NACOSH Poster Competition Display December 9-13

Barbadians can soon view the winning entries of the recently held National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH) Poster Competition.

They will be on display during the week December 9 -13 at the General Post Office, Cheapside, Bridgetown, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. each day.

The competition was held to promote the Safety and Health at Work Act which was proclaimed in January this year.

The theme was ???Safety for Life – It begins with you??? and was open to the public in four categories: 8-11 years, 12-15 years, 16-18 years and over 18 years.

Also on display will be the winning entry for the Globally Harmonised System (GHS) logo competition which was held during the same period.

The National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH) facilitates social dialogue on occupational safety and health issues in Barbados.

The body was established in 1983 in accordance with the provisions of the Factories Act, 1982.

For further information on the poster display or NACOSH, persons may contact the Labour Department, Ministry of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development, 2nd Floor East, Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael at 310-1500.

BCC Reggae Musical December 13 – 15

Three nights of reggae is what patrons can expect when the Barbados Community College???s (BCC) Theatre Arts Department presents The Chalk Circle Reggae Musical from Friday, December 13 to Sunday, December 15.

The event, which will be held in the Performing Hall, Howell???s Cross Road, St. Michael, starts nightly at 8.00.

It is the end of semester production by second year students who will be examined in acting, singing and movement by external examiners.

The technical and design students, who are responsible for designing the set, costumes and sound, will also be externally assessed.

Originally written by Bertolt Brecht, the play has been adapted??into a modern version by Yvonne Weekes. It features the songs of Bob Marley interwoven to tell the story reminiscent of Solomon in the Bible in which??two mothers claim ownership of the same baby.

For further information on the admission fee and the play, patrons may call 426-2858 Ext: 5262 or visit

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