Code : 2024047
Event Name : (Hybrid) How to effectively ensure industrial safety - From socio-economic, workers’ physical and mental health, and environmental factors 如何有效確保工業安全 - 從社會經濟、工人的身心健康和環境因素
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Mr. Danny Sham, Registered Safety Officer (H.K.), Registered Safety Auditor (H.K.), Registered Safety Practitioner (U.K.), Accredited Safety Consultant (OSHC H.K.), Member of IOSH (U.K.), holder of a Master Degree in Occupational Hygiene (qualified as BOH in the U.K.), Professional Diploma in Health Education, ISO Lead Auditor certificates in Quality Management System, Environmental Management System, Occupational Health and Safety Management System, Risk and Crisis Management, Social Accountability Management, Food Safety Management, Information Security Management and Security Management Systems.

Danny, the Managing Director and principal consultant of the EnviroSafe Professional Consultancy Limited since 2001 with about 30 years of occupational safety, health, hygiene, environmental, ISO management systems and security experience in logistics, construction, manufacturing, health care and food industries, including management systems, site monitoring, promotion, course curriculum development and training in PRC, Shanghai, Hong Kong SAR and Macau SAR. Danny has had direct hand on professional experience in training, developing, implementing, maintaining and auditing services for multi-disciplines corporations. Danny’s past and current involvements in the Course Advisory Committee on Assistant Safety Officer of the Construction Industry Training Authority, CITA (the name is now called as CICTA), the Steering Committee for Construction Industry of Hong Kong Workers’ Health Centre, the Former Vice President of the Institute of Crisis and Risk Management, Chairman of Professional Managers Association, part-time lecturing and tutoring experience in the Construction Industry Training Authority, CITA (now called as CICTA), the Occupational Safety and Health Council (OSHC), the Hong Kong College of Technology, the Open University of Hong Kong (now called HKMU), the Centre for Health Education and Health Promotion of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Productivity Council, Macau Productivity and Technology Transfer Center.
Event Date : 2024-03-18
Event Time : 07:00 pm – 08:30 pm (Registration and networking time: from 6:30 pm)
Registration Closing Date : 2024-03-17
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : 1) Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong 2) By online media - ZOOM
Division : HKIS
Organizer : The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors
Fee : Free of Charge
Priority : Priority is given to HKIS Corporate Members; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese
Details :

Since the Government enacted the increase in the penalties for OSH offences early in April 2023, the Labour Department (“LD”) has recently updated the contents of the mandatory basic safety training course for the construction industry (i.e. the Green Card course for construction sector) and mandatory safety training courses of confined spaces operation, so as to enhance safety awareness of workers and their ability to prevent accident. Trying the so-called risk-based principle and keeping close tabs on the OSH risk levels of various industries and their changes, the LD formulates and adjusts the three-pronged approach, including inspection and enforcement, publicity and promotion, as well as education and training in a timely manner to promote OSH culture and prevent accidents from happening. However, two workers were killed and three others injured in an industrial accident when a large scaffolding collapsed at a construction site in Kai Tak on 20 February 2024. The topic of the talk is to discuss the possible causes leading to the increase of industrial accidents and try to examine the possible effects on the socio-economic, workers’ physical and mental health, and environment factors. There is something to be inspired by these…

自2023年4月初政府實施加大對職業安全與健康罪行的處罰後,勞工處最近更新了建造業強制性基本安全訓練課程(即建造業平安課程)及密閉空間操作強制性安全訓練課程的內容,以提升工人的安全意識和預防意外的能力。勞工處嘗試以所謂的「風險為本」原則,密切留意各行各業的職業安全與健康風險水準及其變化,並適時制定和調整巡查執法、宣傳和教育培訓三管齊下的措施,推廣職業安全與健康文化,防止意外發生。然而,剛剛2024年2月20日發生,在啟德一個建築工地的大型棚架倒塌意外,造成兩名工人死亡,另有三人受傷。講座的主題是討論導致工傷事故的增加,了解從社會經濟、工人身心健康和環境因素的可能影響意外的原因。 從中可以得到一些啟發…

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