Event Details

Occupational Safety and Health Seminar on Safe Use of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs)

Date: 17th June 2019 (Monday)
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (Registration at 6:30 p.m.)
Venue: Chan Kei Biu Lecture Theatre (LT6), 4/F, University Concourse, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Organizer(s): IOSH Hong Kong
Joint Organizer(s): International Powered Access Federation (IPAF)
Co-Organizer(s): City University of Hong Kong
Supporter(s): HKFOSHA; HKARMS; IMechE; HKIE- MMNC.
Speaker: Mr Tony Small - IPAF Hong Kong Region Council Chairman; Mr Raymond Wat – IPAF Regional Representative
Language: English
Contact Person: Raymond Man
Contact Email: mailbox@ioshhongkong.com
Contact Tel: 9025 6767
CPD: 1.5 hours
Content: The seminar aims to raise safety awareness among mobile access platform stakeholders on the importance of MEWP safety. The following topics will be discussed in the seminar including demonstration of MEWP best practices by the industry:  Raising the competency & proficiency of MEWP operators with technology  Purpose of International Powered Access Federation  Latest safety innovative technology (details on secondary guarding devices) for enhancing safety integrity of MEWP’s operation  Does managing the use of MEWP require competency?  The importance on pre-use check and periodic maintenance for MEWP  Questions & Answers
Remarks: It is advisable that in order to prevent from spreading of influenza, any participant who has symptom(s) of flu, e.g. fever, cough and runny nose, etc, should not attend the seminar, or should put on a face mask throughout his / her stay at the seminar. Contact information (phone number and email address) should be provided at the time of on-line registration for urgent notification. Your membership/staff/student card should be produced at the reception counter.

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