Founded in 1983 by a group of 15 prominent South African-Italian businessmen we strive to fulfil our mission, which is, to be the foremost point of liaison between Italian and South African commerce. We aim to achieve this by fostering sustainable relationships among Italian and South African professionals, disseminating information about both countries to respective entrepreneurs and encourage commercial activities between South Africa and Italy.
In addition to the wide range of services we offer to members and non-members, we support clients by means of personalised trade and investment solutions.
The Italcham head office is based in Johannesburg.
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The Fire Protection Association of Southern Africa (FPASA) was established in 1973 to provide a specialized fire safety management technical and training service to industry, commerce and society at large. Over the years the Association has developed a range of membership options and technical, training and fire safety management services that are recognized for their quality, professionalism and value. Today the role of the FPASA covers Education, Information, Advice, Consultancy and Training (Fire College). The Fire College is a professional training centre dedicated to assist in the reduction of life and property losses in the Southern African region. It provides training on request of FPASA members and non-members alike, and in addition provides standard training programmes to suit the broad spectrum of industrial, commercial, institutional and local authority requirements.Website
The Institute for Work at Height was formed in January 2009 being a merger of the Specialised Access Engineering Manufacturers Association (SAEMA) and the Rope Access And Fall Arrest Association (RAFAA) desirous of creating safety awareness and in turn "professionalism in the overall Work At Height Industry. The Institute provides a unified voice for suppliers and users of all types of work at height equipment and services, Sets and maintains Industry standards, Develops guidelines and frameworks for skills development within the Industry, Impresses on clients the professionalism, integrity and credibility of IWH members by adherence to a Code of Ethical Practice, Represents Industry views to Government Departments and the Private Sector, Provides information on all related work at height matters and provides a regular forum for members to meet and discuss matters of mutual interest.Website
NEBOSH (The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health) was formed in 1979 as an awarding body with charitable status. We offer a comprehensive range of globally-recognised, qualifications designed to meet the health, safety and environmental management needs of all places of workWebsite
SAIOH has its origins in the Occupational Hygiene Association of South Africa (OHASA) which was established in 1983 to promote an awareness of Occupational Hygiene. The Institute of Occupational Hygienists of South Africa (IOHSA) was established in 1993 to register Occupational Hygienists who meet appropriate standards of education and practical experience. These two bodies merged in 2000 to form the present day SAIOH. SAIOH has approximately 900 members and an annual budget of about a million rand which is applied to branch and head office incidentals. SAIOH is dependent on sponsorship and membership fees to sustain itself and provide a service to members.Website
Saiosh is recognised by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) as the Professional Body to register Occupational Health and Safety Professionals in South Africa in terms of the NQF Act, Act 67 of 2008. With more than 8000 Members Saiosh is the leading source of information and networking opportunities within the Occupational Health and Safety profession.Website
The SA Protective Equipment Marketing Association was founded in the early sixties with the objective of representing manufacturers and importers of personal protective equipment and lobbying on their behalf with the authorities and other bodies such as the SA Bureau of Standards.Website
The South African Society of Occupational Health Nursing Practitioners (SASOHN) is a Professional Society committed to the development of the Occupational Health Nursing Practitioner (OHNP). Occupational Health Nursing Practitioners take care of the health of more than 8 million workers in South Africa in all types of industries.Website
FOCUS on Transport and Logistics is the only magazine that is truly part of the industry.
It features key themes within the transport industry, with viewpoints form experts in various fields. Pertinent issues are also covered throughout the year, from changes in labour legislation and cross-border policy to fleet optimisation through logistics, warehousing and distribution. Operational issues such as vehicle security, tyre maintenance and fleet management are also covered regularly.
If there’s a story to be told, you can guarantee FOCUS will publish it first! So be in the know and focus on some transport.Website
Published by Charmont Media Global, SHEQ MANAGEMENT aims to provide up-to-date, relevant information to ensure the safety and well-being of employees in the workplace, while assisting them in preparing for emergencies and preventing disasters.
It is read by decision-makers in the safety, health and environment arena, company directors, risk managers, health and safety managers, environmental managers, quality managers, SHEQ practitioners, SHEQ officers, training managers, various labour organisations, government agencies and nongovernmental organisations.
SHEQ MANAGEMENT is the definitive source for reliable, accurate and pertinent information to guarantee environmental health and safety in the workplace.Website
Mining Weekly is South Africa’s premier source of weekly news on mining developments in Africa’s most important industry. Mining Weekly provides in-depth coverage of mining projects & the person- alities reshaping the mining industry. The publication is an essential source of information for those involved in the mining sector.Website
The mission of Mining Review Africa is to support and promote the development of Africa’s rich mineral resources to the benefit of all. Through our liaison with major, mid-tier and junior mining houses, suppliers of capital, technology and plants, our goal is to ensure Mining Review Africa is Africa’s leading mining sector knowledge partner.Website
BBF Safety Group (Pty) Ltd. Is the largest safety footwear manufacturer in Africa. Boasting 8 brands under their umbrella, catering to the various needs, applications and budgets of the PPE market, BBF safety group is your complete safety footwear solution.
Brands: Bova, Bronx Safety, Frams, Fuel, Inyati, Lemaitre, Sisi, WayneWebsite
Dromex is a major player in the supply of technology solutions to personal protective equipment and together with international partners that are leading industrial players, active in the field of Textile, Chemical, Environmental Sustainability and Research and Development. With each partner taking leadership positions with many years of establishing and developing advanced and innovative technologies in collaboration with re-known universities and laboratories across the world.
After intensive R&D efforts coupled with numerous years of end-market analysis and field testing, the now acclaimed Taeki5© fiber is now available in South Africa for the field of hand, arm and body protection and distributed exclusively by Dromex The Taeki5© innovative core fiber produced in Germany is transformed in an exclusive partner production facility into high performance safety gloves, sleeves and technical fabrics following strict quality and technical standards.Website
Through business expansion leveraged off operational capability and excellence, Health|Insite provides services to over 400 employer groups representing more than 1 000 000 employees on an annual basis. These services are offered through a variety of roll-out plans including screening services, online wellbeing solutions and communications, executive wellbeing services, onsite clinics, and mobile facilities. We’ve been delivering excellent health-care services to our clients since 1999 and we continue to innovate and be regarded as a beacon of innovation, quality delivery, and value in the employee wellbeing industry. Through Exec|Care, Health|Onsite, Occu|Fit, and e|Care, our innovative services span employee wellbeing; corporate health screenings and events; chronic illness and disease management; HIV & AIDS; occupational health; executive health solutions, business intelligence, reporting and analytics; and work/life matters.Website
A founder member of the Access Industry Forum (AIF), PASMA is the world's lead trade association for the mobile access tower industry. Representing the interests of manufacturers, suppliers, specifiers and users, it delivers and oversees the industry standard training scheme and is a major publisher of safety-related knowledge, information and guidance.
Liaising closely with all the key regulatory authorities and standards-setting bodies in the work at height sector, it is the voice of the industry and, as such, plays a leading role in promoting best practice.
PASMA provide and govern the industry standard training scheme for mobile access towers, delivering proficiency and competence. For many, the PASMA certificate and ID card are the only acceptable proof of competence.Website
Select PPE is a multi-brand service provider founded in 1998. Select PPE provides customers with partnership-based management solutions for the procurement and record keeping of PPE. Select PPE currently employ over 400 employees that run the South African operations of 175 on-site stores. In 2006, Select PPE expanded its on-sit store operations into Zambia and in 2014 opened the first retail store in Rustenburg. Today, Select PPE also have retail stores situated in Mosselbay, Randfontein and Sishen.Website