It is unreasonable to expect employers or health and safety representatives to be experts in occupational hygiene, which is why the Department of Labour established an Approved Inspection Authority (A.I.A.) program to assist employers in complying with certain requirements of the Act.
An A.I.A. is an organization that has been approved by the Department of Labour and Employment to provide services in South Africa in relation to Occupational Hygiene, or as an Electrical Installer to issue certificates of compliance pertaining to their specific scope.
The PConnect Consulting team works closely with employers to ensure they meet these requirements as per the Occupational Health and Safety Act. We are also able to register employers with the Department of Labour and Employment as an A.I.A.