Safety training course in April 2010

Fm:                  Health, Safety & Environment Office
Date:               22 March 2010
Subject:           Safety training course in April 2010 

Health, Safety and Environment Office will arrange the following 2 safety courses in April 2010:     

Office Safety

21 April 2010 (Wed)
10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Room M109
(in Cantonese)

Ir Nelson Chan

1. Physical hazards of office environment and preventive measures
2. Health hazards in office and the precaution methods.
3. Environmental issues in office
4. Proper use of the workstation
5. Safe and proper manual handling methods
6. Safe use of office equipment
Course objectives:
To provide participants with the common occupational hazards of health, safety and environment in the Office and the preventive measures.

Target group(s):
All Departmental Health & Safety Officers and colleagues with supportive roles in office health and safety are welcome to attend. 

(Please apply on or before 13 April 2010)


Laboratory Safety Induction for Research Personnel

22 April 2010 (Thur) 
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Room R507
(English supplemented with   Cantonese)

Mr Danny Fok, Mr Chris Leung, Mr W M Cheung, Mr Ivan Chan
1.Health & Safety Policy and Risk Assessment (Danny Fok)               
2.Chemical Hazards (Danny Fok)
3.Biological Hazards (Danny Fok) 
4.Radiation and Lasers (Chris Leung) 
     10 minutes’ break 
5.Fire Safety (W M Cheung) 
6.Electrical, Mechanical and Other Hazards (Ivan Chan)
Course objectives:
To familiarize research personnel as well as other laboratory users on the general 
safety issues, potential laboratory hazards and their control measures, requirements
for working in the PolyU laboratories and emergency procedures.

Target group(s):
All research personnel as well as other laboratory users.
(Please apply on or before 13 April 2010)

Departmental Health & Safety Officers are kindly requested to review their departmental situation and invite staff to attend. Interested staff should register for the course(s) via the HSEO on-line enrolment system at     

For enquiries, please e-mail to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call HSEO General Office at tel: 3400-8386/3400-8396.