Event Details

Occupational Safety and Health Seminar on A Brief Comparison on Legislative Requirements of Safety and Health in Construction Industry between the HKSAR and the Macao SAR

Date: 11 May 2010 (Tuesday)
Time: 6:30pm to 8pm
Venue: Headquarters of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, Seminar Room, 9/F Island Centre, 1 Great George Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
Organizer(s): IOSH (HK)
Joint Organizer(s): Building Division, Structural Division, Safety Specialist Committee of the HKIE. Safety Specialist Group, The Society of Accredited Safety Auditors (SASA)
Speaker: Ir Chi-wan LAU, MSc, RPE(CE,GE,ST),RSO,RSA, CEng, MIStructE, MICE, FGS, MHKIE, CMIOSH, has over 40 years of practical experience in UK, HK and Macao SAR, and involved in formulating safety policy and initiatives, such as PFSS, ISAS since 1995. He retired from HKSAR Govt. in 2006 after 22 years of service, and retired again last Sept. from Macao. Previously, Ir Lau had worked as a Section Leader in UK, Associate-Partner of John Connell, SGE of GEO, Assistant Secretary (Safety) of ETWB, DSA of CED, and SPM(Q&S) of GEG.
Contact Person: Amy Tsoi
Contact Email: mailbox@ioshhongkong.com
Contact Tel: 2690 3899
CPD: 1.5
Content: The MacaoSAR Govt. has promulgated the Decree-Laws and Directives to govern safety and health issues on construction sites and commercial premises. This seminar highlights the similarities and differences in the major requirements between the HKSAR and MacaoSAR legislations, based on the personal encounters of the Speaker. Topics on health and safety at work, training of imported workers, with particular reference to the Galaxy Mega Resort Project and Renovation of existing casinos will be discussed and shared with our practitioners.
Remarks: Certificate will be issued to participants who have completed the entire duration of the seminar. Each participating member shall collect his/her attendance certificate (with pre-printed name but without the Institution’s stamp) during registration. Upon completion of the seminar, at 07:50pm or later, participants shall proceed to the reception counter for receiving a stamp on the certificate. Only certificates with the Institution’s stamp are considered as valid CPD certificates.

Registrations Details:

The online registration starts at 2010-04-22 and end at 2010-05-08. Please register during the above period.