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MBA North audits 69 projects to the value of R8.8 Billion in 4 provinces

The 2022 Master Builders Association (MBA) North Regional Safety Competition is currently in full swing. This initiative has been running for 40 years – a mark of the important role it plays in what is recognised as one of the most dangerous industries, says Gerhard Roets, Construction Health & Safety Manager at MBA North. The
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Mba North Partners With Tjeka To Upskill Bricklayers

MBA North has partnered with Tjeka Training to provide an invaluable opportunity to upskill bricklayers. The opportunity includes free artisan recognition of prior learning, GAP training and a trade test opportunity at Tjeka’s training facility in Randfontein, Gauteng. Basic requirements are a minimum of six years’ verifiable bricklaying experience and a minimum secondary educationlevel Grade
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Risks And Prevention Of Work At Heights Accidents Outlined In MBA Seminar

Working at height presents serious risks to the life and health of construction workers, but these risks can be mitigated with proper equipment, procedures and training. This is according to experts speaking during a recent MBA North Occupational Health and Safety Compliance Seminar: Fall into line with lifelines, presented in collaboration with The Institute for
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Belo Transact Project

Where There’s A Will

Belo Transact’s Lovemore Mohlaba says that small contractors need an iron will and strong work ethic to survive. Belo Transact is currently involved in a major refurbishment of the gym at a tertiary institution in Gauteng Belo Transact offers a full range of maintenance, refurbishment and construction services for existing commercial buildings. Services include renovation
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PRAWA calls for insurers and contractors to use certified waterproofing and roof repair firms

The Professional Roof Repair and Waterproofing Association (PRAWA) has issued a call for insurers, contractors and other construction industry stakeholders to commit to using only certified waterproofing and roof repair firms. JJ Conradie, Executive Chair of PRAWA, says that this is only way to ensure that roofing repairs are carried out to the desired standard and use materials suitable for the harsh South African climate. “PRAWA and the Master Builders Association North are
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‘’Reconstructing South Africa’’: Master Builders Congress 2022

Master Builders South Africa is invites you to attend the upcoming Congress 2022 in KwaZulu Natal. Event: Master Builders South Africa Annual Congress Time: 09:00am – Friday, 09 September 2022 Venue: King Protea Room, The Capital Zimbali, KwaZulu Natal Theme: ‘Reconstructing South Africa’ The President of South Africa is expected to address the industry on
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MBA North Annual Golf Day – 23 June 2022

You are invited to the MBA North Annual Golf day 2022 Look forward to a full course of 128 golfers made up of the best in the building industry Date:  Thursday 23 June 2022 Venue:  Modderfontein Golf Club Time:  09:00-10:00 Registration  Staggered start: From 10:30    Cocktail Function and Prize Giving:17h30 Format:  Fourball Alliance- Official handicaps to be
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Disaster Management Act 2002 – Termination of the National State of Disaster

Termination of the National State of Disaster Click here to download the regulations.
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CHS FORUM: GOVERNMENT GAZETTE 46078 – Disaster Management Act 2002: Amendment of Regulations 2022.03.22

Latest Government Gazette – Disaster Management Act 2002: Amendment of Regulations 2022.03.22 Click here to download the regulations.
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CHS FORUM: GNR 1876 POST DISASTER COVID REGULATIONS – 2022.03.14

Notice is hereby given that the Code of Good Practice: Managing Exposure to SARS-CoV-2 in the Workplace set out in the Schedule is issued by the Minister of Employment and Labour after consideration by NEDLAC in terms of section 203(2A) of the Labour Relations Act, 1995 (Act No. 66 of 1995) to take effect on
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