Work Safety Alert by Labour Department, HKSAR Government

     On 26 August 2011, the Labour Department (LD) launched the "Work Safety Alert" on its website to strengthen efforts in drawing the attention of interested parties, employers, contractors and workers to the general safety precautionary measures to prevent work accidents.

     The Alert provides summaries of recent fatal and serious work accidents, and highlights points for caution in implementing general safety precautionary measures. The Alert can be accessed through the LD's website (http://www.labour.gov.hk/eng/news/work_safety_alert_2012.htm )