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Jul 2018
  • Safe Foreman Award 2018

    SRSO NEWS

     

    Dear Members,

     

    The Annual Event - Safe Foremen Award 2018 is now opened to enroll.  

    This award is organized by Lighthouse Club Hong Kong and co-organized by Society of Registered Safety Officers.  The objective of this award is to recognize the local foreman with outstanding safety performance.  All site foremen, their responsibility must be related to construction industry works and direct supervise the construction workers. The participants should be responsible for implementation and promotion occupational safety on site.

     

    Please forward the attached information to your colleagues & encourage them to participate.  And the application form can also be downloaded from our web site:

    www.srso.org.hk. The Applicant should complete & return the application form to the Society via email: srso@srso.org.hk or mail to our PO Box 482, Fo Tan Post Office, NT on or before 17 August 2018   Attached please find the poster & enrollment form (flyer) for your information.

     

    The selected finalists will be invited for interview by the judge panel and to attend the Award Presentation Ceremony organized of the Lighthouse Club on 14 September 2018.

     

    For enquiries, please contact Mr. Au Ho Fo at 6083 9085 or Mr. Patrick Li at 2793 3929 or email to srso@srso.org.hk.

Jun 2018
  • (職安局) 誠邀出席醫護服務業之「認識及預防結核病」講座

    SRSO NEWS

     

    Dear members,

     

    We forward the following email from HKFOSHA regarding the seminar being arranged by OSHC.

     

    HKFOSHA Correspondence

     

    Dear Presidents / Chairmen,

     

    The Secretariat has received the captioned seminar information from OSHC for your members’ inforamation.

     

    Please disseminate the attached seminar leaflet to members of your organziation for their attention. 

     

    Thank you.

     

    Stella Wong

    Hong Kong Federation of Occupational Safety and Health Associations (HKFOSHA)

    Tel: 2332 9210

    Email: secretariat@hkfosha.org.hk

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HKFOSHA

     

    The Member-Organizations of the Hong Kong Federation of Occupational Safety and Health Associations (HKFOSHA)

     

    1.  The Hong Kong Occupational Safety and Health Association (HKOSHA)

         香港職業安全衛生協會

    2.  Society of Registered Safety Officers (SRSO)

         註冊安全主任協會

    3.  The Hong Kong Registered Safety Auditors Association (HKRSAA)

         香港註冊安全審核員協會

    4.  The Hong Kong Industrial Safety Association (HKISA) 

          香港工業安全協會

    5.  Construction Industry Safety-Management Association  (CISA)

         建造業安全管理學會                                                                                              

    6.  The Society of Accredited Safety Auditor (SASA)

         香港核准安全稽核師公會

    7.  IOSH Hong Kong (IOSH HK)

         職業安全健康學會(香港)

    8.  The Institute of Safety and Health Practitioners  (ISHP)

         安全健康師學會



    致:醫護服務業安全及健康委員會

    主席、副主席及各委員

     

    誠邀出席醫護服務業之「認識及預防結核病」講座

    現附上醫護服務業之「認識及預防結核病」講座報名表格,誠邀 閣下出席上述講座並協助推廣。謝謝!

     

    日期: 2018719 (星期四)

    時間: 下午4時至530( 330分開始登記)

    地點: 觀塘基督教家庭服務中心1樓禮堂

    講者: 勞工處職業健康護士蘇秀儀女士

    衞生署胸肺科護士長蘇倩梅女士

    職業安全健康局高級顧問(署理)余海娟女士

     

    如有查詢,請電2116 5636與本人聯絡。

  • 2018 HKOSHA Occupational Safety and Health Excellence Awards

    SRSO NEWS

     

    Dear members,

     

    We forward the following email from HKFOSHA regarding the award being arranged by HKOSHA.

  • 安全訊息Safety Message - Fall from Height 高空工作下墮 事故

    SRSO NEWS

     

    Dear member,

     

    We forward the following email regarding the above subject from CIC for your information.



    致:

    建造安全專責委員會、其轄下各專責小組及其他相關業界持份者

     

    建造業議會就近日有關於荃灣一商場,工友進行維修期間從高處下墮的意外事故,向各位發放以下安全訊息。 煩請閣下將以下安全訊息傳播給貴會會員/機構相關人員及其他業界持分者,謝謝。    

          

     

    l   委任合資格人士進行風險評估,在充分考慮有關工作性質及工作環境的影響後,找出所有工序的潛在危害,特別是涉及高處工作; 就着風險評估找出的潛在危害,為涉及高處工作的相關工序制定安全施工方案及程序;

    l   嚴禁使用梯子進行高處工作;

    l   提供並確保工友在高處工作時適當使用符合安全標準的工作平台或升降工作台;這些工作平台或升降工作台須符合法例規定;

    l   在進行輕便工作時,如因工作環境的限制(例如狹窄的工作空間)而未能搭建合適的工作平台或其他作承托用的安全設施,則應提供並確保工友使用合適輕便工作台;

    l   如果提供工作平台是不合理地切實可行,須向所有從事高處工作的工友/僱員提供適當的安全帶,並在進行高處工作的地點設置適當、穩固和足夠的繫穩點、獨立救生繩或防墮系統,以供高處工作的工友/僱員所配戴的安全帶持續地繫穩着;

     

    l   為每名工友/ 僱員提供適當並附設帽帶的安全帽,並確保他們在工作期間適當地配戴;

     

    l   向所有相關工友/ 僱員提供所需的安全資料、指導及訓練, 確保他們熟悉有關的安全施工程序及須採取的安全措施; 以及

     

    l   制訂及實施有效的監督制度,以確保上述的安全措施得以落實。

     

     

    以上只列出安全重點,詳細內容請參《建築地盤(安全規例》及由勞工處發出的《高處工作安全概覽》及由建造業議會發出的離地工作安全指引 及由 職業安全健康局發出的 《使用輕便工作台及流動工作台的安全指南》。

    相關新聞連結:

     

    [荃新天地維修工墮梯命危 勞工處展開調查]荃新天地維修工墮梯命危 勞工處展開調查

    http://hk.on.cc/hk/bkn/cnt/news/20180612/bkn-20180612135109345-0612_00822_001.html?eventsection=hk_news&eventid=4028834763f1f8170163f28e6d8217d8

    Source: 東方日報

     

    荃新天地工人墮梯 送院搶救命危

    http://std.stheadline.com/instant/articles/detail/738991-%E9%A6%99%E6%B8%AF-%E8%8D%83%E6%96%B0%E5%A4%A9%E5%9C%B0%E5%B7%A5%E4%BA%BA%E5%A2%AE%E6%A2%AF+%E9%80%81%E9%99%A2%E6%90%B6%E6%95%91%E5%91%BD%E5%8D%B1

    Source: 星島日報

     



    行業發展-建造安全

    建造業議會

     

    Angela YUENSenior Manager - Construction Safety
    38/F, COS Centre, 56 Tsun Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Tel: (852) 2100 9031
    Fax: (852) 2100 9090

  • Letter regarding Proper Use of Suitable Safety helmet with chin strap on Construction Sites 有關「建築地盤內

    SRSO NEWS

     

    Dear member,

     

    We forward the following email regarding the above subject from LD for your information.

    Dear Sirs/Madams,

            Please be informed that the revised Guidance Notes on the Selection, Use and Maintenance of Safety Helmets (“GN”) has just been published in June 2018.  While hard copies of the revised GN are available free of charge at divisional offices of the Occupational Safety and Health Branch of the Labour Department (“LD”), the soft copy can be downloaded from LD's webpages via this hyperlink: http://www.labour.gov.hk/eng/public/content2_8d.htm. 

    2.        Attached please find a copy of the advisory letter to construction contractors regarding proper use of suitable safety helmet with chin strap on construction sites for your reference. Please disseminate the information as appropriate. 



    3.        Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact me at 2852 4067. 


    Yours faithfully, 


    WONG Tat-foo 
    for Commissioner for Labour 



    先生/女士: 

            經修訂的《安全帽的揀選、使用及保養指引》(下稱:「指引」剛在20186月出版。該份經修訂的指引的印刷本可在本處職業安全及健康部轄下各分區辦事處免費索取,而電子版則可經此超連結在本處網頁下載:http://www.labour.gov.hk/tc/public/content2_8d.htm 

    2.        隨此電郵附上致建築地盤承建商有關「建築地盤內須正確使用備有帽帶的適當安全帽」的信件以供參考。 並請向相關的人士傳遞信中的資訊。 


    3.        如有查詢,請致電2852 4067 與本人聯絡。 


    勞工處處長 
    (
    黄達富    代行)

  • FW: CPD Seminar for Prevention of Heat Stroke at Work in a Hot Weather by HKISA on 22/6/2018 Shing J

    SRSO NEWS

     

    Dear member,

     

    We forward the following email from HKFOSHA regarding the subject seminar for your information.



    HKFOSHA Correspondence

     

    Dear Presidents / Chairmen,

     

    The Secretariat has received the following seminar information from HKISA. Please disseminated the seminar information to members of your organziation for their attention.

     

    CPD Seminar for Prevention of Heat Stroke at Work in a Hot Weather

     

    CPD Seminar for Prevention of Heat Stroke at Work in a Hot Weather

     

    Date: 22 June 2018 (Fri)

    Time: 0700 pm – 0900 pm, (Registration starts at 6:30pm)

    Venue: Room U202 The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Kowloon

     

    Content: Summer days in Hong Kong are hot and humid in general (especially on a construction site). In this seminar, speaker will share some appropriate measures that should be taken by employers and employees to prevent heat stroke when working in a hot environmental.

     

    Organiser: Hong Kong Industrial Safety Association (HKISA)

     

    Co-Organiser: Industrial Centre – The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (IC)

     

    Speaker Mr. Mok Wai Sang, First Aid Lecturer of Red Cross

     

    Medium: Cantonese with English terminology

     

    Certificate: Attendance Certificate with 2 CPD hours will be granted after the completion of seminar.

     

    Fee : Free Admission (Non-HKISA members are also welcome to attend subject to the seats available)

             The issuance of CPD certificate will be charged $100 for Non-HKISA members.

     

    Enrollment via Online Registration : http://regonline.activeeurope.com/safetyseminar20180622

     

    Enquiry: please send email to HKISA via hkisahk@yahoo.com.hk.

     

    Thank you.

     

    Stella Wong

    Hong Kong Federation of Occupational Safety and Health Associations (HKFOSHA)

    Tel: 2332 9210

    Email: secretariat@hkfosha.org.hk

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HKFOSHA

     

    The Member-Organizations of the Hong Kong Federation of Occupational Safety and Health Associations (HKFOSHA)

     

    1.  The Hong Kong Occupational Safety and Health Association (HKOSHA)

         香港職業安全衛生協會

    2.  Society of Registered Safety Officers (SRSO)

         註冊安全主任協會

    3.  The Hong Kong Registered Safety Auditors Association (HKRSAA)

         香港註冊安全審核員協會

    4.  The Hong Kong Industrial Safety Association (HKISA) 

          香港工業安全協會

    5.  Construction Industry Safety-Management Association  (CISA)

         建造業安全管理學會                                                                                              

    6.  The Society of Accredited Safety Auditor (SASA)

         香港核准安全稽核師公會

    7.  IOSH Hong Kong (IOSH HK)

         職業安全健康學會(香港)

    8.  The Institute of Safety and Health Practitioners  (ISHP)

         安全健康師學會