Congratulations to Dr Billy So on winning the Bronze Award of the 13th Hong Kong Outstanding OSH Employee Award Scheme!
Dr Billy So (Assistant Professor of RS) has been honoured with the Bronze Award of the 13th Hong Kong Outstanding OSH Employee Award Scheme in recognition of his excellent work to promote occupational safety and health culture at different levels. At the Award Presentation Ceremony on 18 October 2021, Dr So received the award from Dr David Mong, Chairman and Group CEO of Shun Hing Group as well as Member of the Occupational Safety and Health Council.
In the past years, Dr So has contributed to promoting occupational safety and health not only within PolyU but also in other organisations. At the university level, for example, he has developed the PolyU OSH Stretching Challenge Online Platform for PolyU staff members. At the community level, he has been conducting ergonomic risk assessments and health education talks for different organisations and schools, including Auxiliary Medical Service, Occupational Safety & Health Council, Hong Kong St. John Ambulance Association, Hong Kong Police College, etc. Dr So also has rich publications in the area of occupational health including conference presentations and journal publications.
We are happy that Dr So’s outstanding achievements in making his own and other people’s workplaces safer and healthier have been well recognised.