PUBLISHED : Thursday, 24 September, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 24 September, 2009, 12:00am

Question 1

Complete Ms Lam's business card

Question 2

Read each question carefully and pick the correct answer.

Where did the accident take place?

a. SHK building

b. Cornwall Court

c. IFC

d. ICC

e. FCC

Question 3

How many workers died in the accident?

a. 5

b. 6

c. 7

d. 8

e. none

Question 4

Where did the accident happen?

a. Work platform

b. Lobby

c. Balcony

d. Pond

e. Lift shaft

Question 5

How tall is the tower?

a. 118 metres

b. 118 feet

c. 118 yards

d. 118 storeys

e. 218 metres

Question 6

How many feet did the workers fall?

a. 10

b. 20

c. 30

d. 40

e. unknown

Question 7

Why do workers use work platforms?

a. To store construction waste

b. To store building materials

c. To store stationery

d. To strengthen lifts

e. To mould concrete

Question 8

What was the work platform made of?

a. Vulcanised rubber

b. Aluminium

c. Iron

d. Steel

e. Wood and steel

Question 9

Complete Mr Li's business card.

Question 10

Read each question carefully and circle the correct answer(s).

In the past, why was the contractor prosecuted?

a. Unpaid wages

b. Substandard training

c. Substandard scaffolding

d. Equipment failure

e. Worker accident

Question 11

How many prosecutions were made last year?

a. None

b. Less than 100

c. More than 100

d. More than 1,000

e. More than 10,000

Question 12

Who owns the building?

a. Sino Estates

b. Sun Hung Kai Properties

c. New World Development

d. The government

e. The Link

Question 13

What has the owner done in reaction to the accident?

a. Gave HK$1 million to each family

b. Gave HK$1.02 billion to each family

c. Gave HK$1 million to the families

d. Gave HK$1.02 billion to the families

e. Gave HK$20,000 for funeral expenses to each family

Question 14

How many members are on the investigation task force?

a. 5

b. 6

c. 7

d. 8

e. 9

Question 15

Who is investigating the accident?

a. Fire Services Department

b. Buildings Department

c. Police

d. Labour Department

e. Highways Department

Question 16

What else did the developer say it would do for the affected families?

a. Give them free homes

b. Offer free funerals

c. Provide household appliances

d. Cover children's educational expenses

e. Provide free medical care

Question 17

What is the developer doing within the company following the accident?

a. Firing safety managers

b. Conducting safety assessment reviews

c. Suspending all construction activities

d. Hiring more safety managers

e. Strengthening safety equipment


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