Stories Tagged 'Safety measures'
The aviation regulator—Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal—has announced a slew of measures to enhance the operational safety of helicopters in Nepal following the Air Dynasty helicopter crash in Taplejung on February 27 that killed all seven aboard, including Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari.full story »
Over 95 percent private hospitals in the country are found to be operating out of rented residential buildings that have no proper patient safety measures. full story »
Most of the gas bottling plants have not been following safety measures putting consumers at high risk of suffering injury or even death due to unsafe cylinders, the Nepal Bureau of Standards and Metrology said after making several market inspections.full story »
Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) bottlers have been delaying upgrading safety measures in their plants citing lack of necessary equipment. As a result, they have not received Nepal Standard (NS) certification which was made mandatory following a massive fire at a gas plant in Parsa last December in which three persons were killed.full story »
Minister for Information and Communication Minendra Rijal on Thursday urged journalists to come together to change the society’s perception of women journalists.full story »