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Document ID (ISN)59620
CIS number 93-85
ISBN(s) 962-7616-01-X
Year 1991
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Lee H.K.
Title Safety management - Hong Kong experience
Bibliographic information Lorrainelo Concept Design, Room 9, 1/F, 15 Watson Road, North Point, Hong Kong, 1991. 185p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract Manual on safety management, with particular emphasis on the Hong Kong experience. Topics covered: history of safety and health inspection in Hong Kong; safety and health in factories and industrial undertakings in Hong Kong (accident statistics, by industry; health at work; survey of legislation; the Factory Inspectorate; links with Britain; research; professional associations and trade unions); theoretical discussion of some basic OSH terms (risk, hazard, danger, accident); detailed discussion of the Hong Kong construction safety record; cost analysis of safety and health in industry; appraisal of safety management; organising and motivating safety at work; action at the enterprise level to improve safety and health in the Hong Kong construction industry; chemical safety and risk labelling; safety of boatswains chairs used on construction sites; comments on general duties regulations.
Descriptors (primary) Hong Kong; occupational safety and health; training material; safety planning; construction industry
Descriptors (secondary) cost of safety; United Kingdom; chemical safety; motivation; training manuals; statistics; comment on law; plant safety organization; role of workers' organizations; legislation; labour inspection; history; warning notices
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceHong Kong
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Safety programmes
OSH training
Construction industry and civil engineering