The Influence of Health and Safety Training on Steel Industry Employee’s Adherence to Regulations

Prof. Alain Ndedi, Dr Lawrence Kok

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Health and safety in the workplace have become an integral component in the viability of business. This article investigates the influence of health and safety training on employee’s adherence to health and safety in the steel industries. Purposive sampling was used within a quantitative research design to select 165 respondents from 748 employees. The response rate to 165 questionnaires administered within a demarcated location was 98.5%. Response indicate that the majority of employees receive sufficient health and safety training, which is reflected by their adherence to the occupational health and safety regulations.

Key words: health and safety, training, employee’s adherence, employee’s perceptions.


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