Event Details

Occupational Safety and Health Web-based Seminar - How to Manage a Crisis

Date: 7 July 2010 (Wednesday)
Time: 7pm to 8pm (Registration starts at 6.30pm)
Venue: Room 107-108, eTECH Centre, 412 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay (Causeway Bay Campus of HKCT) (location map attached)
Organizer(s): IOSH (HK)
Joint Organizer(s): International Group and Hazardous Industries Group, Hong Kong College of Technology (HKCT)
Speaker: 1) Norman McPhail, Site Emergency Planning Officer, Sellafield Ltd 2) Phil Souter, Health and Safety Manager, Johnson Controls
Language: English
Contact Person: Amy Tsoi
Contact Email: mailbox@ioshhongkong.com
Contact Tel: 2690 3899
CPD: 1
Content: This Web-based Seminar is hosted by International Group and Hazardous Industries Group, IOSH, and is conducted via internet conference in Hong Kong. The seminar will feature two guest speakers for their expertise with real-life case studies highlighting the critical issues that need to be taken into account when preparing crisis plan as well as handling potential crisis. This informative seminar is relevant for most businesses across all industries and is suitable for those interested in crisis management. Major topics covered by our speakers include the following core areas: Norman will explain the emergency arrangements and plans at the Sellafield nuclear plant in the North West of England and give his thoughts on managing a crisis. He will also focus upon a combined heat and power plant case study. Phil’s presentation will focus on a scenario and look at crises, what happened, how to control those situations, the investigations and then ramifications and conclusions drawn from the crises.
Remarks: 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. To prevent the spreading of 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 2010-06-23 and end at 2010-07-04. Please register during the above period.