Errol Ninow

Errol Ninow


Friday 2 June, 09h30 | Regulatory framework update on Act 2 of 2010 with specific reference to OHSA regulations 5, 7 & 8 for organisers, technical service providers and facility owners.

Speaker Profile

Errol Ninow is Chairman of Gintan Luthuli Associates, a business founded in 1980 specialising in event risk, health and safety, and corporate compliance. The company is a leader in the field of OHSE, ISO implementation, disaster risk management, and corporate compliance. Errol founded a specialist division in the company which co-coordinates safety, security, and disaster risk management for special events, international sport spectacles, local and international conferences, concerts, exhibitions, and more. He also specialises in limitation of liability, corporate compliance, industrial and commercial risk assessments, environmental management, incident/accident investigation, and legal compliance auditing.

Errol holds qualifications in all of these disciplines and has a Post-graduate Honours Degree in Systemic Mngmnt Prac (UCT), a Dis Risk Mngmnt Diploma (UNISA), and is a qualified Workplace Incident Investigator and registered Health and Safety Graduate Professional. He has been involved with sporting and entertainment events in South Africa for many years and travels regularly overseas to keep up to date on methodologies in safety and security employed for major events at international venues.

He, in association with I.R.M (Pty) Ltd (Patrick Ronan), wrote the Disaster Risk Management Plan for eThekwini Municipality for the 2010 FIFA World Cup and has been published in a text book (ISBN 978-0-70217-779-8, 2010) on the subject of risk and safety. He has served on committees of the Exhibition Association of Southern Africa (EXSA) for many years, as treasurer and in other capacities, and is proud to have been inducted into the EXSA Hall of Fame.