres Key West branch in Krugersdorp, hosted a clinic for women covering all aspects of road and vehicle safety.
13 Sep 2013 09:37
Accredited recycled refuse bag manufacturer, Tuffy Brands has introduced what is billed to be South Africa's first 100% recycled insect repellent bag.
10 Sep 2013 08:03
The Consumer Goods Council of South Africa (CGCSA) will launch the first of its Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) focus days in Africa on 11 September 2013 in Johannesburg, to expand the food safety network in the selected regions and to share views about current food safety trends with food safety experts.
4 Sep 2013 09:23
The first case of human to human transmission of bird flu is a reminder of the importance of healthy hand hygiene habits, says Rentokil Initial.
Issued by Rentokil Initial 21 Aug 2013 13:09
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