Excessive Consumption Of Alcohol A Concern In The BVI

Friday, 18 November 2016 - 4:42pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development joins the Healthy Caribbean Coalition in raising awareness of the harmful abuse of alcohol.

Mosquito Control Efforts Increased After Heavy Rains

Thursday, 17 November 2016 - 4:44pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development continues to urge the community to remain vigilant and support efforts to reduce the impact of Zika by eliminating potential breeding sites for mosquitoes.

Fogging Continues In Pasea Estate And Surrounding Areas

Tuesday, 15 November 2016 - 4:22pm

The Environmental Health Division is alerting the public that fogging will continue in locality three which covers areas between Pasea Estate and Fat Hogs Bay.

Historical Commonwealth Walkway Earmarked For Road Town

Thursday, 3 November 2016 - 4:44pm

Plans are being made to establish a Commonwealth Walkway here in Road Town as an enhancement to the city’s attraction.

Occupational Health And Safety Training Seminar November 3

Monday, 31 October 2016 - 4:27pm

Human Resource Managers, Office Managers and persons with responsibilities for occupational health and safety in the workplace are strongly encouraged to participate in the Occupational Health and Safety Training Seminar on Thursday, November 3 from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m. at the Eileen L. Parsons Auditorium, H. Lavity Stoutt Community College, Paraquita Bay.

BVI Committee Enhances Health And Safety At Work

Friday, 28 October 2016 - 4:48pm

In an effort to strengthen the development of occupational health and safety in the Territory, an Occupation Health and Safety Subcommittee was established under the Virgin Islands National Health and Wellness Advisory Council.

Boat Owners Asked To Prevent Mosquito Breeding

Friday, 7 October 2016 - 4:08pm

As efforts continue to reduce the impact of Zika within the Territory, boat owners are being asked to secure their vessels by either turning them over or cover them with tarpaulin to reduce mosquito breeding.

BVI Zika Count Up To 25

Friday, 30 September 2016 - 3:15pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is reporting 25 confirmed cases of Zika as of September 27.

Public Officers Receive Vital Instruction In Ergonomics

Wednesday, 28 September 2016 - 9:36am

Public Officers received vital instruction in ergonomics when the Health and Safety Unit of the Human Resources Department facilitated in-house training sessions in collaboration with Therapy Works.

Awareness Walk In Remembrance Of Zabrina O’Neal On October 8

Monday, 26 September 2016 - 4:40pm

The Office of Gender Affairs, with the support of the O’Neal and George families, is inviting the public, and especially Virgin Gorda residents to an Awareness Walk in remembrance of the late Zabrina O’Neal.