Occupational Health Southern Africa is dedicated for the occupational health disciplines in Southern Africa. The focus is on occupational medicine, nursing and hygiene, as well as primary health care at the workplace, safety and other employee health benefits. The journal aims to keep occupational health practitioners current with the latest research, especially African research. It is relevant to managers, human resource consultants and the whole occupational health team. The journal is the official publication of the South African Society of Occupational Medicine.