F
ourič
OHS Consultants
specializes in the implementation and maintenance of
Health & Safety Management
Systems
for the duration of Construction
Contracts.

With extensive experience in the
Skills Development Training arena,
we also plan
and manage
Skills Development Training Programs
for the duration of contracts.

 

About us

Fourič OHS & Labour Consultants  have successfully been conducting business as a private OHS Consultant since January 2007. 
 

As well qualified and experienced Health and Safety Consultants our main objective is  to be of professional assistance to the Contractor or Developer in the interpretation of all relevant Regulations of the Health and Safety Act applicable to the Construction Industry in South Africa as well as the implementation of all prescribed controls in order to ensure full compliance to  legislation, thereby facilitating a safe and productive working environment for the benefit of both employer and employee.

Fourič OHS & Labour Consultants specializes in the implementation and maintenance of Health & Safety Management Systems for the duration of Construction Contracts. With extensive experience in the Skills Development Training arena, we also plan and manage Skills Development Training Programs for the duration of contracts.

Making use of certified Auditors with extensive experience in the Road, Civil and Structures Construction Sector, we also function as independent HSE Auditors for Clients and Principle Contractors.

Furthermore, over 15 years of relevant experience in the SANDF as well as the SAPD, provided us with a thorough understanding and working knowledge of the legal system in South Africa.

Our areas of expertise will be:

  • The Occupational Health and Safety Act, 85 of 1993 and all Regulations

  • Health related Regulations (Asbestos, lead, Biological Agents and Noise)

  • General Administrative Regulations

  • Facility Regulations

  • Machinery related Regulations (General, Driven, Electrical Machinery and Installations, Lifts and Escalators, Vessels under Pressure)

  • Construction Regulations

  • General Safety Regulations

  • Environmental Regulations in the Workplace

  • Major Hazard Installations

  • Hazard identification and Risk Assessment

  • OHS Legal Compliance Auditing

  • Oversee the erection and dismantling of scaffolding to a height of 26 meters

  • Weekly inspection and issuing of adjustment notices to scaffolding 

  • Health and Safety Foundations

  • Health and safety Policy

  • Organizational Health and Safety responsibilities

  • Promoting a positive Health and Safety Culture

  • Risk Assessment

  • Principles of Control

  • Monitoring, review and audit

  • Occupational incident and accident investigation, recording and reporting

  • Movement of people and vehicles – hazards and control

  • Manual and Mechanical handling – hazards and control

  • Work equipment – hazards and control

  • Electrical – hazards and control

  • Fire – hazards and control

  • Chemical and biological health hazards and control

  • Physical and Psychological health hazards and control

  • Construction activities – hazard and control

  • International Labour Organization conventions, legal framework, examples and summaries

  • Construction law and management

  • Construction site issues hazards and control

  • Working at heights hazards and control

  • Excavation Work – hazards and control

  • Demolition – hazards and control

  • International Construction Legislation (ILO)

 

 

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