Event Details

Occupational Safety and Health Seminar on Observation and Change of Safety Behaviour

Date: 6 August 2009 (Thursday)
Time: 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Venue: Room TU107, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon
Organizer(s): IOSH (HK)
Supporter(s): Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Speaker: Dr. Y.Y. Wong was a Factory Inspector of the HK Labour Department. He was one of the Executive Directors at Occupational Safety & Health Council in 1988 and a Member of Safety Officers Advisory Committee of the Labour Department, HKSAR. Dr. Wong has over 30 years of safety management experience in the construction industry in Hong Kong. Dr. Wong is a Chartered Fellow and Registered Safety Practitioner of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health and a Fellow of the Royal Institute for the Promotion of Health. He is also a part time lecturer at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and at the Construction Industry Council Training Authority.
Language: Cantonese
Contact Person: Amy TSOI
Contact Email: mailbox@ioshhongkong.com
Contact Tel: 2690 3899
CPD: 1.5 hours
Content: Unsafe or at-risk behaviour is always a major attributable factor to accidents in the construction industry. The subject of safety behaviour has thus become more prominent and essential for improving safety performance of the construction industry. The speaker will share his years of experience in dealing with behavioural change through a battery of skills and tactics, including observation, two-way exchanging, behaviour intervention and record keeping.
Remarks: To prevent the spreading of Human H1N1 Influenza infection, we request participants who have influenza-like symptoms, e.g. fever, cough and runny nose, should not attend the seminar. Alternatively, he/she should put on a face mask throughout his/her stay at the seminar. Please provide us your contracts (phone number or email) at time of on-line registration. We will notify you as soon as possible should any case of Human H1N1 Influenza at the seminar is confirmed.

Registrations Details:

The online registration starts at 2009-07-17 and end at 2009-08-05. Please register during the above period.