NSITF paid N825 million to injured workers in 2019
The Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), said it spent about N825 million on compensation and rehabilitation of injured workers under its Employees Compensation Scheme (ECS) last year.
Pushing frontiers of occupational safety
As the world of work becomes more sophisticated, so also is the degree of occupational danger workers are exposed to continues to increase. Indeed, the need for workers to be more careful in the workplace is also a message relevant stakeholders often pass to workers and their representatives.
ILO urges countries to ratify health, safety conventions
The Director General of International Labour Organisation (ILO), Guy Ryder has called on countries to ratify Occupational Safety and Health Conventions. The ILO Chief said the convention is at the heart of the ILO from the outset. Addressing the strategic plenary session of the ‘All-Russia Occupational Safety and Health Week’ in the Russian town…