On Friday‚ he announced that the city manager’s office would institute a comprehensive investigation and report on the occupational health and safety standards and fire compliance for City of Tshwane buildings. This will include buildings owned or occupied by the City.
“At the centre of these audits is our goal to preserve innocent lives‚” said Msimanga‚ of the Democratic Alliance.
Minister Masutha said following Msimanga’s intervention at the Correctional Services offices‚ the City’s Emergency Services Department contacted the owners of the building to engage on safety measures to be undertaken.
Masutha said he “is satisfied that the ongoing engagements will soon result in the Poyntons building being fully compliant with regulatory safety requirements”.