Hong Kong Safety & Health News
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2001-12-24ILO Guidelines on OS& H Mangement SystemThe ILO has just issued the above Guidelines on Occupational Safety and Health Management Systems at a Meeting of Experts held in Geneva from 19 to 27 April 2001. For details, please see http://www.ilo.org/public/english/protection/safework/managmnt/guide.htm
2002-01-17F&IU (Gas Welding &Flame Cutting) RegulatioThe above Regulation has been enacted in Nov, 2001 and a two-year grace period has been given. Gas welding and flame cutting shall be performed by competent persons who have attended the 1 day safety training.
2002-02-19F & I U (Safety Management) RegulationIt was gazetted on 30.1.2002 that the Factories & Industrial Undertakings (Safety Managment) Regulation will be effective on 1.4.2002.
2002-03-15Draft CoP on Arc WeldingCoP on Arc Welding is being prepared by Labour Department and open for consultation before April 8, 2002. Should you require a copy of the Draft CoP, please send a E-mial to victor.kwong@hongkong.com
2002-04-16COP on Control of Air Impurities in W/SThe above CoP has just been issued in April 2002. You can download the soft copy at http://www.info.gov.hk/labour/public/oh/AirImpure.exe
2002-05-02CoP on Safety ManagementThe new Code of Practice for the F&IU (Safety Management) Regulation is issued in April, 2002 at http://www.info.gov.hk/labour/eng/public/os/manage.pdf
2002-05-06OSH (Dispaly Screen Equipment) RegulationThe above Regulation has been enacted on April 26, 2002. For details, please refer to the Government website:
2002-07-19Draft Guidance Notes on CPD under SO & SS RegThe draft Guidance Notes on CPD Program under the Factories & Industrial Undertakings (SO & SS) Regulations is available for comments. Should any members require a copy of the draft, please contact victor_kwong@hongkong.com
2002-10-22indoor air quality
For details, please contact Mr. Victor Kwong at victor_kwong@hongkong.com
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